In light of Tony Blair's remarks on the war in Iraq this past weekend, I am interested in sparking a debate and discussion about what people think. Specifically:1) Was it a qualified apology?2) If…Continue
Yes/No, Why?If No, What is the Alternative to Address the Conflict?If Yes, What Will be the Impact of the ICC's intervention on the Conflict?Should Nationals of Non-State Parties be Exempt from ICC's…Continue
Dear Prosecutors and other Legal Professionals:
Below you will find information about an Advanced Training on the Prosecution of International Crimes with a focus on addressing conflict-related sexual violence, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from 28 July - 3 August, 2016.
Violations of International Criminal Law are committed on an unprecedented level, while transnational crime is also increasing in Africa and around the world. More and more,…Continue
On 16 November 2015, the Foreign Affairs Council adopted the Council Conclusions on the EU’s support to transitional justice along with the Joint Staff Working Document: "The EU’s Framework on support to transitional justice". The full document is available at: http://data.consilium.europa.eu/doc/document/ST-13576-2015-INIT/en/pdf ;
[This article was first published in the World Section of the Huffington Post on 21 October 2015.]
By Jesica L. Santos*
22 October 2015
On 25 October, Argentinians will go the polls to elect their next democratic president who, for the first time since 2003, won't have "Kirchner" as a last name. But the choice Argentinians will really be making concerns not an individual but, rather, the type of country they want to recover.
The current populist government has…Continue
Originally published in The Huffington Post World Section on 15 July 2015, see: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jesica-l-santos/welcoming-a-hybrid-attemp_b_7794052.html
On 22 April 2015, the Transitional Council in the Central African Republic (CAR) adopted a…Continue