International Criminal Law Roundup - Week 17

The International Criminal Law group at PluriCourts regularly provides updates on news, blog posts and issues related to international criminal tribunals. Here are the updates from week 17, 2017.


  • 25 April: ICC unseals warrant for Libya’s Gaddafi-era official, Aljazeera
  • 24 April: Lawyer for Philippines hit-man files complaint against Duterte at ICC, Reuters and The Guardian
  • 22 April: Dutch arms trafficker to Liberia given war crimes conviction, The Guardian
  • 20 April: Rwandan man jailed for life for genocide crimes, Reuters
  • 20 April: UN may ask ICC to probe DRC mass graves, DRW


  • Noha Aboueldahab, The perils of impulsive promises for justice in Syria. Lawfare
  • Tom Dannenbaum, What’s at stake for US officials if their use of force is an international crime of aggression, Just Security
  • Dienke de Vos, Corporate accountability: Dutch court convicts former ‘Timer baron’ of war crimes in Liberia, IntLawGrrls
  • HRW, Gambia: Letter to Minister of Justice- Accountability for past serious crimes, HRW
  • Mark Kersten, As the pendulum swings- the revival of the hybrid tribunal (new paper!), JiC
Published Apr. 28, 2017 12:06 PM - Last modified Apr. 28, 2017 12:06 PM