International criminal justice

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Russia must face tribunal for ‘crime of aggression’ in Ukraine, say cross-party leaders
Pressure grows on Putin as politicians and lawyers point to principles that led to Nuremberg trials of Nazi war criminals

Michael Savage Policy Editor and Emma Graham-Harrison in Kyiv

08, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Russian war crimes draft resolution being circulated at the UN
US opposition may be softening after lobbying by Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

04, Dec, 2022 @2:07 PM

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France backs plans for tribunal for Russian officials over Ukraine war
France is first major western country to publicly support proposal for special court to try for crime of aggression

Isobel Koshiw in Kyiv and Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

01, Dec, 2022 @2:43 PM

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Shireen Abu Akleh’s family submits complaint to ICC
Complaint includes evidence from report that found Palestinian-American journalist was deliberately killed by Israeli forces

Bethan McKernan in Jerusalem

21, Sep, 2022 @4:13 PM

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West reluctant to put Putin on trial, say Ukrainian officials
Country is seeking an international tribunal but fears its allies are still focused on future relations with Russia

Isobel Koshiw in Kyiv and Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

06, Sep, 2022 @9:54 AM

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Justice should be colour blind. So why is it served for Ukraine but not the Congolese? | Vava Tampa
While the west races to investigate Russia’s war crimes, it continues to ignore atrocities perpetrated on DRC for 20 years

Vava Tampa

23, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Ukraine: UK justice ministry offers more support for ICC war crimes investigation
Dominic Raab to unveil new raft of measures, which include providing court with a specialist legal and police team

Nadia Khomami

06, Jun, 2022 @12:18 PM

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‘Global crisis’ of violence: 161 healthcare workers were killed last year, study finds
Report by SHCC catalogues more than 180 incidents of attacks on hospitals with 320 health workers wounded in 49 conflict zones

Nicola Kelly

24, May, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Men and boys among alleged rape victims of Russian soldiers in Ukraine
UN chief on sexual violence warns dozens of cases under investigation are ‘tip of the iceberg’

Emma Graham-Harrison in Kyiv

03, May, 2022 @7:31 PM

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Janjaweed militia blamed for attacks that left at least 200 dead in Darfur
Death toll likely to rise, say witnesses to indiscriminate attacks on Kreinik and El Geneina by Sudan’s notorious Rapid Support Forces

Zeinab Mohammed Salih in West Darfur, Sudan

26, Apr, 2022 @10:35 AM

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Will Putin face genocide charges over Ukraine atrocities?
Joe Biden has accused the Russian president of ‘trying to wipe out the idea of even being Ukrainian’

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

13, Apr, 2022 @12:19 PM

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Prosecution of Russian war crimes is ultimate test for Ukraine’s state
With almost no successful major prosecutions over the last 30 years, those building cases hope things will be different this time

Isobel Koshiw in Borodianka

11, Apr, 2022 @4:30 AM

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