International Criminal Court

Type: Organization
Name: International Criminal Court
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 49 mins ago - 3 reports

Palestine under heavy US pressure

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says the United States has imposed a heavy pressure on Palestinians to abandon plans to seek a UN Security Council resolution against the Israeli regime. Abbas said in the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah on Wednesday ... [Published Press tv - 4 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Abbas Threatens PA Will Join ICC if UN Fails to Secure Israeli Withdraw From West Bank

Mahmoud Abbas. Photo: World Economic Forum.Ynet – The Palestinian Authority will join the International Criminal Court and possibly even cut ties with Israel if the UN Security Council does not pass a resolution setting a time frame for an Israeli withdrawal ... [Published Algemeiner.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

ICC rejects Kenyan president’s request to miss a hearing

The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday rejected a request by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s lawyers to have him excused from a hearing next week, saying the case was at a “critical juncture.”“The chamber, by majority finds that the requirements ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 11 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Kenyatta trial must probe witness tampering says activist

“Something is going on in making witnesses die or recant, and that must be investigated,” Kiai said in an interview with the Thomson Reuters Foundation ahead of receiving the Freedom House annual award on Wednesday for outstanding contributions to political ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 9 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Israel's Impunity

On the latest Israeli assault to the Gaza strip more than 2200 people were killed .Most of them were civilian including women and children. Israel claimed that the massive attack against one of the most densely populated areas was self defense against ... [Published Press tv - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Volokh Conspiracy: Constitutional problems with international courts

The Cornell Law Review has just published my new article , “Three International Courts and Their Constitutional Problems.” The article considers the constitutionality of joining the International Criminal Court in light of largley forgotten debates over ... [Published Washington Post - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 11 reports

Kenya's President Kenyatta is summoned to world criminal court: Will he go?

A summons by the International Criminal Court to Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta is forcing a standoff between the symbol of international justice – and the prerogatives of a sitting president whose decision on compliance could damage his country's foreign ... [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - 14 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

ICC Judges Order Kenyan President To Appear Before The Court

THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS, Oct 1 (NNN-KBC) -- The judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) here have ordered Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta to appear in person at a status conference scheduled to take place on Oct 8.Tuesday's decision by the ... [Published Bernama - 20 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

ICC Witness Says Raila Warned of Bloodbath in 2007

By Judie KaberiaNairobi - The 25th witness in the International Criminal Court (ICC) trial against Deputy President William Ruto and Joshua arap Sang says he heard former premier Raila Odinga warn people on two separate occasions that there would be a ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

International Criminal Court fails to address sexual violence

The International Criminal Court (ICC) is falling short on promises to prosecute sexual and gender-based violence, placing its legitimacy at risk, according to UNSW Professor Louise Chappell.Professor Chappell will argue at next week's UNSW So what? Lecture ... [Published Noodls - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

ICC opens probe into war crimes

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has opened a formal probe into war crimes in the Central African Republic. BBC News reports that ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said there had been 'endless' instances of r ape, murder, forced displacement, persecution ... [Published Legalbrief - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

ICC under fire as Kenyan war crimes case falters

Analysts say the possible collapse of charges against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, for crimes against humanity has been brought about by prosecution weaknesses and even political manipulation by the International Criminal ... [Published Legalbrief - Sep 30 2014]

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"The Palestinian leadership is coming under heavy pressure not to go to the Security Council or join international organisations, and the main pressure relates to aid" he said, indicating that the $700 million (555 million euros) in US aid was at stake
To be sure, as the late Israeli Foreign Minister Abba Eban once said , "The Arabs [Palestinians] never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity." Abbas' performance was a classic case of a missed opportunity
Marzouki pointed to three dimensions of his country's support for the Palestine cause: "Tunisia accepts what the Palestinians decide, supports Palestinian unity by seeking to unify [our Palestinian] brothers, and stands by the side of the Palestinian people."

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After a first visit to the region, a United Nations human rights rapporteur on Gaza has provided more fodder for Palestinian calls to place Israel before various forums for justice, including the International Criminal Court. “Voices from across the ...
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