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Israel on Thursday said it has formally decided not to cooperate with an International Criminal Court war crimes investigation into the...

Israel refuses to work with ICC on war crimes probe, says 'no authority'
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Israel to Tell ICC It Will Not Cooperate With War Crimes Inquiry

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel will tell the International Criminal Court that it will not cooperate with its investigation into possible war crimes...
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Ivory Coast's Ex-President and Ally Are Free to Return Home

Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo and a close ally who was a youth leader are free to return home after being definitively acquitted on charges of crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court, President Alassane Ouattara made the announcement one week after appeals judges at the International Criminal Court upheld the acquittal of Gbagbo and former minister of youth Charles Ble Goude for charges related to post-electoral violence in 2010 to 2011 that left 3,000...
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'Ecocide' movement pushes for a new international crime: Environmental destruction

A growing number of world leaders advocate making ecocide a crime before the International Criminal Court, to serve as a “moral line”...
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The US is talking to allies about boycotting 2022 Beijing Olympics over genocide against Uyghurs in Xinjiang

A Chinese flag flutters in front of the IOC headquarters during a protest by activists of the International Tibet Network against the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on Februay 3, 2021 in Lausanne. Fabrice Coffrini/Getty Images The US and its allies are discussing a possible boycott of the 2020 Beijing Olympics. "It is something that we certainly wish to discuss," the State Department said on Tuesday. China is facing growing backlash over what's widely considered to be genocide against ...
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US lifts Trump administration's sanctions on top ICC prosecutor

Mike Pompeo had imposed sanctions and refused visas after Fatou Bensouda launched investigation into alleged war crimes The United States have lifted sanctions and a travel ban imposed by Donald Trump’s administration on the top prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, calling for a more cooperative relationship.Former secretary of state Mike Pompeo last year imposed sanctions and refused visas for the outgoing prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, after she launched an investigation into alleged w...
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Biden revokes Trump executive order

President Joe Biden revoked a Trump executive order that authorized sanctions on International Criminal Court officials and lifted sanctions on two officials, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a statement Friday.
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Biden revokes Trump executive order sanctioning International Criminal Court officials

President Joe Biden revoked a Trump executive order that authorized sanctions on International Criminal Court officials and lifted sanctions on two officials, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a statement Friday.
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Biden revokes Trump's sanctions on International Criminal Court

Biden had delayed the move at Israel's request.
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U.S. Lifts Trump's Sanctions on ICC Prosecutor, Court Official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The United States on Friday lifted sanctions on International Criminal Court prosecutor Fatou Bensouda that drew...
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ICC Judges Uphold Acquittal of Ivory Coast President

International Criminal Court appeals judges have upheld the acquittals of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo and former minister Charles Ble Goude on charges of involvement in deadly post-election violence.
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ICC Upholds Acquittal of Ex-Ivory Coast President Gbagbo, Co-Defendant

By Stephanie van den BergTHE HAGUE (Reuters) - The International Criminal Court on Wednesday upheld the 2019 acquittal of former Ivory Coast...
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ICC Judges to Rule on Ivory Coast President's Acquittal

International Criminal Court judges are ruling on the appeal by prosecutors against the acquittal of Ivory Coast’s former president on charges of involvement in deadly violence that erupted after 2010 elections.
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ICC Holds Reparations Ceremony for Timbuktu Mausoleums

Authorities say funds from the International Criminal Court will now be used to further protect mausoleums that had been destroyed in Timbuktu by Islamic extremists and then reconstructed.
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ICC Judges to Rule on Ex-Congolese Militia Leader's Appeal Against War Crimes Conviction

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court will on Tuesday rule on an attempt by former Congolese militia leader...
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ICC Letter Triggering Deferral Deadline Sent to Israel, Palestinians

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Prosecutors at the International Criminal Court said on Friday they have sent Israel and the Palestinians notifications of...
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LRA’s Ongwen: A critical first ICC conviction

Lord’s Resistance Army leader found guilty of forced pregnancy charges in landmark case The post LRA’s Ongwen: A critical first ICC conviction appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Int'l Court Judges Award $30M to Congolese Warlord's Victims

International Criminal Court judges have awarded $30 million (25.3 million euros) in reparations to victims of crimes for which a Congolese warlord was convicted.
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ICC launches war crimes probe into Israeli practices

JERUSALEM (AP) - The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor on Wednesday launched an investigation into alleged crimes in the...
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Bereaved Palestinians Urge ICC to Advance War Crimes Probe

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Rami AyyubGAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinians urged the International Criminal Court on Thursday to push ahead with a...
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ICC opens war crimes probe into Israeli actions

By Josef Federman and Mike Corder | Associated Press JERUSALEM — The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor on Wednesday launched an investigation into alleged crimes in the Palestinian territories, turning the tribunal’s focus toward Israeli military actions and settlement construction on lands captured in the 1967 Mideast war. The decision dealt an embarrassing blow to the Israeli government, which had conducted an aggressive public relations and behind-the-scenes diplomatic campaign ...
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ICC Launches War Crimes Probe Into Israeli Practices

The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor has launched an investigation into alleged crimes in the Palestinian territories.
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Why Israel fears the ICC war crimes investigation

Analysis: officials recognise there is a real risk of prosecution over the deadly 2014 conflictThe date of 13 June 2014 listed by the international criminal court’s chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, as the starting point for its investigation into potential war crimes committed by Israelis and Palestinians is a significant one.The day before, as that year’s World Cup opened, three Israeli teenagers were kidnapped and murdered by a Hamas cell on the West Bank while hitchhiking in the occupied Pal...
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Israeli officials start to feel the impact of ICC investigation

While the probe and any trials that might follow could take years, hundreds are being warned not to travelThe date of 13 June 2014 listed by the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda as the starting point for its investigation into potential war crimes committed by Israelis and Palestinians is a significant one.The day before, as that year’s World Cup opened, three Israeli teenagers were kidnapped and murdered by a Hamas cell on the West Bank while hitchhiking in the occ...
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ICC investigates alleged crimes in Palestinian territories (apnews.com)

JERUSALEM (AP) — The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor on Wednesday launched an investigation into alleged crimes in the...
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Factbox: What Is the International Criminal Court?

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Wednesday opened a formal investigation into possible war crimes...
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International Criminal Court opens Israel-Palestine war crimes probe

Israel has fiercely opposed the investigation into potential crimes in the Palestinian territories.
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ICC to open formal investigation into war crimes in Palestine

Decision to open inquiry into both sides in conflict is result of nearly five years of work, says prosecutorThe prosecutor of the international criminal court has announced that her office will open a formal investigation into war crimes in Palestine that will examine both sides in the conflict.The court ruled on 5 February that it had jurisdiction in the case, a move that prompted swift rejection from the US and Israel. The Palestinian Authority welcomed the decision. Continue reading...
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ICC opens investigation into war crimes in Palestinian territories

Inquiry expected to investigate alleged crimes committed by both Israelis and PalestiniansThe International Criminal Court has launched an investigation into alleged war crimes in the Palestinian territories, including the period covered by the 2014 Gaza war, potentially placing hundreds of Israelis – including soldiers and senior political figures – at risk of prosecution.The long-awaited probe, which has been fiercely resisted by Israel, comes after years of deliberations over whether the ICC ...
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ICC Prosecutor to Open Formal Probe Into War Crimes in Palestinian Territories

By Stephanie van den Berg and Anthony DeutschTHE HAGUE (Reuters) - The International Criminal Court prosecutor said on Wednesday her office will...
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