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On genocide: Just saying “no more” is not enough

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 08:37

By Justice Hub

Chaim Litewski’s parents experienced the horrors of Nazi concentration camps during World War II. Because of this, as Litewski told a packed audience at a recent HAGUE TALKS, his parents always had a healthy suspicion of “government, politicians and diplomats.”

“They really thought the world had failed them which it did,” said Litewski.

Fast forward to the 1990s and Litewski is working with the United Nations (UN...

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MH17 - does the Russian veto matter?

Will Russia veto the creation of an international tribunal to investigate the downing of MH-17
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 10:49

The potential of an MH17 tribunal has been plastered all over the news and social media over the past two weeks. Although it is arguably far-fetched, with the looming threat of a Russian veto at the Security Council, the renewed attention for the issue of accountability is definitely welcome.

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Q & A: MH17 Tribunal

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 14:26

A few days ago, the Malaysian authorities proposed that an international tribunal should be set up to judge whoever was responsible for the Malaysian Airlines MH17 crash in July 2014. What's known and what's unknown

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ICC candidate judge Ibrahim Aljazy on justice

Dr. Ibrahim Aljazy
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 13:29

Dr. Ibrahim Aljazy from Jordan is a candidate for judge at the ICC. He is a professor of international law at the University of Jordan. The election will take place as part of a resumed session of the ICC on 24 and 25 June.

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Dan Plesch: director of the War Crimes Project

Dan Plesch
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:50

Dan Plesch is the director of the War Crimes Project at SOAS University London, where the archives of the little-known United Nations War Crimes Commission (UNWCC) are stored and being examined. The records are of the thousands of national trials held just after the Second World War for international crimes: war crimes, crimes against humanity and the crime of aggression.

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Putting an ICC investigation on IS

Fatou Bensouda speaking in Kampala
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 12:41

When an email from the International Criminal Court landed in my mailbox containing the names “Bensouda” and “ISIS” I almost jumped out of my chair. The topic of ISIS and the ICC has been plastered over the news for months, with organisations, countries, experts and lawyers calling for the court to take action.

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