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France to introduce resolution seeking ICC investigation of war crimes in Syria: In the next few weeks, France intends to present to the U.N. Security Council a resolution referring Syria to the ICC for war crimes; said French Ambassador to the U.N. 303 more words

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Taking stock of the chemical weapon ban

On 20–21 March the University of Rome III hosted a roundtable discussion to reflect on the current status of the prohibition on chemical weapons (CW) and the future challenges to that ban. 4,037 more words


Post-revolution Yemen inches towards Rome Statute

Yemen recently indicated its willingness to ratify the ICC Rome Statute. But after some turbulent years, it will first need to adopt a new constitution. 588 more words

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A Threat To Israel? Palestinians Apply To Human Rights Conventions

Just what was it that sent the US and Israel into apoplectic fits last week? What egregious sin did the Palestinians commit to re-ignite American threats to cut of funding to the PA and Israeli ones to once again start pocketing for themselves the Palestinian tax monies they collect? 68 more words


Côte d’Ivoire Dodging its ICC Obligations

Even with the recent news of Congolese warlord Germain Katanga’s conviction in The Hague, the relationship between the ICC and some of its member states continue to be strained. 386 more words