Showing posts with label ICC. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ICC. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Palestine calls on ICC to investigate Israeli ‘human rights violations’

Palestine calls on ICC to investigate Israeli ‘human rights violations’
The Palestinian Foreign Ministry has asked the International Criminal Court to open a probe into Israeli violations against Palestinians, linked to illegal settlements, calling Tel Aviv’s actions “crimes against humanity”.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Millions of Afghans Submit War Crimes Claims

Afghans Submit War Crimes Claims
Since the International Criminal Court began collecting material three months ago for a possible war crimes case involving Afghanistan, it has gotten a staggering 1.17 million statements from Afghans who say they were victims.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Palestinian Office in US to Remain Open

Palestinian Office in US
The Palestine Liberation Organization office in Washington can remain open to discuss peace with Israel and may be able to resume full operations soon, the US State Department said Friday.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

US rejects ICC war crimes probe in Afghanistan

war crimes probe in Afghanistan
The Pentagon on Tuesday rejected the International Criminal Court's decision to ask for an investigation about alleged war crimes which could have been committed by soldiers of the United States and the CIA in Afghanistan, saying it lacks the necessary safeguard.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

France to help ICC prosecute ISIS "militants" in Syria

France is “ready to cooperate” with the International Criminal Court to probe ISIS "militants" in Syria for war crimes, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Monday.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

EU regrets Russia’s decision to leave ICC: Federica Mogherini

The EU regrets about  refusal of Russia to participate in the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini stated.

Le président philippin menace d'imiter Moscou et de se retirer de la CPI. Ces tyrans éhontés ne s'en prennent qu'aux petits pays comme nous

Le président philippin Rodrigo Duterte a menacé jeudi d'emboîter le pas à la Russie et de retirer son pays de la Cour pénale internationale (CPI), excédé par les critiques portées à l'étranger contre sa violente guerre contre la drogue.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Russia withdraws from International Criminal Court

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree withdrawing Russia from the International Criminal Court, following the recent withdrawals of Gambia, Burundi and South Africa.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

US may have committed war crimes in Afghanistan, says ICC

US forces may have committed war crimes in Afghanistan through the "cruel or violent" interrogation of detainees, mostly between 2003-2004, the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court said Monday.

Monday, March 7, 2016

Marshall Islands takes nuclear powers to ICC

The tiny Marshall Islands in Micronesia is taking on the world's nuclear powers with an unprecedented legal case that is being heard at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague.

Friday, November 6, 2015

ICC repeats prosecutor has to reconsider Gaza flotilla probe

Judges at the International Criminal Court reiterated Friday that the court's prosecutor has to reconsider her decision not to investigate the storming by Israel of an aid flotilla heading to Gaza.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Lawyer seeks probe of Russia-Georgia war. Investigation a first for ICC outside of Africa if approved

The prosecutor for the world's only permanent war crimes court Thursday called for an inquiry to be opened into alleged abuses during a swift but brutal 2008 conflict between Georgia and Russia.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Colombia to present border crisis with Venezuela to International tribunal

Colombia's attorney general is assessing the possibility of presenting the country's border crisis with Venezuela to the International Criminal Court, the website of El Tiempo daily reported.

Monday, August 3, 2015

Palestinians submit case of Jewish arson attack to ICC

The Palestinians on Monday submitted to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague the case of Friday's Jewish arson attack on a Palestinian house near the West Bank city of Nablus, which killed an 18-month-old toddler, officials said.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Libya sentences Qaddafi’s son to death

A Libyan court on Tuesday sentenced slain dictator Muammar Qaddafi's son Saif al-Islam and eight other defendants to death for crimes during the 2011 uprising.

Friday, May 1, 2015

ICC says Palestinians too could face war crimes probes

The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor has said she is weighing opening war crimes investigations into Palestinians as well as Israelis after Palestine joined the tribunal's jurisdiction last month.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Israel and Palestinians 'reach accord' on frozen taxes. Tel Aviv to transfer more than $450 million of tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority...

Israel has agreed to transfer in full hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes collected for the Palestinian Authority but frozen in a row over the International Criminal Court (ICC), the Palestinian president said.

Mahmoud Abbas said that  "There is an agreement; the money will be sent in full.''

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Abbas threatens Israel with ICC over frozen tax cash

Mahmoud Abbas, the President of the Palestinian Authority, says he has returned funds from frozen tax revenues handed over by Israel because they amounted to only a third of the total owed.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

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