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The International Caucasian Court

Gambia has threatened to withdraw its ratification of the International Criminal Court in the Hague, citing concerns over racial bias. So far, South Africa is the only African state to actually withdraw. 907 more words


The Future of the ICC and Justice

It’s an interesting time to be watching the ICC. Last month, Gabon surprised many by referring a situation to the Court, potentially opening up another investigation on the continent. 930 more words

International Criminal Court

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DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Gambia has become the third African nation to say it will leave the International Criminal Court, deepening fears of a mass pullout from the body that pursues some of the world’s worst atrocities. 690 more words


26 October 2016 - Aiming Low?

After being one of the first signatories to the Rome Statute in 1998 to establish the International Criminal Court, cabinet announces South Africa’s withdrawal from the ICC


DA to approach Constitutional Court over ICC withdrawal

The Democratic Alliance (DA) is set to take the Governments’ decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court to the Constitutional Court.

DA Leader Mmusi Maimane said they will be filling for an urgent application for direct access to the Constitutional Court in order to challenge the decision taken by the cabinet. 307 more words


A Minor Loophole in the ICC?

Daniel Huchla

Imagine: In the midst of an armed conflict, a mass of unarmed women and children in a remote village have been unceremoniously executed by armed forces. 1,126 more words