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

ICC

DRC's Bemba seeks $77m in compensation from ICC

Former rebel leader and popular opposition figure seeks compensation from global court for legal costs, losses.

DRC's Bemba seeks $77m in compensation from ICC

Syria's War

ICC urged to investigate Syria's forced deportations

Requests filed the International Criminal Court on behalf of refugees to ask for investigation into Syria.

ICC urged to investigate Syria's forced deportations

Africa

Ivory Coast's ex-president released to Belgium

Former leader released month after he was acquitted by ICC on condition that he would surrender his passport.

Ivory Coast's ex-president Laurent Gbagbo released to Belgium

Africa

Belgium agrees to host Ivory Coast's Gbagbo after his acquittal

ICC acquitted the ex-president who stood trial for murder, rape, persecution and other inhumane acts committed in 2010.

Belgium agrees to host Ivory Coast's Gbagbo after his acquittal

Africa

ICC orders conditional release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo

Ex-leader stood trial for murder, rape, persecution and other inhumane acts committed in 2010's post-election violence.

ICC orders conditional release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo

Asia

Prosecute Myanmar army chief for Rohingya 'genocide': UN envoy

UN rights envoy Yanghee Lee says holding perpetrators to account for crimes is necessary before refugees could return.

Prosecute Myanmar army chief for Rohingya 'genocide': UN envoy

Africa

Ivory Coast ex-President Gbagbo's release delayed until February

Gbagbo was found not guilty of crimes against humanity in what some have called a blow to the ICC.

Ivory Coast ex-President Gbagbo's release delayed until February

Africa

Ivory Coast urges calm as ICC weighs Gbagbo's return

Daughter of former president says father intends to go home as anti-Gbagbo protests erupted in Abidjan.

Ivory Coast urges calm as ICC weighs Gbagbo's return home

ICC

ICC acquits Ivory Coast's Laurent Gbagbo of war crimes

Former president to be provisionally released after judges say prosecutors failed to satisfy burden of proof.

Africa

CAR suspect wanted for war crimes against Muslims handed to ICC

Once nicknamed 'Rambo', Alfred Yekatom is accused of leading 3,000 Anti-balaka fighters blamed for 2013-2014 atrocities.

Bangladesh

Rohingya will not be 'forcibly repatriated' to Myanmar

Planned expulsion may not go ahead as Rohingya go into hiding while aid agencies warn return is too dangerous.

Rohingya in Bangladesh will not be forced back to Myanmar

Africa

ICC trial of LRA leader only part of search for justice in Uganda

At the ICC, a commander of a Ugandan group linked to 100,000 deaths is standing trial, but observers worry that only rebels are facing justice for crimes during the brutal civil war.

Philippines

Duterte: My only sin is extrajudicial killings

Activists call for prosecution as Philippines president apparently admits to responsibility for killings in 'drugs war'.

Rodrigo Duterte: 'My only sin is extrajudicial killings'