Tag: crimes against humanity

Historic conviction: German court sentences Gambian death squad driver to life in prison

December 4, 2023

A German regional court on Thursday (30 November) handed down a historic sentence when it sent a former member of a Gambian death squad to ... Read More

Algeria: Switzerland re-launches legal action against Khaled Nezzar for crimes against humanity

August 30, 2023

The Attorney General of Switzerland has filed an indictment in the Federal Criminal Court against former Algerian defense minister Khaled Nezzar for crimes against humanity ... Read More

Switzerland charges Gambia’s ex-minister with crimes against humanity

April 19, 2023

Switzerland's attorney general has filed an indictment against a former interior minister of Gambia for crimes against humanity committed under ex-strongman leader Yahya Jammeh between ... Read More

Libya-crimes against humanity: UN fact-finding mission calls for accountability to end impunity

March 27, 2023

The UN Independent Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) on Libya has called for accountability for the crimes against humanity committed in Libya, expressing deep concern over the ... Read More

Algeria: Gen. Khaled Nezzar to Stand Trial in Switzerland for “War Crimes”

February 9, 2022

The Swiss Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has retained the charges of “complicity in war crimes” and “crimes against humanity” against former Chief of ... Read More