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Calls for Arab states to join the ICC emerge from Human Rights Council

As human rights worsen in the Middle East and North Africa, the International Centre for supporting Rights and Freedoms (ICSRF) has called for Arab states to join the ICC during the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council. Only … Continue reading

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Accountability high on agenda of new UN human rights chief

Unanimously confirmed last month as the new UN human rights chief, Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein has a strong track record on accountability for grave crimes. An avid advocate in the fight against impunity and a chief architect of the … Continue reading

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