Category Archives: Democratic Republic of Congo

#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 – 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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Reparations delays in the ICC Lubanga case

In this guest post from IJMonitor, Gaelle Carayon, post conflict policy advisor at REDRESS, reports on the latest developments concerning the reparations for the victims in the case of Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga.

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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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