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Ethnic violence simmers in Guinea
Attacks starting in mid-July claimed at least 100 lives as Konianke people battled Guerzes with machetes.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 00:06 GMT
"Africa's Pinochet" or the beginning of "Africa's solutions"?
The trial of former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre could see the beginning of "African solutions to African problems".
Chandra Lekha Sriram
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 15:44 GMT
Ghosts of civil war haunt Sierra Leone polls
Groups accused of deploying child soldiers, mass rapes and other war crimes are running in Saturday's election.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2012 11:38 GMT
Can the ICC deliver impartial justice?
Determined to end impunity across the globe, we ask if the ICC can work efficiently in a politically polarised world.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2012 06:35 GMT
Liberia's Taylor given 50-year jail sentence
Ruling follows conviction last month of ex-president for his role in Sierra Leone civil war that killed thousands.
Last updated: 31 May 2012 15:28 GMT
Liberia's Charles Taylor to face sentencing
Families of those murdered and raped by rebels backed by the convicted ex-warlord say he should be jailed for life.
Last updated: 30 May 2012 06:16 GMT
DR Congo: Victim to the Western quest for justice
The international judicial system could be helping to fuel the country's recent surge in conflict.
Last updated: 18 May 2012 17:10 GMT
Taylor 'sympathy' for Sierra Leone victims
Former Liberian leader says prosecution paid witnesses and seeks leniency in statement before sentencing for war crimes.
Last updated: 16 May 2012 12:06 GMT
Opening the other eye: Charles Taylor and selective accountability
Leaders are typically held accountable to international criminal law when they block Western interests.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 19:25 GMT
Charles Taylor trial highlights ICC concerns
A milestone in international justice also highlights the Court's need to maintain its legitimacy.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 14:58 GMT
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