The Netherlands-based court said in a statement Tuesday it was established by a treaty supported by 123 countries. It says it prosecuted cases only when those countries failed to do so or did not do so "genuinely."…
By Associated Press
In his first official address, national security adviser John Bolton took aim at the International Criminal Court, but also at the Palestine Liberation Organization, announcing the closure of the PLO's office in Washington. Nick Schifrin joins Judy Woodruff to discuss…
In a statement, Fatou Bensouda's office expressed "grave concern" over the shootings of Palestinians by Israeli troops.
By Ilan Ben Zion, Associated Press
Russia formally withdrew from the International Criminal Court on Wednesday with a decree from President Vladimir Putin.
By Kassia Halcli
By PBS NewsHour
By Kulsoom Khan
The International Criminal Court on Tuesday sentenced an Islamic militant to nine years in prison for destroying artifacts and religious buildings in Timbuktu, Mali.
By PBS NewsHour
Four years ago, 16 holy tombs in Timbuktu, dating back to the 14th century, were demolished in an attack by Islamic militants. In the first-ever war crimes trial for cultural destruction, one of the men involved admitted his guilt and…
By Marina Lopes
A Syrian government raid on an Islamic State threshold that resulted in over 100 civilian casualties last year could amount to a war crime, human rights organization Amnesty International said in a report on Tuesday.
The preliminary inspection, which could take months or years, will determine if there is enough evidence to warrant a full investigation.
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