Tag results for 'International Criminal Court'

Russia: the diplomatic standoff

Podcast: Russia, under President Vladimir Putin, continues to adopt a defiant stance on the world stage – prompting concerns of a new Cold War. Relations with the West have declined rapidly following Russia’s involvement in the Syrian conflict, the Ukraine crisis and, most recently, Russian interference in the US presidential election.

Released on Mar 15, 2018

Ending impunity for global crimes

Podcast: The ICC's President, Chief Prosecutor and Registrar assess the achievements and challenges of the Court fifteen years on from its inception.

Released on Jan 25, 2018

Trio of war crimes convictions marks milestone for international justice

Several key convictions of former heads of state for war crimes have made 2016 a ground-breaking year for the global fight to end impunity. Separate cases at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and most recently at the Extraordinary African Chambers in Senegal have resulted in landmark convictions.

Released on Jul 14, 2016

The extraordinary journey towards justice in Africa

IBA Global Insight, Aug/Sept 2016 - Twenty-six years after he was ousted, Chadian dictator Hissène Habré was finally brought to account in May 2016. Global Insight examines the remarkable events leading up to the trial and assesses what the verdict means for international criminal justice in Africa and further afield