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Appeals Chamber grants request for review in Ngirabatware case, resuming proceedings following release of Judge Akay

Arusha, The Hague, 19 Jun 2017

The Appeals Chamber of the United Nations Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (“Mechanism”), composed of Judge Theodor Meron (United States), presiding, Judge Joseph Masanche (Tanzania), Judge Aydin Sefa Akay (...

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Statement of the Mechanism on Conviction of Judge Aydin Sefa Akay by Turkish Criminal Court of First Instance

Arusha, The Hague, 15 Jun 2017

Judge Aydin Sefa Akay, a Judge of the UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals, was yesterday convicted by a Turkish criminal court of first instance in Ankara on a single charge of being a member of a terrorist...

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UNDU remains unaffected by fire on 15 June 2017 at Penitentiary Institution Haaglanden in Scheveningen

The Hague, 15 Jun 2017

Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) and the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) wish to clarify that the United Nations Detention Unit (UNDU) has not been affected in any way by...

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Mechanism marks International Archives Day

Arusha, The Hague, 9 Jun 2017

International Archives Day

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism or MICT) today joins in the celebration of International Archives Day by promoting the dissemination of the UNESCO Universal Declaration on Archives (Declaration...

Stanišić and Simatović start of trial – Accreditation procedure closed

The Hague, 9 Jun 2017

The accreditation procedure for representatives of the press wishing to attend the start of trial in the case of Jovica Stanišić and Franko Simatović, scheduled for 13 June 2017, is now closed.

President Meron presents Progress Report to UN Security Council

Arusha, The Hague, 7 Jun 2017

MICT President, Judge Theodor Meron

The President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism or MICT), Judge Theodor Meron, today addressed the United Nations Security Council to present the latest six-month report on the progress of the...

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz addresses the United Nations Security Council

Arusha, The Hague, 7 Jun 2017

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) today addressed the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

Start of Stanišić and Simatović trial on 13 June – Accreditation procedure now open

The Hague, 31 May 2017

Jovica Stanišić and Franko Simatović

The accreditation procedure for representatives of the press wishing to attend the start of trial in the case of Jovica Stanišić and Franko Simatović, scheduled before the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT...

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International Council on Archives Holds Series of Key Meetings at Mechanism Premises in Arusha

Arusha, 26 May 2017

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT or Mechanism) hosted, in May 2017, a series of four events in conjunction with the International Council in Archives (ICA) at the Mechanism’s premises in Arusha. The ICA...

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Prosecutor Brammertz at the capacity building seminar in Kigali

Arusha, 22 May 2017

Prosecutor Brammertz with Prosecutor General of Rwanda, Jean Bosco Mutangana and training participants in Kigali

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz was present today at the advanced training seminar on the prosecution of international crimes that took place in Kigali, Rwanda. With 35 prosecutors from Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya...

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