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Mechanism briefs diplomatic community in The Hague

The Hague ,
The Principals of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) today held a briefing attended by approximately 100 members of The Hague and Brussels diplomatic community. President Theodor Meron,... more

Justice Seymour Panton of Jamaica appointed Mechanism Judge

The Hague ,
The Secretary-General of the United Nations has appointed Justice Seymour Panton of Jamaica as Judge of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), following the resignation of Judge Patrick Lipton... more
Registrar John Hocking signs the agreement on enforcement of sentences with H.E. Justice Sanogo Aminata Mallé, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Keeper of the Seals

Mali Signs Enforcement of Sentences Agreement

Arusha, The Hague ,
On 13 May 2016, the United Nations and the Republic of Mali concluded an Agreement on the enforcement of sentences pronounced by either the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) or the Mechanism for... more

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on mission to Sarajevo

The Hague ,
Mr. Serge Brammertz, Prosecutor of the ICTY and MICT, will be in Sarajevo from 11 to 15 May 2016, as part of preparations for his regular biyearly reports to the UN Security Council (UNSC). The Prosecutor will meet with... more

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on mission to Zagreb

The Hague ,
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz will visit Zagreb on 28 and 29 April 2016, as part of preparations for his regular biyearly report to the UN Security Council (UNSC).   The Prosecutor will meet with Minister of Foreign... more
MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz and Prosecutor General of Rwanda Richard Muhumuza are laying wreaths at the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Centre, Kigali, Rwanda

MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz makes first official visit to the United Republic of Tanzania and Rwanda

Arusha ,
The Prosecutor of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), Mr Serge Brammertz, made his first official visit to the United Republic of Tanzania and Rwanda. During his mission to Tanzania between 11 and... more
John R.W.D. Jones

Statement on Death of Lawyer John Jones

The Hague, Arusha ,
It is with great sadness that the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals and the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) learned of the premature passing of John R.W.D. Jones, a former... more
Head of MICT Registry – Arusha branch, Mr. Samuel Akorimo places flowers during memorial service at East African Community (EAC) Headquarters.

Mechanism joins in commemorating the 22nd anniversary of the Rwandan genocide

Arusha ,
The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) joins in the worldwide commemoration of the 22nd anniversary of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which Hutu and others who opposed the... more

Statement by MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz Regarding Appeal of the Vojislav Šešelj Trial Judgement

The Hague ,
After reviewing the written reasons given by the Trial Chamber Majority for acquitting Vojislav Šešelj of all charges, my Office has decided to appeal the Judgement. Given the far reaching nature of the errors we have... more

The Mechanism Launches First Online Exhibition of Archives

Arusha, The Hague ,
The Mechanism today launched its first online exhibition entitled “A Glimpse into the Archives”.   The purpose of this exhibition is to allow the general public to contextualize, access, and understand the value of the... more

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Opening ceremony of the Hague Branch

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