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Mechanism participates in commemoration of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda

Arusha, 7 Apr 2017

The Registrar of the Mechanism Elias Olufemi (right) joins (on his right) the East African Community (EAC) Deputy Secretary General of Finance and Administration Jesca Eriyo; the Guest of Honour and Regional Commissioner of Arusha Mrisho Gambo; and the Rwanda High Commissioner to Tanzania Eugene Kayihura in a memorial service, in remembrance of the victims of the Rwanda genocide. The event took place at the head office of the (EAC) in Arusha.

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT or Mechanism) today participated in the commemoration of the 23rd anniversary of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. The commemoration took place at the headquarters of the...

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Office of the Prosecutor remembers the victims of Rwanda genocide

Arusha, 7 Apr 2017

MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz and Prosecutor General of Rwanda Richard Muhumuza at the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Centre, Kigali, Rwanda, in April 2016

As people around the world pause today to remember and commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide, the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT)...

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Mechanism welcomes delegation from South Africa

The Hague, 29 Mar 2017

MICT President and Registrar with the delegation from South Africa at the Hague branch

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT or Mechanism) on Wednesday, 29 March 2017, received a high-level delegation from South Africa, including members of Parliament and representatives of organizations with...

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Mechanism welcomes delegates from Kenya National Cohesion and Integration Commission

Arusha, 24 Mar 2017

MICT officials with representatives from the Kenya National Cohesion and Integration Commission at Arusha branch

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT or Mechanism) received delegates from the Kenya National Cohesion and Integration Commission (Commission) at the premises of the Mechanism’s Arusha branch on Wednesday,...

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The Mechanism launches new version of Case Law Database

Arusha, The Hague, 23 Mar 2017

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism or MICT) today launched a new version of its Case Law Database (CLD) to further promote and facilitate access...

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Mechanism welcomes Judges’ Assistants from the Tanzanian Judiciary

Arusha, 21 Mar 2017

MICT officials with representatives of Tanzanian Judiciary at Arusha branch

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (“MICT” or “Mechanism”) received a delegation of Judges’ Assistants from the Judiciary of the United Republic of Tanzania at the Mechanism’s Arusha Branch premises on Friday,...

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Mechanism notifies United Nations Security Council of Turkey’s non-compliance

Arusha, The Hague, 16 Mar 2017

The President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism or MICT), Judge Theodor Meron, on Thursday, 9 March 2017 notified the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) of the failure of the Republic of...

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on mission to Zagreb

The Hague, 13 Mar 2017

ICTY and MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

ICTY and MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz will visit Zagreb on 13 and 14 March 2017, as part of preparations for his regular biyearly report to the UN Security Council (UNSC).

‘I am Change’: The Mechanism marks International Women’s Day

Arusha, 8 Mar 2017

Mechanism staff at Arusha branch with school students as part of the Mentoring Programme for Arusha Girls

The Arusha branch of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (“MICT” or “Mechanism”) today marked International Women’s Day with the theme “I Am Change”, reflecting the global theme for International Women’s Day, “...

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Registrar Elias concludes official mission to East and West Africa

Arusha, 7 Mar 2017

Registrar Elias (centre) at the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Centre in Kigali

The Registrar of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (“Mechanism” or “MICT”) Olufemi Elias on Thursday, 2 March 2017, concluded an official mission to East and West Africa. As part of his visit, Mr. Elias met...

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