War & Conflict

ICC detains Mali war crimes suspect

Suspect was identified by the ICC as Ansar Dine's 'de facto chief of Islamic Police' during conflict five years ago.

Mali hands 'de facto chief of Islamic Police' over to ICC

Opinion

Can the ICC probe end Duterte's deadly war on drugs?

The ICC probe already re-energised the opposition in the Philippines and put pressure on Duterte's western partners.

Richard Javad Heydarian

by Richard Javad Heydarian

Richard Javad Heydarian

Libya

Libyan commander wanted by ICC hands himself in

Mahmoud al-Werfalli is sought by the International Criminal Court over alleged summary execution of dozens of people.

Libyan commander wanted by ICC hands himself in

Witness

Cahier Africain: Documenting War Crimes in CAR

A tattered notebook holds the promise of justice for hundreds of war survivors as violence resurges in CAR.

UpFront

Hamid Karzai on the US, ISIL and war crimes

We ask ex-President Karzai about calls for an ICC investigation and if more US troops in Afghanistan is a good idea.

Human Rights

ICC prosecutor wants to probe war crimes in Afghanistan

Chief prosecutor says she believes criteria has been met to begin an investigation into alleged war crimes.

ICC prosecutor to seek Afghanistan war crimes probe

Human Rights

Burundi becomes first country to leave ICC

Burundi is the first country to withdraw from the ICC amid accusations that the court focuses too much on the continent.

Burundi first to leave International Criminal Court

Middle East

Libya force arrests key ally of General Khalifa Haftar

Unclear if Mahmoud al-Werfalli will be handed over to ICC, which issued his arrest warrant for 'murder as a war crime'.

Libya: Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-Werfalli arrested

Middle East

ICC prosecutor voices regret over anti-Qatar blockade

Fatou Bensouda visits Doha to discuss violations of international accords committed by the blockading states.

ICC prosecutor voices regret over anti-Qatar blockade

Africa

ICC: S Africa broke rules by failing to arrest Bashir

Pretoria went against Rome Statute in 2015 by preventing prosecution of Sudan's leader for war crimes, ICC says.

ICC: S Africa broke rules by failing to arrest Bashir

Middle East

ICC demands 'immediate arrest' of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

Son of former Libyan leader reportedly released from prison a few days ago in Libya's western city of Zintan.

ICC demands 'immediate arrest' of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

Africa

ICC unveils arrest warrant for Gaddafi-era official

Ex-security chief Al-Tuhamy Mohamed Khaled wanted for war crimes and acts against humanity, four-year-old document says.

ICC unseals warrant for Libya's Gaddafi-era official

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