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      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....

    2. 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 criticism...

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    1. 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 detailing...

    2. 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, the...

    3. 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, the...

    4. 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 the...

    5. 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 attempts at...

    6. 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...

    7. 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 Israel...

    8. 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 will...

    9. 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, cash...

    10. 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 for...

    11. 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 scene....

    12. 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. But...

    13. 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. The...

    14. 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 liable for...

    15. 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 conduct...

    16. January 13, 2015

      ICC dispute highlights Israeli-Palestinian symbiosis

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

    17. 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 join...

    18. 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 war...

    19. 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...

    20. 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 set a...

    21. 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 the...

    22. 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 setbacks...

    23. 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 against...

    24. 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...

    25. 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 International...

    26. 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 the...

    27. 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...

    28. 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...

    29. October 6, 2014

      Cambodians claim land grabs are crime against humanity

      Multinationals caught up in allegations of land-grabbing could face fresh legal problems under a claim launched by 10...

    30. September 5, 2014

      Prosecution asks ICC to adjourn Kenyatta case

      The case against President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya for crimes against humanity has suffered another setback after the...

    31. September 1, 2014

      Palestinians to turn to UN amid frustration with peace process

      The Palestinians, frustrated in their pursuit of an independent state through negotiations with an Israeli government they...

    32. August 5, 2014

      In search of lasting peace in Gaza

      The ceasefire in Gaza is an occasion for both relief and sorrow: relief that the killing has stopped for now, but sorrow...

    33. July 7, 2014

      Thousands gather for Kenyan opposition rally

      Kenya’s opposition went ahead with a large protest rally in the centre of Nairobi on Monday, as domestic tensions heightened...

    34. July 6, 2014

      Gunmen kill 22 in Kenya coast attacks

      Al-Qaeda-linked militants have claimed responsibility for overnight massacres along Kenya’s coast – the third such attack in...

    35. June 30, 2014

      BNP fine cheers Sudan human rights campaigners

      On the day the International Criminal Court issued a warrant for Sudan president Omar al-Bashir’s arrest for genocide in...

    36. June 19, 2014

      Kenya massacres expose ethnic divisions

      Kenya risks reopening the faultlines that led to a wave of ethnic violence and brought the country to the brink of civil war...

    37. beyondbrics

      February 26, 2014

      Sifting the sodden evidence of Ukraine's corruption

      In the sauna where guests of Viktor Yanukovich may once have spent their downtime relaxing, documents allegedly laying bare...

    38. February 25, 2014

      Yanukovich ally shot as Ukraine delays forming new government

      Toppled Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich’s former chief of staff was on Tuesday reported to have been taken to hospital...

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