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    1. April 25, 2016

      Burundi faces ICC probe as political violence escalates

      The International Criminal Court is to open a preliminary investigation into the year-long political violence in...

    2. April 21, 2016

      Kenya refuses to hand suspects to International Criminal Court

      The long-running dispute between Kenya and the International Criminal Court intensified on Thursday when Nairobi said...

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    1. South Korea

      Although President Park remains relatively popular, South Korea and its squabbling pol...
    2. Kenya at 50

      Kenya’s consumer-driven economy could soon be balanced by resource discoveries, while ...
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    1. April 17, 2016

      Palmyra is the site of war crimes as well as world heritage

      Minutes after news broke that the Unesco world heritage site of Palmyra had been liberated from the Islamic extremists...

    2. April 13, 2016

      International justice has a problem in Africa

      On Saturday, Uhuru Kenyatta, the president of Kenya, will lead his countrymen in triumphant national celebrations. The...

    3. April 5, 2016

      International Criminal Court drops charges against Kenya’s Ruto

      The International Criminal Court’s attempt to prosecute senior Kenyan politicians for deadly violence surrounding the...

    4. March 27, 2016

      Justice at last for victims of Radovan Karadzic

      The conviction of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity in...

    5. March 21, 2016

      ICC finds Jean-Pierre Bemba guilty in Central African Republic rampage

      The International Criminal Court has for the first time convicted a commander of a military force both for the crimes...

    6. January 21, 2016

      Dominic Ongwen, Ugandan militia leader, faces calls to stand trial in ICC

      A senior commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army, a Ugandan militia, should be put on trial for keeping sex slaves,...

    7. September 27, 2015

      Cultural ‘war crime’ suspect sent to International Criminal Court

      An Islamist militant, from an al-Qaeda-linked group in Mali suspected of destroying historic buildings, has been sent...

    8. July 28, 2015

      Gaddafi’s family fled the country, were killed or face trial

      Colonel Muammer Gaddafi was captured and violently killed in October 2011 in the aftermath of Libya’s revolution. Since...

    9. July 1, 2015

      Three reasons to remain cheerful about South Africa

      I arrived in Johannesburg to find it sunk in gloom — literally. The lights go out regularly, often for hours at a time....

    10. June 25, 2015

      South Africa reviews ICC membership in the wake of Bashir storm

      The South African government will review its membership of the International Criminal Court following a storm of...

    11. June 24, 2015

      Palestinians to hand war crime dossier to International Criminal Court

      Riad Malki, Palestinian foreign minister, will present a dossier to the International Criminal Court on Thursday...

    12. June 16, 2015

      South Africa’s moral beacon dimmed by defiance of ICC

      The moment President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan arrived in Johannesburg at the weekend to attend an African Union summit,...

    13. June 15, 2015

      South Africa ignores its obligations to justice

      For a moment, it looked as though the International Criminal Court had run its man to ground. For the past five years,...

    14. June 15, 2015

      Wanted Sudanese leader ‘flies out of South Africa’

      Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir flew out of South Africa on Monday in spite of a court order barring him from leaving...

    15. June 15, 2015

      Q&A: Why has the ICC struggled to make its mark?

      A South African court’s travel ban on Sudan’s visiting president has reignited debate over fragile international...

    16. June 14, 2015

      Sudan leader Bashir barred from leaving South Africa

      A South African court issued a temporary order on Sunday blocking Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s president, from leaving the...

    17. April 5, 2015

      Palestinians threaten Israel with court action over tax revenues

      The head of the Palestinian Authority has threatened to go to the International Criminal Court after it emerged that...

    18. April 1, 2015

      Palestinians join ICC in politically charged move

      The Palestinians joined the International Criminal Court in The Hague on Wednesday, in a politically charged move that...

    19. FT Alphaville

      April 1, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Emerging market forex reserves are shrinking. From a peak $8tn in mid-2014,...

    20. March 27, 2015

      Israel releases tax revenues to Palestinians

      Israel’s government on Friday released tax revenues it had been withholding since January to punish the Palestinians...

    21. The World

      March 18, 2015

      The price of Netanyahu's victory

      Even some of his bitter enemies would now have to concede that Benjamin Netanyahu is a giant on the Israeli political...

    22. March 13, 2015

      Lunch with the FT: Sang-Hyun Song

      On a sunny day, the view from the Penthouse restaurant on the 42nd floor of The Hague Tower stretches to the North Sea....

    23. March 5, 2015

      Palestinians threaten to cut security links with Israel

      The Palestinian leadership said on Thursday evening that it had decided to suspend security co-operation with Israel....

    24. February 24, 2015

      Palestinians to appeal against US ruling on terrorist attacks

      Palestinian officials said on Tuesday they planned to appeal against a landmark US court decision that holds them...

    25. January 17, 2015

      Israel criticises ICC probe decision

      Israel’s prime minister has harshly criticised a decision by the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court to...

    26. January 13, 2015

      ICC dispute highlights Israeli-Palestinian symbiosis

      Israel’s government and the Palestinian leadership are in an escalating confrontation over the Palestinians’...

    27. January 3, 2015

      Israel withholds Palestinian tax revenue

      Israel is to withhold the tax revenues it collects on behalf of the Palestinians as retaliation for their decision to...

    28. January 1, 2015

      Q&A: The Palestinians and the International Criminal Court

      The Palestinians on Wednesday signed the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, opening the way to future...

    29. December 31, 2014

      Palestinians to join international war crimes court

      The Palestinians on Wednesday evening signed the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, making good on a...

    30. December 16, 2014

      Palestinians push for UN deadline on Israeli withdrawal

      Palestinians are preparing for a confrontation with Israel and the US over a proposal for the UN Security Council to...

    31. December 10, 2014

      CIA torturers should be prosecuted, say human rights groups

      Human rights groups have called for prosecutions of individuals accused of the torture revealed in a damning report by...

    32. December 9, 2014

      Strengthen the ICC to address its imperfections

      In the 12 years since it was established in The Hague, the International Criminal Court has suffered a number of...

    33. December 5, 2014

      International Criminal Court drops charges against Uhuru Kenyatta

      The International Criminal Court has withdrawn charges against Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta for alleged crimes...

    34. November 19, 2014

      N Korea’s Kim under pressure to show economic progress

      North Korean state news normally includes a heavy focus on Kim Jong Un’s daily activities, so when the supreme leader...

    35. November 19, 2014

      UN calls for North Korea’s referral to international court

      A UN human rights committee has approved a resolution urging the Security Council to refer North Korea to the...

    36. The World

      October 22, 2014

      Rwanda unveils Ebola screening - for Americans

      Woe betide any nation that offends Rwanda’s dignity. The tiny, tech-savvy east African country abhors what it views as...

    37. October 16, 2014

      N Korea circulates UN resolution defending human rights record

      North Korea has made a rare move to defend its human rights record, circulating a draft UN resolution amid growing...

    38. October 8, 2014

      Uhuru Kenyatta appears before International Criminal Court

      Uhuru Kenyatta, president of Kenya, made history on Wednesday when he became the first sitting head of state to appear...

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