Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 11:42
The ICC Prosecutor recently issued one of her rare statements – this time regarding the worsening situation in Gaza. But what is the function of a preventive statement? This piece delves into what the ICC Prosecutor may be trying to achieve. "By issuing a preventive statement, the Prosecutor makes it clear that those crimes are being or will be committed will be closely monitored and taken into consideration for the ensuing prosecution."
Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 14:10
US attorney Haydee Dijkstal examines what effect America's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital will have on the International Criminal Court’s preliminary examination into the situation in Palestine.
Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 14:35
In this week's review, news about the Bemba appeals hearings, the IACHR opinion on gender equality, rumours of a ICC investigation into Israeli settlements, war crimes arrests in Germany and Bosnia, ECCC funding and more
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 04:23
By ICL Media Review
In this week's review, news about evidence in the Ongwen case, Gbagbo detention, Stanisic provisional release, submissions on Lubanga sentence, Benouda at the UN GA meeting and more
ICC Trial Chamber orders publication of public evidence from Ongwen case
On 25 September, Judge Betram Schmitt, acting on behalf of Trial Chamber IX of the ICC issued a decision in regards to the prosecution’s submission of public redacted versions of 17 testimonies in the case of The Prosecutor v....
Monday, July 20, 2015 - 11:48
It was the International Criminal Court in a nutshell: last Thursday, Pre-Trial Chamber I decided to hand down its decision on the Mavi Marmara incident – at 17:30 in the afternoon. My frustration over the notoriously poor timing of the ICC was quickly replaced with childish enthusiasm.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10:53
Pre-Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court has requested that Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda review her decision to not open an investigation into alleged war crimes committed on the Mavi Marmara in 2010.
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:15
For the first time in history, Palestine voted as a member of the Assembly of States Parties, a meeting of the members of the International Criminal Court in The Hague. It was an emotional day for Palestine's ambassador, Nabil Abuznaid.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 12:52
The wait is over. On 1 April 2015 Palestine officially became a fully-fledged member of the International Criminal Court. The build-up seemed to take forever and when the day finally arrived it seemed as though the normal work of international justice community came to a standstill as everyone flooded onto social media.
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 11:29
In the week that Palestine became a member of the ICC, the minister of foreign affairs of the Palestinian Authority, Riad al Maliki, was in The Hague to represent Palestine. At a special ceremony at the ICC, Palestine became the 123rd member. Al Malii made a speech, in which he spoke about Palestine’s expectations.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 08:45
Today, Palestine officially becomes the 123rd member state of the International Criminal Court (ICC). The expectation amongst many is that the victims and survivors of crimes perpetrated in Palestine since the beginning of last July will finally see some justice delivered.