Monday, February 20, 2017 - 16:26
As part of the continuing debate on Africa and the ICC and the potential for cooperation of withdrawal, we republish here a piece by three heads of African offices for the International Center for Transitional Justice.
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 00:00
In this week's review, news about the first reparations for victims at the ICC, Gambia is back as an ICC member, ISIS war crimes and genocide against the Yazidi targeted, a Kosovo Truth Commission and more
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 00:00
In this week's review, news about crimes against humanity in Syrian prison, judges appointed to the Kosovo Tribunal, Sri Lanka’s war crimes investigation, new African Court judges and much more
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 12:57
It’s a foreboding title - ‘The World in Crisis’ - but relevant. The subjects covered by the International Bar Association’s (IBA) Annual Conference on International Criminal Law were refugees, peace versus justice after conflict, how wars are being funded through trafficking in antiquities and people and money laundering, and immunity from prosecutions.
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 09:50
For the past eight years, we have been bracing for the first possible withdrawals by African states from the International Criminal Court. They began late last year, when three African State Parties decided to submit notices of withdrawal to the UN treaty office. Human rights organizations and victims’ rights groups advocated that this move would betray victims’ rights to justice, and that the court needs to be strengthened, not abandoned.
Friday, February 3, 2017 - 00:00
In this week's review, news about the AU resolution on the ICC, fo in court, MICT’s order to Turkey, CAH in Gambia and Philippines and more
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 00:00
In this week's review, news about communications in the Ugandan LRA rebels, lobby for reparations in ICC Mali case, possible Hague extradition for former Kosovo PM, Belgian war crimes suit against senior Israeli politician and more
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 17:07
This month: Donald Trump scares the world, Yahya Jammeh slips away and Kenya learns to live with the ICC (for now).
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 14:41
The bottom line is that putting the former Gambia Head of State Yayha Jammeh on trial would take a large amount of political will – and that’s not in evidence. But keep on reading as we explore the arguments:
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 00:00
In this week's review, news about the reopening of the Ongwen trial and a decision on medical examinations, a hearing on detained Turkish judge, release of former Ksovo PM, charges against former Romanian President, Islamic State accused of crimes against humanity in Iraq and more