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Kenyatta case: Trial Chamber V(b) vacates trial opening date; convenes status conferences to discuss pending issues

19/09/2014

Situation: Republic of Kenya
Case: The Prosecutor v. Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta

Today, 19 September 2014, Trial Chamber V(b) of the International Criminal Court (ICC) vacated the trial commencement date in the case The Prosecutor v. Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, which had been provisionally scheduled for 7 October 2014. The Chamber also convened two public status conferences for 7 and 8 October 2014 at 10:00 (The Hague local time), to discuss the status of cooperation between the Prosecution and the Kenyan Government and issues raised in the Prosecution's Notice of 5 September 2014, respectively.

Laurent Gbagbo case: ICC Presidency re-constitutes Trial Chamber I

17/09/2014

Situation: Côte d'Ivoire
Case: The Prosecutor v. Laurent Gbagbo

On 17 September 2014, the Presidency of the International Criminal Court (ICC) re-constituted Trial Chamber I, which will be in charge of the case The Prosecutor v. Laurent Gbagbo. Trial Chamber I is now composed of Judge Cuno Tarfusser (Italy), Judge Olga Herrera-Carbuccia (Dominican Republic) and Judge Geoffrey Henderson (Trinidad and Tobago).

ICC Trial Chamber IV issues arrest warrant against Abdallah Banda Abakaer Nourain

11/09/2014

Situation: Darfur, Sudan
Case: The Prosecutor v. Abdallah Banda Abakaer Nourain

Today, 11 September 2014, Trial Chamber IV of the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued, by majority, an arrest warrant against Abdallah Banda Abakaer Nourain. Three charges of war crimes allegedly committed in Darfur (Sudan) were confirmed against him on 7 March 2011. The Chamber vacated the trial date previously scheduled to open on 18 November 2014 and directed the ICC Registry to transmit the new requests for arrest and surrender to any State, including the Sudan, on whose territory Mr Banda may be found.

President Song, Prosecutor Bensouda and ASP-President Intelmann: Humanity is bound together in a common quest to end impunity

10/09/2014

President Sang-Hyun Song and Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda of the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the President of the Assembly of States Parties, Tiina Intelmann, today concluded a three-day mission to South Africa.

Statement of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bensouda: 'The Public Deserves to know the Truth about the ICC’s Jurisdiction over Palestine'

02/09/2014

Recent media reports and commentaries have erroneously suggested that the International Criminal Court (ICC) has persistently avoided opening an investigation into alleged war crimes in Gaza due to political pressure. As Prosecutor of the ICC, I reject this baseless allegation in the strongest terms. It is devoid of any merit.

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