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Zdravko Tolimir passed away in Detention Unit

The Hague, 9 Feb 2016

Zdravko Tolimir

Zdravko Tolimir passed away last night in the UN Detention Unit (UNDU) in Scheveningen. The Medical Officer was called immediately and the Dutch authorities have commenced standard investigations as mandated under Dutch...

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United Nations Security Council completes review of Mechanism’s progress

The Hague, Arusha, 23 Dec 2015

On 22 December, the United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 2256 (2015) noting inter alia the completion of its first review of the progress of the work of the Mechanism.

In November 2015, the...

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Initial appearance of Stanišić and Simatović before the Mechanism

The Hague, Arusha, 18 Dec 2015

Franko Simatović and Jovica Stanišić

The initial appearance of Jovica Stanišić and Franko Simatović was held today at The Hague branch of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT). Both accused entered a plea of not guilty before Pre-Trial Judge...

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Stanišić and Simatović Initial Appearance to be held on 18 December 2015

The Hague, 17 Dec 2015

The initial appearance of Jovica Stanišić and Franko Simatović is scheduled to be held tomorrow, Friday, 18 December 2015 at 14:30 in courtroom I, before Judge Hall.

 

 

Rwandan Genocide Fugitive Arrested in the DRC

The Hague, Arusha, 9 Dec 2015

Ladislas Ntaganzwa

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have today arrested one of the nine ICTR fugitives, Ladislas Ntaganzwa, a former mayor of Nyakizu Commune in the Prefecture of Butare.

Mr Ntaganzwa was indicted by the...

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President Meron addresses the UN Security Council

The Hague, 9 Dec 2015

President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), Judge Theodor Meron
President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), Judge Theodor Meron, today presented the latest progress report on the work of the Mechanism to the United Nations Security Council.
 
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Prosecutor Jallow addresses UN Security Council

The Hague, 9 Dec 2015

The Prosecutor of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), Justice Hassan B. Jallow, today, presented his latest six-monthly report on the activities...

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The Mechanism launches new Judicial Records Research Tool

Arusha, 3 Dec 2015

Judicial Records Research Tool (JRAD)

Today the Mechanism has launched a new online research tool, the Judicial Records and Archives Database (JRAD), which is aimed at enhancing access to the public judicial...

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MICT and ICTR Prosecutor Jallow hosts a High-Level Roundtable on Promoting Accountability

Arusha, 2 Dec 2015

Mechanism President Meron and Prosecutor Jallow with participants at the Prosecutor's Roundtable in Arusha

As part of activities marking the official Closing Ceremony of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha, Tanzania, the Prosecutor of the ICTR and the Mechanism, Justice Hassan B. Jallow, on 2 December 2015,...

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President Meron delivers remarks at the ICTR Staff Association Dinner and Prosecutor’s Roundtable in Arusha to mark the closure of the ICTR

Arusha, 2 Dec 2015

Judge Theodor Meron, President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals

As part of the events marking the closing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), the President of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Theodor Meron, delivered remarks at the...

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