• ICC

    Palestinians Move Fast to Join the ICC as Bid for Full Statehood Fails at the UN

    by  • December 31, 2014 • ICC, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Middle East, Security Council, US Foreign Relations • 

    Dina Kawar, Jordan's ambassador to the United Nations, meets with the press after the Dec. 30 vote on Palestinian statehood failed in the Security Council. LOEY FELIPE/UN PHOTO

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe Palestinians’ failed proposal to formally establish a state and end the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories by late...

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    ICC Prosecutor Asks to Postpone Trial Against Kenyan President

    by  • December 19, 2013 • Africa, ICC, International Justice • 

    Kenyatta, president of Kenya

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyFatou Bensouda, the chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court, based in The Hague, has asked for a three-month...

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    Indian Ban on Gay Sex Draws UN Human Rights Rebuke

    by  • December 13, 2013 • Asia, Human Rights • 

    Gay pride parade, Bangalore

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyAn unexpected Indian Supreme Court ruling on Dec. 11 upholding a law that criminalizes same-sex relationships drew a swift...

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    Will Kony Surrender as Forces Intervene in the Central African Republic?

    by  • November 24, 2013 • Africa, Peace and Security, Security Council • 

    Central African Republic village 2013

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyJoseph Kony, the notorious Ugandan warlord who has been on the run in the central African bush for years,...

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    War Crimes Against Women and Girls Must Be Prosecuted

    by  • November 4, 2013 • Gender-Based Violence, WORLDVIEWS • 

    Three children walk to clean dishes in the Niger river in Gao, Mali.

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriously  There is now overwhelming evidence that conflicts exacerbate pre-existing gender discrimination and put women and girls at heightened...

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    The International Criminal Court Fends Off ‘Ferocious’ Attack, Prosecutor Says

    by  • September 28, 2013 • Africa, Human Rights, ICC, International Justice, Middle East, Security Council • 1 Comment

    Fatou Bensouda, ICC prosecutor

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor – Fatou Bensouda – was busy in New York this week, rallying support...

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    Nobody Wants This Bosnian Serb War Criminal

    by  • September 17, 2013 • ICC, International Justice • 1 Comment

    Radislav Krstic

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyRadislav Krstic was indicted on Oct. 30, 1998, by the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia for his...

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    UN War Crimes Archives Trove Released to International Court

    by  • July 24, 2013 • Asia, ICC, International Justice, Women's Issues • 1 Comment

    Nuremberg trial

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe International Criminal Court has just acquired a huge trove of nearly all the unrestricted records of the United...

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    Rape as a Weapon of War? It’s Still in Business

    by  • July 8, 2013 • ICC, International Justice, Peace and Security, Security Council, Women's Issues • 1 Comment

    Security Council meets on women, peace and security: June 24, 2013

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe newest United Nations Security Council resolution that continues to build a stronger framework to prevent and end sexual...

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    Britain Steps Into the Battle Against War Rapists

    by  • June 10, 2013 • Africa, Gender-Based Violence, Human Rights, Peace and Security, Women's Issues • 2 Comments

    M23 troops in Bunagana, Congo

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyLONDON — When Angelina Jolie and William Hague traveled to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in March, the...

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