Category Archives: Kenya

#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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Hopes for justice in 2016

Civil society members of the Coalition for the ICC share their expectations for accountability for grave crimes in Guinea, Georgia, Colombia, Burundi and Kenya this year.

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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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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Alarm signals grow in Burundi

New patterns of grave human rights violations emerging in Burundi will end in disaster if left unchecked warned the UN human rights chief in a new report released today.

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