Category Archives: Central African Republic

Bemba verdict: First ICC command responsibility trial – all you need to know

The ICC hands down its fourth ever judgment on 21 March 2016 in the case against Jean-Pierre Bemba. The Congolese politician and militia leader is charged with responsibility for grave crimes allegedly committed by a militia under his control in the … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Timbuktu destruction case at ICC | El Salvador accedes to Rome Statute

In Global Justice news this week: Timbuktu destruction pre-hearing opened this week; El Salvador acceded to the Rome Statute; the trials of Bosco Ntaganda and Jean Pierre Bemba continued; ICC judged incorporated new regulations to enhace the effectiveness and efficiency … 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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#GlobalJustice Weekly- No ICC withdrawal at African Union summit

In Global Justice news this week: facts about the 26th African Union summit and the ICC; the trials of Laurent Gbagbo and Blé Goudé continued; ICC to deliver its veredict on the Bemba case on March; opening of the first … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Large contribution boosts Trust Fund for Victims of ICC crimes

In Global Justice news this week: Large contribution boosts Trust Fund for Victims of ICC crimes; Joseph Kony and his Lord Resistance Army remain a serious threat to peace in war-torn CAR; ICC fugitive Omar al-Bashir is not expected to … Continue reading

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