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Book by MICT/ICTY Prosecution on “Prosecuting Conflict-Related Sexual Violence at the ICTY” now available online in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian

The Hague, 4 Sep 2017

The Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian (B/C/S) translation of the book ‘Prosecuting Conflict-Related Sexual Violence at the ICTY’, edited by MICT/ICTY Prosecutor Serge Brammertz and Deputy to the Prosecutor Michelle Jarvis is now...

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz welcomes Serbian War Crimes Prosecutor

The Hague, 8 Aug 2017

ICTY/MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz with Serbian Chief War Crimes Prosecutor Snežana Stanojković

On 2 and 3 August 2017, the ICTY/MICT Office of the Prosecutor hosted the first visit of Prosecutor Snežana Stanojković, the Chief War Crimes Prosecutor of Serbia.

Statement by President Meron on the occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice

Arusha, The Hague, 17 Jul 2017

President Theodor Meron

At a time when conflicts continue to ravage communities the world over and violations of international law occur at far too great a frequency, the Day of International Criminal Justice stands as a powerful reminder of the...

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Call for Applications for Admission to Defence Counsel List

Arusha, The Hague, 12 Jul 2017

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (“Mechanism”) is seeking qualified candidates for admission to the list of counsel eligible for assignment to suspects or accused who lack the means to remunerate counsel...

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President Meron welcomes judicial delegation from Bangladesh

The Hague, 20 Jun 2017

The President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT or Mechanism), Judge Theodor Meron, yesterday met with a high-level judicial delegation from Bangladesh at the Mechanism’s Hague branch. The delegation...

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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.