ICC

ICC awards damages to victims of DRC militia leader

Court in The Hague makes first compensation award to victims of war crimes, relating to an attack in the DRC.

 ICC orders first monetary awards to war crime victims

Opinion

South Africa's future in the ICC is still uncertain

S Africa's decision to revoke its notice of withdrawal from the ICC does not mean the matter is conclusively settled.

Solomon Dersso

by Solomon Dersso

Solomon Dersso

Africa

S Africa's ICC withdrawal revoked after court ruling

UN treaty posts website notice saying that the South African government will no longer pursue ICC withdrawal.

ICC withdrawal revoked after court ruling: UN

Africa

SA court rules ICC withdrawal plan unconstitutional

South African government wanted to leave the ICC as a result of the court's alleged bias against African nations.

Court rules ICC withdrawal plan unconstitutional

Opinion

Gambia: A lesson for African dictators

What Gambia can teach other countries about the peaceful transfer of power.

Solomon Dersso

by Solomon Dersso

Solomon Dersso

Uganda

Former LRA warlord denies war crimes in ICC trial

Dominic Ongwen faces charges of rape, murder, forced marriage and the use of child soldiers.

Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte calls threat of ICC indictment hypocritical

Philippines president blasts calls for his trial at the international criminal court over bloody crackdown on drugs.

Rodrigo Duterte shrugs off 'bulls***' ICC threat

Russia

Russia pulls out from International Criminal Court

Moscow's decision follows UN report on Russian rights abuses and discrimination in Crimea.

Russia pulls out from International Criminal Court

Human Rights

US rejects ICC probe into war crimes in Afghanistan

International Criminal Court prosecutors say the US may have tortured at least 88 people at a number of sites.

US: Probe into war crimes in Afghanistan unwarranted

Opinion

Africa's challenge to the ICC

The scrutiny of the three African withdrawals from the ICC should not be reduced to accusations of seeking impunity.

Solomon Dersso

by Solomon Dersso

Solomon Dersso

Talk to Al Jazeera

Sudan's FM: 'ICC is a court built to indict Africans'

Ibrahim Ghandour discusses Darfur, the allegations of ongoing government violence and Bashir's indictment by the ICC.

ICC

ICC debate: Africa vs 'Infamous Caucasian Court'?

International Criminal Court defiant after African states take aim at the world's only permanent war crimes tribunal.

ICC debate: Africa vs 'Infamous Caucasian Court'?

The Gambia

Gambia withdraws from International Criminal Court

African nation says ICC persecuting "people of colour" but ex-prosecutor says continent's leaders covering up crimes.

Gambia withdraws from International Criminal Court

Africa

South Africa to quit International Criminal Court

Government to submit a bill to exit the ICC, amid growing concerns that Hague-based court tries mostly African leaders.

Burundi

Burundi moves to quit the International Criminal Court

Lower house of parliament passes draft law to exit ICC after UN launches probe into alleged human rights abuses.

Burundi moves to quit the International Criminal Court