Category Archives: Ruto/Sang

#GlobalJustice Weekly – Protection of human rights in jeopardy

In Global Justice news this week: Governments undermining the International Criminal Court, confirmation of charges in the case of Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi for alleged cultural war crimes opens at ICC on 1 March, UN warns about commission of … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Afghanistan: Record numbers of civilian casualties

In Global Justice news this week: the conflict in Afghanistan reached the highest number recorded of civilian casualties; delays on reparations for the victims of the Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga; civil society experts discussed the implication of the ICC … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Recanted witness testimony inadmissible in Ruto/Sang ICC trial

  In Global Justice news this week: Recanted witness testimony inadmissible in ICC trial of Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto and Joshua Sang; ICC Trust Fund for Victims to report on reparations; Al-Bashir case before South African court; UN concerned … Continue reading

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Ruto/Sang: Appeals judges to decide on use of recanted witness testimony

ICC appeals judges will rule this Friday on whether the recanted testimony of several prosecution witnesses will be accepted as evidence in the trial of Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto and Joshua Sang. Defense lawyers have challenged the prosecutor’s attempt … Continue reading

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6 facts about the African Union summit and the ICC

Reports that the African Union endorsed a Kenyan proposal for African states to withdraw from the ICC at its summit last week are unfounded. Here are six facts to set the record straight.

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