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New DRC law criminalizes ICC crimes, strengthens cooperation with Court

The National Assembly of the DRC took an important step in the fight against impunity earlier this month by adopting a bill that incorporates the ICC Rome Statute into domestic law.

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More communication needed to maximize impact of ICC preliminary examinations

Preliminary examinations (PEs) are carried out by the ICC prosecutor to determine whether to open a full investigation. They are also designed to deter possible violence and spur national prosecutions of grave crimes. Civil society is now calling on the … Continue reading

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