International Criminal Court http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19398/all en 6 Kenyans called to international court http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/kenya/110309/kenya-ocampo-political-violence-ICC <p> Six Kenyans accused of crimes against humanity by the chief prosecutor at the International Criminal Court have been summoned to appear in The Hague.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/kenya/110309/kenya-ocampo-political-violence-ICC" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Criminal Court The Hague World Leaders Kenya Thu, 10 Mar 2011 11:39:00 +0000 Tristan McConnell 5629601 at http://www.globalpost.com ICC investigating Gaddafi over use of rape as weapon http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/110608/muammar-gaddafi-libya-international-criminal-court-rape-viagra <p> Luis Moreno Ocampo said that some witnesses had confirmed that the Libyan government was buying containers of &quot;Viagra-type&quot; drugs as part of an official rape policy, in order &quot;to enhance the possibility to rape.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/110608/muammar-gaddafi-libya-international-criminal-court-rape-viagra" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Arab Spring International Criminal Court International sex news Libya Muammar Gaddafi Conflict Zones Diplomacy War Politics Middle East Thu, 09 Jun 2011 00:27:00 +0000 News Desk 5650062 at http://www.globalpost.com Abdullah Al Senussi: Gaddafi's intelligence chief captured in Libya http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/111120/abdullah-al-senussi-gaddafis-intelligence-chief-captured-libya <p> The former head of Muammar Gaddafi&#39;s intelligence services is described as one of the regime&#39;s most feared and influential men.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/111120/abdullah-al-senussi-gaddafis-intelligence-chief-captured-libya" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa International Criminal Court Libya Libya Gaddafi War Muammar al-Gaddafi Conflict Zones Middle East Sun, 20 Nov 2011 17:21:00 +0000 News Desk 5681890 at http://www.globalpost.com Laurent Gbagbo: Ivory Coast's former president in custody in The Hague http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/111130/laurent-gbagbo-ivory-coasts-former-president-custody-the-hague-icc <p> &quot;Mr. Gbagbo is the first to be brought to account, there is more to come,&quot; promised ICC Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/111130/laurent-gbagbo-ivory-coasts-former-president-custody-the-hague-icc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa crimes against humanity International Criminal Court Ivory Coast The Hague World Leaders Conflict Zones Wed, 30 Nov 2011 13:54:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5682934 at http://www.globalpost.com Libya: ICC begins investigating sex crimes by Gaddafi loyalists http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/111130/libya-icc-investigating-sex-crimes-gaddafi-troops <p> ICC chief prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo said there was evidence Gaddafi had ordered the rape of hundreds of women, and that troops were given &quot;Viagra-type&quot; medicine to heighten their sex drive.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/111130/libya-icc-investigating-sex-crimes-gaddafi-troops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Criminal Court Libya Muammar Gaddafi War Middle East Wed, 30 Nov 2011 20:13:00 +0000 News Desk 5682979 at http://www.globalpost.com Laurent Gbagbo makes first appearance at International Criminal Court http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/111205/laurent-gbagbo-makes-first-appearance-at-international-criminal-court <p> The 30-minute session was to establish Gbagbo&#39;s identity and that he fully understood the charges against him.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/111205/laurent-gbagbo-makes-first-appearance-at-international-criminal-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa International Criminal Court Ivory Coast Laurent Gbagbo World Leaders Conflict Zones Africa Emerges Mon, 05 Dec 2011 16:30:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5683328 at http://www.globalpost.com ICC finds Thomas Lubanga guilty of using child soldiers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120314/thomas-lubanga-guilty-icc-verdict-child-soldiers-drc-congo-warlord JOHANNESBURG — The International Criminal Court has found Thomas Lubanga, the Congolese warlord, guilty of recruiting and using child soldiers.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120314/thomas-lubanga-guilty-icc-verdict-child-soldiers-drc-congo-warlord" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa BeNeLux Democratic Republic of Congo DRC International Criminal Court Conflict Zones War Wed, 14 Mar 2012 10:10:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5696006 at http://www.globalpost.com Luis Moreno-Ocampo praises 'Kony 2012' video by Invisible Children http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120331/luis-moreno-ocampo-kony-2012-invisible-children-icc-warrant-0 Luis Moreno-Ocampo, the International Criminal Court's chief prosector, has praised the role of the viral "Kony 2012" video campaign in catching rebel leader Joseph Kony this year.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120331/luis-moreno-ocampo-kony-2012-invisible-children-icc-warrant-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa International Criminal Court Sat, 31 Mar 2012 22:22:51 +0000 News Desk 5698719 at http://www.globalpost.com African Union summit to be held in Ethiopia after Malawi refuses to host Bashir http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120612/ethiopia-host-african-union-summit-after-malawi-refuses Bashir has been indicted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes in Darfur.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120612/ethiopia-host-african-union-summit-after-malawi-refuses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Ethiopia International Criminal Court Malawi Omar al-Bashir Diplomacy Tue, 12 Jun 2012 11:18:00 +0000 News Desk 5707596 at http://www.globalpost.com Gambia's Fatou Bensouda sworn in as new ICC chief prosecutor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/benelux/120615/gambia-fatou-bensouda-new-icc-chief-prosecutor-first-african The ICC has been criticized for the fact that all suspects wanted or on trial at the court are African. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/benelux/120615/gambia-fatou-bensouda-new-icc-chief-prosecutor-first-african" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa BeNeLux Gambia International Criminal Court The Hague Fri, 15 Jun 2012 13:32:00 +0000 News Desk 5708024 at http://www.globalpost.com Where is the justice for Karadzic’s victims? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/121017/Karadzic-Bosnia-Serbia-Hague-criminal-court <p>LONDON &mdash; &ldquo;Instead of being accused of the events in our war, I should be rewarded for all the good things I have done.&quot;&nbsp;Those were the words of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic on opening his defense at the International Criminal Tribunal for Yugoslavia in the Hague on Monday.&nbsp;They were unsurprising perhaps, but no less jaw-dropping for being so at odds with what actually happened in the country.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/121017/Karadzic-Bosnia-Serbia-Hague-criminal-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Criminal Court Conflict Zones Europe Thu, 18 Oct 2012 10:15:00 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5722908 at http://www.globalpost.com Bosco Ntaganda, DR Congo's 'Terminator' warlord, in ICC custody http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/130322/bosco-ntaganda-terminator-icc-custody-drc It is the first time any suspect has handed himself in to the ICC.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/130322/bosco-ntaganda-terminator-icc-custody-drc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Democratic Republic of Congo International Criminal Court Need to Know Fri, 22 Mar 2013 14:29:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5791050 at http://www.globalpost.com Amid cries that court is 'condescending,' African Union debates ICC pullout http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/131011/condescending-african-union-debates-icc-pullout <p>JOHANNESBURG, South Africa &mdash; An African Union summit on a possible pullout from the International Criminal Court has opened with a blast of anger and accusations that the court is treating Africans unfairly.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/131011/condescending-african-union-debates-icc-pullout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Ghana International Criminal Court Want to Know Kenya Nigeria South Africa Zimbabwe Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:56:48 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5958713 at http://www.globalpost.com A big deal in the ICC: 6 questions with GlobalPost's Tristan McConnell http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/kenya/141008/big-deal-the-icc-6-questions-globalposts-tristan-mcconnell <p>Our senior correspondent in East Africa offers his thoughts on why the trial of Kenya&#39;s Uhuru Kenyatta matters.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/kenya/141008/big-deal-the-icc-6-questions-globalposts-tristan-mcconnell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa International Criminal Court Need to Know World Leaders Kenya Politics Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:22:00 +0000 News Desk 6280539 at http://www.globalpost.com