Kabuga’s arrest : “There is no justice without publicity.”

“The best possibility will be Rwanda. The crime happened in Rwanda and 25 years later it’s time for Rwanda to have the occasion to make an important trial. Second possibility should be in Paris. There has been some genocide trials in Paris, they have been very fair, very well done. Or the third possibility would … Read more Kabuga’s arrest : “There is no justice without publicity.”

Prince Harry says life has ‘changed dramatically’ as he speaks about the Invictus Games | Covid-19

The Duke of Sussex said life has “changed dramatically” as he marked what would have been the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games. In a video posted on the event’s Twitter account, Harry urged the “Invictus family” to look out for each other and encouraged them to get involved with virtual activities over the coming days. The 2020 Invictus … Read more Prince Harry says life has ‘changed dramatically’ as he speaks about the Invictus Games | Covid-19

Prince Harry confirms postponement of 2020 Invictus Games

Prince Harry has confirmed that the 2020 Invictus Games, due to take place in the Hague, have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The plan is to hold them instead in May and June 2021. “We are all extremely saddened that the 5th edition of the Invictus Games can no longer take place in … Read more Prince Harry confirms postponement of 2020 Invictus Games

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

Myanmar ordered to protect Rohingya Muslims

The United Nations’ court, based in The Hague in the Netherlands, ordered Myanmar to take urgent measures to protect Rohingyas from persecution and atrocities. Rohingya Muslims remain “at serious risk of genocide” in Myanmar, the International Court of Justice has ruled. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews … Read more Myanmar ordered to protect Rohingya Muslims

ICJ orders Myanmar to protect Rohingya

The Hague-based International Court of Justice (ICJ)has ordered Myanmar to take emergency measures to prevent genocide of the Rohingya. In a unanimously-ruled order issued by a panel of 17 judges, and read by presiding Judge Abdulaqawi Ahmed Yusuf, the court upheld the provisions of the 1948 Genocide Convention – saying Myanmar had “caused irreparable damage … Read more ICJ orders Myanmar to protect Rohingya

ICJ orders Myanmar to take steps to protect Rohingya

The Rohingya Muslim minority “remain at serious risk of genocide” said the United Nations’ top court on Thursday, as it ordered “provisional measures” against Myanmar. Myanmar had not proposed any measures aimed at ensuring the Rohingya’s right to exist, and conditions necessary for emergency measures to be taken in the country have been met, ruled … Read more ICJ orders Myanmar to take steps to protect Rohingya

Will the ICJ order Myanmar to stop the Rohingya genocide?

The International Court of Justice is set to rule on a request for emergency measures aimed at preventing further acts of violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. The Gambia filed a lawsuit in November accusing Myanmar’s military of committing “an ongoing genocide” on the minority group. More than 700,000 Rohingya fled to neighbouring Bangladesh in … Read more Will the ICJ order Myanmar to stop the Rohingya genocide?

Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi to defend genocide charge at UN court – BBC News

Aung San Suu Kyi is due to appear at the UN’s International Court of Justice in The Hague to defend Myanmar against accusations of genocide. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate will hear allegations that Myanmar committed atrocities against Muslim Rohingya. Thousands of Rohingya were killed and more than 700,000 fled to neighbouring Bangladesh during an … Read more Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi to defend genocide charge at UN court – BBC News

Volvo Ocean Race Pit-Stop Set for The Hague, in The Netherlands

The Volvo Ocean Race will arrive at The Hague on Friday 19th June 2015, according to the organisers. The boats will enter the Dutch harbour after sailing from the French port of Lorient. The overnight pit stop will see the boats resume racing on the 20th with the same time gaps between them as when … Read more Volvo Ocean Race Pit-Stop Set for The Hague, in The Netherlands

Judge Peter Tomka Elected President of International Court of Justice

The new President of the International Court of Justice will be Judge Peter Tomka of Slovakia. He will be assisted by the newly elected Vice President, Judge Bernardo Sepúlveda-Amor of Mexico. Both positions were appointed on Monday 6th February following consultations in the General Assembly of the United Nations and the UN Security Council. The … Read more Judge Peter Tomka Elected President of International Court of Justice

Final Suspect Arrested by the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Goran Hadžić was the final suspect to be arrested by the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. The arrest formed the final chapter in the work of the tribunal which set out to arrest 161 former leaders for war crimes and crimes against humanity. The arrests of Ratko Mladic and Goran Hadžić had been cited … Read more Final Suspect Arrested by the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Judge Alphons Orie Allows Prosecution to Partially Amend Ratko Mladić Indictment

The judge presiding over the case against against alleged Serbian war criminal Ratko Mladić has allowed the prosecution to partially alter the indictment against him. The prosecution moved to alter several geographic locations and time frames mentioned in the document on 10th May. Judge Alphons Orie granted the motion in part. The judge allowed for … Read more Judge Alphons Orie Allows Prosecution to Partially Amend Ratko Mladić Indictment

Sudan: International Criminal Court to Decide on Charging Sudanese President with Genocide

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands, has reversed a decision of the Pre-Trial Chamber I not to issue an arrest warrant for the Sudanese President Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir for the charge of genocide. The standard of proof applied for the arrest warrant had been set too high, … Read more Sudan: International Criminal Court to Decide on Charging Sudanese President with Genocide