Carla Del Ponte http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/33747/all en "Time has come" to refer Syria war crimes to ICC - Del Ponte http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130218/blank-headline-received-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>GENEVA, Feb 18 (Reuters) - U.N. human rights investigator Carla del Ponte said on Monday the "time has come" for the Security Council to refer war crimes in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for prosecution.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130218/blank-headline-received-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carla Del Ponte International criminal law International law Thomson Reuters Mon, 18 Feb 2013 10:45:13 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5758809 at http://www.globalpost.com URGENT ¥¥¥ UN court should launch Syria war crimes probe: del Ponte http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/urgent-un-court-should-launch-syria-war-crimes-probe-del-ponte <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The International Criminal Court should be called in to probe war crimes in Syria, former UN prosecutor Carla del Ponte said Monday.</p> <p>"The international community -- and the UN Security Council -- must take the decision to refer this to justice," said del Ponte, member of a UN-mandated commission of inquiry on the Syria conflict.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/urgent-un-court-should-launch-syria-war-crimes-probe-del-ponte" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Carla Del Ponte Carla del Ponte International criminal law Syria AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 10:46:15 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5758821 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED: ICC should launch Syria war crimes probe: del Ponte http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/corrected-icc-should-launch-syria-war-crimes-probe-del-ponte <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The International Criminal Court should be called in to probe war crimes in Syria, former UN prosecutor Carla del Ponte said Monday.</p> <p>"The international community -- and the UN Security Council -- must take the decision to refer this to justice," said del Ponte, member of a UN-mandated commission of inquiry on the Syria conflict.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/corrected-icc-should-launch-syria-war-crimes-probe-del-ponte" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Carla Del Ponte Carla del Ponte International criminal law Syria AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 11:00:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5758838 at http://www.globalpost.com ICC should launch Syria war crimes probe: del Ponte http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/icc-should-launch-syria-war-crimes-probe-del-ponte-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The International Criminal Court should be called in to probe war crimes in Syria, former UN prosecutor Carla del Ponte said Monday.</p> <p>"The international community -- and the UN Security Council -- must take the decision to refer this to justice," del Ponte, the member of a UN-mandated commission of inquiry on the Syria conflict, told reporters.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/icc-should-launch-syria-war-crimes-probe-del-ponte-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carla Del Ponte Carla del Ponte International Criminal Court United Nations AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 12:00:56 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5758896 at http://www.globalpost.com Military strike on Syria will make things worse: del Ponte http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130909/military-strike-syria-will-make-things-worse-del-ponte <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>International military strikes on Syria will only make it more difficult to end the spiralling violence in the country, legendary former war crimes prosecutor Carla del Ponte warned Monday.</p> <p>"I can't see a military intervention working," said Del Ponte, who is currently part of a UN team of investigators probing rights abuses in Syria.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130909/military-strike-syria-will-make-things-worse-del-ponte" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Carla Del Ponte Carla del Ponte Syria AFP Mon, 09 Sep 2013 14:33:06 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5928699 at http://www.globalpost.com U.N. Syria warcrimes team checking 14 alleged chemical attacks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130916/un-syria-warcrimes-team-checking-14-alleged-chemical-attacks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>GENEVA (Reuters) - The U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Syria is investigating 14 alleged attacks with chemical weapons or chemical agents in Syria since it began monitoring Syrian human rights abuses in Sept 2011, the commission's chairman Paulo Pinheiro told a news conference on Monday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130916/un-syria-warcrimes-team-checking-14-alleged-chemical-attacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carla Del Ponte Thomson Reuters Mon, 16 Sep 2013 12:34:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5935534 at http://www.globalpost.com