Many of its highest-profile indictees
, from Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir to Saif al-Islam, son of late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, remain at large, their governments refusing to hand them over.
When the Rome Conference delegates crafted the Article 17 exceptions to complementarity, their primary concern was that states would use the complementarity regime to shield ICC indictees
In fact, a few days before his murder, Eid had several meetings with STL officials, and though he knew that his life was in danger for what he discovered -- a clear link to the five indictees
and, perhaps, others -- he persisted.
Islamic State fighters accused of atrocities in Syria are expected to be added to a list being drawn by the United Nations of possible war crime indictees
, the chief rights investigator said Friday.
On Friday, the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria said IS fighters accused of atrocities were expected to be added to a UN list of possible war crime indictees
were charged with possessing weapons, ammunition and explosives as well as manufacturing bombs for terror purposes, the Central Governorate Chief Prosecutor Nawaf Al Awadhi said.
At the end of the 17th hearing in August, which was reportedly the longest in the Supreme Court of Appeals' history, 96 defense lawyers made statements for nearly 120 hours on behalf of 361 indictees
in which they claimed that digital data suggested the case's basis was fake.
Starting with "second-tier" indictees
instead may provide an opportunity for a court to demonstrate its bona tides in conducting impartial trials.
Therefore, because Tarek is for sure innocent, this means that such error is possible in other files and consequently the error might be in the indictment of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon which is relying on data analysis to identify the indictees
, and as such this issue is hindering the release of Tarek Rab whereas the politicians in Lebanon are apparently divided on the credibility of the data".
On 3 June, the ebbing credibility of the International Criminal Court, was called further into question when the court announced that one of its top indictees
, Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto, can be tried by the Kenyan judiciary, rather than at the Hague.
In this context, the OTP started looking for alternative fora in which to try indictees
, and the local courts in the region were the obvious candidates.
Museveni used the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity offered by the inauguration to praise Kenyans for refusing the IC blackmail by voting in ICC indictees
as their leaders.