Friday, April 14, 2017 - 00:00
In this week's review, news about Gotovina charges, timing for ICC Contempt appeal, African Court direct access, South Sudan genocide claims, and more
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 12:00
In this week's review, South Africa appears before the ICC, the UN investigation into the Syria chemical attack, arguments around Bosnian Serb general’s request for provisional release, and more
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 12:43
Judges at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) have been hearing this week arguments about the convictions for war crimes in 2013 of six former high ranking Bosnian Croats. They received a total of 111 years in the original verdict for forcibly removing Bosniaks in an attempt to create a ‘Greater Croatia’ during the 1990’s. Their war crimes and crimes against humanity included murders, rapes, sexual assault and deportations.
Their appeal – and the strong support for it in Croatia - is one example of how the tribunal’s legacy is in dispute.
Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 12:00
In this week's review, the ICC decides on jurisdiction in the Ntaganda case, former Kosovo prime minister arrested for alleged war crimes, call for international judges in Sri Lanka war crimes probe and much more.
Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 15:36
In this week's review, Habre appeal against life-sentence, Rwandan genocide trial delayed, UN view of Colombia’s amnesty bill, and more.
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 11:53
The protection of witnesses testifying about the Kosovo war has long been a major challenge, but the new Hague-based Kosovo Specialist Chambers believes it can succeed where others failed.
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 09:10
The UN-backed Yugoslav war crimes tribunal has tried hard to protect witnesses and has prosecuted several people for intimidation, but its latest attempt has provoked a bitter dispute with Serbia.
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 11:13
In this week's review, news about the Prosecution appeal of Seselj’s acquittal, the Ongwen and Al-Mahdi cases, the application for an investigation into the OTP on Ruto, STL contempt case closing arguments and more.
Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 20:16
The conviction of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic for genocide and nine counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity for crimes committed during the Bosnian war, was met with both quiet satisfaction and loud disagreement by victims Thursday at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY).
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 09:19
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) is a United Nations' court of law that deals with war crimes that took place during the conflicts in the Balkans in the 1990s.