Africa

DRC's Ntaganda guilty of crimes against humanity, war crimes

International Criminal Court finds ex-rebel leader Ntaganda guilty of war crimes in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Sudan

Sudan protest group has 'no objection' to handing Bashir to ICC

Statement by Forces of Freedom and Change alliance comes as protesters demand answers over June crackdown deaths.

Sudan protest group has 'no objection' to handing Bashir to ICC

Mohammed bin Salman

Legal petition urges ICC to investigate MBS over Khashoggi murder

Petition on behalf of rights group calls for ICC to probe Saudi crown prince for alleged 'crimes against humanity'.

Legal petition urges ICC to investigate MBS over Khashoggi murder

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC army: Hutu rebel commander Mudacumura killed

Mudacumura, who led the FDLR fighter group for years, was killed overnight in Rutshuru territory, army says.

DRC army says Rwandan Hutu rebel commander Mudacumura killed

Israel

ICC prosecutor ordered to reconsider opening Gaza flotilla case

Fatou Bensouda ordered to decide by December whether to open formal inquiry into Israel's raid that killed 10.

ICC prosecutor ordered to reconsider opening Gaza flotilla case

Sudan

Sudan's deposed ruler Omar al-Bashir faces trial over corruption

Deposed former president is also wanted by the ICC for war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity in Darfur.

Sudan's deposed ruler Omar al-Bashir faces trial over corruption

Africa

Congolese rebel Ntaganda 'Terminator' guilty of war crimes: ICC

DR Congo rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda found guilty by ICC of overseeing massacres and using child soldiers.

Sudan

Bashir must give Darfur answers now: ICC prosecutor

Sudan's overthrown president is wanted by the ICC on charges of crimes against humanity and genocide.

ICC prosecutor: Omar al-Bashir must answer for Darfur abuses now

Africa

Mali protests: Mourners call on president to resign

Despite the support of 20,000 UN and foreign troops, the president seems unable to bring the country together.

Afghanistan

ICC prosecutor presses for Afghanistan war crimes investigation

In April, the International Criminal Court refused probe into alleged atrocities by all sides in the Afghan conflict.

ICC prosecutor presses for Afghanistan war crimes investigation

Opinion

The ICC was wrong to deny prosecution request for Afghan probe

US officials will never end up before ICC judges, but speaking truth to power could still boost the court's credibility.

Mark Kersten

by Mark Kersten

Mark Kersten

Afghanistan

ICC judges deny prosecution request for Afghan probe

International Criminal Court judges reject prosecutor's request to investigate alleged war crimes in Afghanistan.

ICC judges deny prosecution request for Afghan probe

Asia Pacific

Malaysia backtracks on decision to join ICC

Southeast Asian country signed the Rome Statute in March but still had to ratify it to become a member.

Malaysia backtracks on decision to join ICC

United States

US revokes ICC prosecutor's entry visa over Afghanistan probe

US authorities cancel Fatou Bensouda's visa in response to her inquiry into possible war crimes by US forces and allies.

US revokes ICC prosecutor's entry visa over Afghanistan probe

Philippines

Philippines officially out of the International Criminal Court

Manila moved to quit after the body launched an examination in 2018 into President Rodrigo Duterte's drug crackdown.

Philippines officially out of the International Criminal Court