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President Meron’s address to the UN Security Council

The Hague, 5 Dec 2013

UN Security Council

President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), Judge Theodor Meron, today updated the United Nations Security Council on the work of the Mechanism as it moves forward in its second year of existence....

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United Nations and Tanzania sign agreement on Mechanism headquarters

Arusha, 29 Nov 2013

John Hocking, MICT Registrar; Miguel de Serpa Soares, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs; Samuel Akorimo, Officer in charge of the MICT Registry-Arusha branch, during a site visit of the future MICT Facility in Arusha, Tanzania.

The Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel, Mr. Miguel de Serpa Soares, visited the United Republic of Tanzania this week to sign an agreement between the United Nations and the United...

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United Nations and Tanzania sign agreement on Mechanism headquarters

Arusha, 29 Nov 2013

Miguel Serpa Soares, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, and Bernard K.Membe, Tanzania Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

The Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel, Mr. Miguel de Serpa Soares, visited the United Republic of Tanzania this week to sign an agreement between the United Nations and the United...

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United Nations and Tanzania sign agreement on Mechanism headquarters

Arusha, 29 Nov 2013

Miguel Serpa Soares, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, and Bernard K.Membe, Tanzania Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

The Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel, Mr. Miguel de Serpa Soares, visited the United Republic of Tanzania this week to sign an agreement between the United Nations and the United...

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The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals Make Joint Visit to Rwanda

The Hague, 6 Nov 2013

On 4 and 5 November 2013, the leading officials of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) were in Kigali, Rwanda, to meet with senior officials...

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President Meron presents first Annual Report to the United Nations General Assembly

The Hague, 14 Oct 2013

President Theodor Meron today presented the first Annual Report of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) to the UN General Assembly. In his first address to the General Assembly on behalf of the MICT,...

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Mechanism Takes Custody of Archives and Records Centres at Arusha Branch

Arusha, 17 Sep 2013

 ICTR Registrar Bongani Majola ; ICTR President Judge Vagn Joensen ; ICTR and MICT Prosecutor Hassan B. Jallow ; Samuel Akorimo (representing ICTY and MICT Registrar John Hocking) and Karen Johnson (representing ICTY and MICT President Judge Theodor Meron).

370 linear metres of records and two temporary records centres were handed over by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (“ICTR”) to the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (“Mechanism”) on Tuesday, 17...

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Mechanism Prosecutor designates Officers-in-charge for Arusha and Hague branches and visits Den Haag Mayor’s office

The Hague, 10 Sep 2013

MICT Prosecutor Hassan B. Jallow and Willem Post, Director of International Affairs, City of The Hague

The Prosecutor of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals, Mr Hassan B. Jallow, has designated Mr Mathias Marcussen, the Senior Legal Officer of the Mechanism OTP Hague Branch, as the Officer-in-Charge of the OTP...

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Sredoje Lukić transferred to Norway to serve sentence

The Hague, 26 Aug 2013

Sredoje Lukić

Sredoje Lukić, former member of a group of local Bosnian Serb paramilitaries in the eastern Bosnian town of Višegrad, was transferred Wednesday, 21 August to Norway to serve the remainder of his 27 year sentence.

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First status conference of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals to be held on 17 July 2013 in Arusha

Arusha, 12 Jul 2013

Courtroom image

A status conference in the case of Augustin Ngirabatware v. The Prosecutor is scheduled to be held on Wednesday, 17 July 2013, at 14:00 hrs in Arusha, Tanzania (Judge Laity Kama courtroom, 4th floor Kilimanjaro).

Judge...

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