Category Archives: Ongwen

Eight key moments in International Criminal Court history

As the Rome Statute enters its 19th year with 124 countries now party to the International Criminal Court’s (ICC’s) founding treaty, the success of the ICC and Rome Statute system of international justice is more crucial than ever before as … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Victims sidelined in Kenya

In Global Justice news this week: Victims of the post-election violence in Kenya keep struggling with trauma, civil society warned of escalating violence in Burundi, calls for more governmental cooperation rose in the light of ICC’s preliminary examination in Afghanistan … Continue reading

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Questions abound in Uganda on Ongwen ICC trial

In this post from International Justice Monitor, Sharon Nakandha reflects on the International Criminal Court’s first outreach session in Lukodi in northern Uganda following the decision to send former Lord’s Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen to trial.

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First ICC trials for Uganda and Mali cases

ICC judges last week sent cases arising from investigations in Uganda and Mali to trial, confirming charges against suspected Lord’s Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen and alleged Islamist Ahmad al-Faqi. Ongwen faces a record number of charges in an ICC … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – “International justice will finally prevail”

In #GlobalJustice news this week: The ICC convicted former Congolese politician and militia leader Jean-Pierre Bemba for crimes committed by his troops in the Central African Republic, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) convicted Bosnian Serb leader … Continue reading

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