The ICC says ex-Ivory Coast president Gbagbo can leave Belgium ‘under conditions’

The International Criminal Court on Thursday said former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo can leave Belgium under conditions following his acquittal last year over post-electoral violence that killed 3,000 people. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube … Read more The ICC says ex-Ivory Coast president Gbagbo can leave Belgium ‘under conditions’

DR Congo warlord Thomas Lubanga released from prison

The first man to be convicted by the International Criminal Court has been released from prison. Supporters gathered outside the jail in the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to greet Thomas Lubanga Dyilo. He was found guilty of recruiting child soldiers to fight in the second Congo war in 2012. Al Jazeera’s … Read more DR Congo warlord Thomas Lubanga released from prison

How can the ICC investigate possible war crimes in Afghanistan? | Inside Story

The International Criminal Court has authorised an investigation into accusations of war crimes in Afghanistan. An appeal by the ICC’s chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda was approved after being rejected last year. Allegations of atrocities committed by U-S soldiers, the Taliban and Afghan forces will be investigated. The torture of prisoners, sexual violence and the indiscriminate … Read more How can the ICC investigate possible war crimes in Afghanistan? | Inside Story

So now the ICC is a ‘renegade, unlawful so-called court’ – Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said Washington will take “all steps possible” to protect Americans from the International Criminal Court (ICC) approval of a probe into war crimes it allegedly committed in Afghanistan. Speaking to the media in Washington, Pompeo called the ICC’s decision “reckless.” The US, he said, will take all measures … Read more So now the ICC is a ‘renegade, unlawful so-called court’ – Pompeo

Taliban duped into peace deal?

The peace deal signed by the US and the Taliban at the weekend is not exactly, well, peaceful so far. It took 5 days before the first US airstrike against Taliban fighters, and then the International Criminal Court said it would be investigating alleged war crimes in Afghanistan over the last two decades. But considering … Read more Taliban duped into peace deal?

Sudan: What would justice for Darfur look like? | The Stream

This week, the Sudanese government and rebel groups extended a deadline for a peace deal to end conflicts in the Darfur region and other parts of the country. Months of negotiations looked closer than ever to a resolution as the government announced last week that it had agreed to allow ex-president Omar al-Bashir and others … Read more Sudan: What would justice for Darfur look like? | The Stream

Will Sudan’s former leader Omar Al Bashir face trial at the ICC? I Inside Story

One of the International Criminal Court’s most wanted people may soon face trial. Former Sudanese president Omar Al Bashir is accused of war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity in the western Darfur region. In 2003, he sent soldiers and militias to suppress mostly non-Arab rebels. The UN believes fighting, famine and disease killed at … Read more Will Sudan’s former leader Omar Al Bashir face trial at the ICC? I Inside Story

The ongoing struggle for peace in Darfur – BBC News

Sudan’s rulers have agreed to hand over ex-President Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to face genocide and war crimes charges. He is accused of serious crimes in a conflict that broke out in Darfur in 2003 and led to the deaths of 300,000. The conflict between rebels and government forces killed hundreds … Read more The ongoing struggle for peace in Darfur – BBC News

Sudan agrees to transfer ‘those indicted by the ICC’ to the Hague

Sudan has agreed to hand over those wanted by the International Criminal Court for alleged war crimes, a top Sudanese official and spokesman said Tuesday, although he did not mention by name ousted leader Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the ICC for genocide.  Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: … Read more Sudan agrees to transfer ‘those indicted by the ICC’ to the Hague

Omar al-Bashir: Sudan agrees ex-president must face ICC – BBC News

Sudan’s rulers have agreed that those wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) will appear there. The commitment came at peace talks between Sudan’s government and rebel groups from the Darfur region. The decision paves the way for ex-President Omar al-Bashir to be sent to The Hague to face charges there. He is accused of … Read more Omar al-Bashir: Sudan agrees ex-president must face ICC – BBC News

Sudan’s government agrees to hand Omar al-Bashir over to ICC

Sudan’s government has agreed to hand over former President Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC). He faces charges of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity over the conflict in Darfur. Al-Bashir was removed from power in April last year after months of nationwide demonstrations. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum, Sudan. … Read more Sudan’s government agrees to hand Omar al-Bashir over to ICC

Ex-Ivory Coast leader Gbagbo wants unconditional release from ICC

Lawyers for Ivory Coast’s former president Laurent Gbagbo argued on Thursday that he should be released without conditions while awaiting the prosecution’s appeal against his acquittal at the International Criminal Court. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our … Read more Ex-Ivory Coast leader Gbagbo wants unconditional release from ICC

The Role of Ukrainian Civil Society in Ensuring Justice for the Conflict-Affected Country

Dr Kateryna Busol, Legal Associate, Global, Rights Compliance LLP & Visiting Professional, International Criminal Court speaking on Panel II: ‘Civil Society: Enduring Relevance’. Cambridge International Law Journal 7th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference, ‘Non-State Actors and International Law’. For more information about the conference, and the Journal, see http://cilj.co.uk/