Tag: ICC

Congolese warlord ‘Terminator’ Ntaganda transferred to serve sentence in Belgium

December 16, 2022

Convicted Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda, dubbed the "Terminator," has been transferred from the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) to Belgium to start a 30-year sentence ... Read More

DRC urges ICC to prioritize crimes in country’s east as peace talks yield no progress

December 8, 2022

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has urged International Criminal Court (ICC) to prioritize crimes committed in the country’s volatile eastern provinces, as a third round ... Read More

“Historical” trial opens with ex-Guinea military ruler blamed for 2009 stadium massacre

September 29, 2022

Former Guinean president and military ruler Moussa Dadis Camara and 10 other men are set to face trial for a 2009 stadium massacre that saw ... Read More

Sudan to hand former President Omar al-Bashir, other officials to ICC

August 12, 2021

Sudan will hand over to the International Criminal Court (ICC) several of its former leaders, including deposed autocrat Omar al-Bashir, wanted for crimes against humanity ... Read More

ICC: Fatou Bensouda hands over to her successor; review of nine years in office

June 16, 2021

At the end of a nine-year term, the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bensouda, hands over the reins of the international justice agency ... Read More

Sudan: International Criminal Court Prosecutor Visits Darfur

June 1, 2021

Fatou Bensouda met with authorities and representatives of communities affected by the genocide. The Gambian jurist is nearing the end of her term, but she ... Read More

ICC threatens foreign fighters in Libya with prosecution

May 18, 2021

The International Criminal Court, ICC, Monday wielded prosecution against mercenaries and foreign troops in Libya for using detention centers to commit a variety of serious ... Read More

Sudan: Bashir Refuses to be Transferred to ICC- Lawyer

February 12, 2020

Former Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has refused to deal with the International Criminal Court, ICC, his lawyer has said after authorities agreed to hand over ... Read More

Ex-Ivorian Leader Gbagbo Requests Unconditional Release

February 7, 2020

Côte d’Ivoire's former president Laurent Gbagbo on Thursday asked the International Criminal Court a release without conditions while awaiting the prosecution's appeal against his acquittal. ... Read More

ICC prosecutor to appeal Gbagbo’s acquittal

September 17, 2019

The office of the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Monday said her office would appeal the acquittal of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo. ... Read More