Gulf Times - International-Criminal-Court
Sudan agrees ex-president Bashir should appear before ICC over Darfur

Sudan agrees ex-president Bashir should appear before ICC over Darfur

Sudan's government and rebel groups in Darfur agreed on Tuesday that all those wanted by the International Criminal Court should appear before the tribunal, a list that includes ousted president Omar al-Bashir.

'Middle East can play key role' in shaping criminal justice

'Middle East can play key role' in shaping criminal justice

The Middle East region can play an important role in fostering greater adherence to principles of international criminal justice and the rule of law, said Fatou Bensouda

Kosovo's prime minister unexpectedly quits ahead of ICC appearance

Kosovo's prime minister unexpectedly quits ahead of ICC appearance

Kosovo's premier resigned unexpectedly on Friday, saying he wanted to appear at his upcoming questioning at the nternational Criminal Court (ICC) "as a citizen, not prime minister."

International court convicts Congo's Ntaganda of war crimes

International court convicts Congo's Ntaganda of war crimes

International Criminal Court judges on Monday convicted former Congolese military leader Bosco Ntaganda for atrocities including murder, rape and conscripting child soldiers.

International Criminal Court requests inquest into Rohingya crisis

International Criminal Court requests inquest into Rohingya crisis

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Thursday requested permission to investigate the persecution of Rohingya people in south-east Myanmar, a statement from the court said.

War crimes court to rule on release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo

War crimes court to rule on release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo

Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo will hear from the International Criminal Court on Tuesday if he will be freed after seven years behind bars on charges of crimes against humanity.

Central African war crimes suspect "Rambo" handed to global court

Central African war crimes suspect "Rambo" handed to global court

A war crimes suspect wanted for alleged murder, deportation and torture of Muslims in the Central African Republic has been handed over to the International Criminal Court in the Hague, the tribunal said.

Congo's Bemba ordered released after war crimes acquittal

Congo's Bemba ordered released after war crimes acquittal

Jean-Pierre Bemba, the Congolese ex-vice president whose war crimes conviction was quashed on appeal last week, must be released, judges at International Criminal Court ruled on Tuesday.

ICC prosecutor calls for end to violence in Gaza

ICC prosecutor calls for end to violence in Gaza

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Sunday called for an end to violence in the Gaza Strip, adding the Palestinian territories were subject to a preliminary examination by her office and she was monitoring events there closely.

Philippines formally serves notice of withdrawal from ICC

Philippines formally serves notice of withdrawal from ICC

The Philippines has formally served notice to the United Nations of its decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court to protest alleged attacks against President Rodrigo Duterte, the foreign minister said.

Exit marks 'beginning of the end' for ICC, says Philippines

Exit marks 'beginning of the end' for ICC, says Philippines

The announcement to withdraw comes five weeks after a court prosecutor said a preliminary examination had been opened into President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly war on drugs.

Philippines' Duterte moves to quit International Criminal Court

Philippines' Duterte moves to quit International Criminal Court

The Hague-based ICC announced last month it was launching a "preliminary examination" of Duterte's bloody anti-drug crackdown that has drawn international concern.