International Criminal Court

May 31, 2018
May 31, 2018

Myanmar's Crime Against Humanity: ICC likely to allow investigation

The International Criminal Court has sought to know Bangladesh's opinion on whether it can exercise jurisdiction over the deportation of Rohingyas from Myanmar to Bangladesh.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Refer Myanmar to ICC now

Four global human rights bodies have demanded that the UN Security Council immediately refer the situation in Myanmar to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for holding accountable the...

March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018

In search of justice

In recent times, numerous international rights organisations and leaders across the world have been arguing for the referral of the “ethnic cleansing” campaign of the Rohingyas in Rakhine State,...

December 13, 2017
December 13, 2017

Licence to rape

As women narrate their stories of shame– of how they were raped repeatedly by Myanmar army to the media, the case becomes even more convincing for UN special representative of secretary general to...

June 29, 2017
June 29, 2017

ICC satisfied with Bangladesh’s war crimes trial

International Criminal Court President Justice Silvia Alejandra Fernández de Gurmendi expresses her satisfaction over the proceedings of war crimes trials in Bangladesh.

May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016

Int'l court in Hague rejects allegations

The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague has rejected the allegation against the government of “committing mass killing and crimes against humanity”.

May 6, 2016
May 6, 2016

The tale of long delay in his trial

The investigation into the war crimes of Jamaat-e-Islami leaders Motiur Rahman Nizami and Abdul Quader Mollah began on the same day in July 2010. Charges were framed against the duo on the same day...

January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016

Ivory Coast ex-president's trial to begin

The trial of Ivory Coast ex-President Laurent Gbagbo for crimes against humanity is set to begin at the International Criminal Court (ICC).

October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015

ICC to probe possible war crimes in Russia-Georgia conflict

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says she will investigate Russian and Georgian forces over possible war crimes.

April 1, 2015
April 1, 2015

Palestinians join war crime court

The Palestinians have formally joined the International Criminal Court (ICC), a key step towards being able to pursue Israelis for alleged war crimes.