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Militia Leader Sentenced (November 10, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On November 7, 2014, a military court in the Democratic Republic of the Congo gave a ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Military justice; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the

Release of Prisoners Based on State or Security Reasons (October 23, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 29, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Government Law (Amendment No. 9), 5774-2014 ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Terrorism; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Israel

Gaza War Crimes Commission to Be Formed (July 30, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 23, 2014, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) adopted a resolution after concluding ...

Topic: Human rights; War crimes
Jurisdiction: U.N. Human Rights Council

Policy Paper on Sexual and Gender-Based Crime (June 13, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On June 6, 2014, Fatou Bensouda, the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), issued ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against humanity; Human rights; International criminal court; Sex offenses; War crimes
Jurisdiction: International Criminal Court

Convicted War Criminal Sentenced (May 30, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On May 23, 2014, the International Criminal Court (ICC) sentenced Germain Katanga, a militia leader from ...

Topic: International organizations; Sentencing; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; International Criminal Court

Human Rights Council to Investigate Alleged War Crimes Committed During Civil War (April 04, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On March 27, 2014, the United Nations Human Rights Council voted to start an investigation into ...

Topic: Human rights; International organizations; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka; United Nations

Militia Leader Convicted of War Crimes (March 20, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On March 7, 2014, the International Criminal Court (ICC) convicted Germain Katanga, a former militia leader ...

Topic: International criminal court; International organizations; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; International Criminal Court

Rights Expert Calls for Stronger Judicial System (March 11, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Suliman Baldo, the United Nations independent expert on human rights in Mali, recently expressed his concern ...

Topic: International organizations; Judiciary; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Mali; United Nations

Call for War Crimes Investigation (February 27, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On February 24, 2014, Navanetham Pillay, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR), called ...

Topic: International organizations; Judiciary; Religious minorities; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka

Rights Groups Decry New Amnesty Law (February 14, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On February 4, 2014, the legislature of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) approved a ...

Topic: International affairs; Peace; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the

First Execution of War Criminal Convicted by International Crimes Tribunal (January 09, 2014) by Shameema Rahman

Islamist leader Abdul Kader Mullah, convicted of atrocities in Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence from Pakistan, ...

Topic: Capital punishment; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

Supreme Court Rules Government Ordinance on Truth and Reconciliation Commission to Be Unconstitutional (January 08, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On January 2, 2014, Nepal's Supreme Court ruled unconstitutional an ordinance adopted by the Maoist-led government ...

Topic: Constitution; Human rights; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Nepal

Tribunal Issues Death Sentences for War Crimes (November 12, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On November 3, 2013, the International Crimes Tribunal for Bangladesh handed down death sentences to two ...

Topic: Crimes against humanity; Genocide; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

Legislation Introduced on Criminalization of Holocaust Denial (September 27, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On September 3, 2013, legislation aimed at amending the Criminal Code of Ukraine and criminalizing the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Genocide; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

New Security Council Resolution Against Sexual Violence (July 08, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On June 24, 2013, the United Nations Security Council unanimously passed Resolution 2106, on increasing the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International affairs; War; Families
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Six Former Croatian Leaders Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity (June 04, 2013) by Constance Johnson

According to a press release from the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), on ...

Topic: Judiciary; Genocide; War crimes
Jurisdiction: International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Former Member of Parliament Receives Death Sentence (March 12, 2013) by Shameema Rahman

On February 28, 2013, the Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal (ICT), in its third decision to date, ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

Convicted War Criminal Sentenced to Death (January 25, 2013) by Shameema Rahman

A court in Bangladesh known as the International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) has sentenced a former leader ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

Final Trial Opens (October 19, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On October 16, 2012, the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) began its last ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Preliminary Investigation Launched into Recent Violence (July 23, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On July 18, 2012, the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, stated ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: International Criminal Court; Mali

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Last updated: November 10, 2014