International Justice

Kosovo: If they are not guilty, who committed the war crimes? - 29 November 2012

Headline Title:  Kosovo: If they are not guilty of the war crimes, who is? The acquittal of three high-ranking members of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) after a retrial on war crimes charges has pro Three high-ranking members of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) have been acquitted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Media Node:  Serb houses burning, Pec, Kosovo, 1999 Story Location:  Serbia 42° 26' 24.6516" N, 20° 38' 35.9196" E “If, as the court has established today, the three former high-ranking KLA members are not guilty, who then committed those crimes? Is anybody ever going to be brought to justice? ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Amnesty International's Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia Date:  Thu, 29/11/2012

Kosovo: If they are not guilty, who committed the war crimes?

The acquittal of three high-ranking members of the Kosovo Liberation Army by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia after a retrial on war crimes charges has prompted Amnesty International to reiterate its call for justice for all of the victims in the 1998-9 Kosovo war, and their relatives The acquittal of three high-ranking members of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) after a retrial on war crimes charges has pro

La Côte d'Ivoire doit sans délai remettre à la CPI l'épouse de l'ancien président - 23 November 2012

Headline Title:  La Côte d'Ivoire doit remettre à la CPI l'épouse de l'ancien président Les autorités ivoiriennes doivent sans délai transférer Simone Gbagbo à La Haye pour une enquête sur son rôle présumé dans des crimes contre l'humanité, a déclaré Amnesty International après que la La Côte d'Ivoire doit transférer sans délai Simone Gbagbo à la Haye dans le cadre de l'enquête ouverte par le procureur de la CPI sur les crimes contre l'humanité. Media Node:  Simone Gbagbo_fr Twitter Tag:  DemandJustice Story Location:  Côte d'Ivoire 5° 18' 18.2556" N, 3° 59' 16.9332" W “Il faut que justice soit rendue à toutes les victimes, sans exception. Cela signifie que la CPI comme la justice ivoirienne doivent enquêter dûment sur les éventuels suspects dans les deux camps et traiter tous les crimes, y compris les violences sexuelles.” Source:  Tawanda Hondora, directeur adjoint du programme Droit et politique d'Amnesty International. URL:  Côte d'Ivoire. Il est temps de mettre fin au cycle de représailles et de vengeance Description:  Nouvelle, 26 octobre 2012 URL:  La Côte d'Ivoire doit assister la CPI dans l'enquête sur les violences ayant fait suite à l'élection présidentielle Description:  Nouvelle, 27 mars 2012 URL:  Côte d'Ivoire. Le transfert de Laurent Gbagbo est un premier pas important dans la lutte contre l'impunité Description:  Déclaration publique, 30 novembre 2011

Costa de Marfil debe entregar con urgencia a la CPI a la esposa del ex presidente - 23 November 2012

Headline Title:  Costa de Marfil: Debe entregar a la CPI a la esposa del ex presidente Costa de Marfil debe transferir de inmediato a La Haya a Simone Gbagbo para que se investigue su presunta implicación en crímenes de lesa humanidad, ha manifestado Amnistía Internacional después de Costa de Marfil debe garantizar que se entrega de inmediato a Simone Gbagbo a La Haya para someterse totalmente a la investigación del fiscal de la CPI sobre crímenes de lesa humanidad. Twitter Tag:  DemandJustice Story Location:  Costa de Marfil 5° 18' 18.2556" N, 3° 59' 16.9332" W “Se debe hacer justicia a las víctimas de todas las partes. Lo que significa que tanto la CPI como el sistema de justicia de Costa de Marfil deben investigar plenamente a los posibles sospechosos de ambas partes y abordar todos los delitos, entre ellos, la violencia sexual.” Source:  Tawanda Hondora, director adjunto del Programa de Derecho Internacional y Política de Amnistía Internacional Date:  Fri, 23/11/2012 URL:  Costa de Marfil: Es hora de poner fin a la espiral de represalias y venganza Description:  Comunicado de prensa, 26 de octubre de 2012 URL:  Côte d'Ivoire urged to assist ICC in post-election violence probe Description:  Noticia, 27 de marzo de 2012 URL:  Costa de Marfil: El traslado de Laurent Gbagbo representa el primer paso significativo para abordar la impunidad Description:  Declaración pública, 30 November 2011

Côte d’Ivoire must urgently surrender former president’s wife to the ICC - 23 November 2012

Headline Title:  Côte d’Ivoire: Surrender former president’s wife to the ICC   Côte d’Ivoire must ensure Simone Gbagbo is surrendered to The Hague immediately to comply fully with the ICC Prosecutor's investigation into crimes against humanity. Media Node:  Simone Gbagbo Twitter Tag:  DemandJustice Story Location:  Ivory Coast 5° 18' 18.2556" N, 3° 59' 16.9332" W “Justice must be delivered to victims on all sides. This means that both the ICC and Ivorian justice system must fully investigate possible suspects on both sides and address the full range of crimes, including sexual violence” Source:  Tawanda Hondora, Deputy Director of Amnesty International's Law and Policy Programme Date:  Fri, 23/11/2012 URL:  Côte D’Ivoire: Time to put an end to the cycle of reprisals and revenge Description:  News story, 26 October 2012 URL:  Côte d'Ivoire urged to assist ICC in post-election violence probe Description:  News story/slideshow, 27 March 2012 URL:  Côte d'Ivoire: The transfer of Laurent Gbagbo marks the first significant steps towards addressing impunity Description:  Public statement, 30 November 2011

على ليبيا التماس العدالة وليس الثأر في قضية الرئيس السابق لمخابرات القذافي - 19 October 2012

Headline Title:  على ليبيا التماس العدالة وليس الثأر في قضية الرئيس السابق لمخابرات القذافي تدعو منظمة العفو الدولية السلطات الليبية، بعد مرور عام على أسر العقيد القذافي وقتله، إلى تسليم رئيس المخابرات العسكرية في الحكم السابق فوراً إلى المحكمة الجنائية الدولية تدعو منظمة العفو الدولية السلطات الليبية، بعد مرور عام على أسر العقيد القذافي وقتله، إلى تسليم رئيس المخابرات العسكرية في الحكم السابق فوراً إلى المحكمة الجنائية الدولية Media Node:  Abdullah al-Senussi AR At a Glance:  في يونيو/حزيران 2011، أصدرت المحكمة الجنائية الدولية مذكرة قبض بحق السنوسي، وكذلك بحق العقيد معمر القذافي ونجله، سيف الإسلام القذافيالتهم مرتبطة بجرائم ضد الإنسانية - تشملان القتل والاضطهاد - زعم أنها ارتكبت في مدينة بنغازي، شرقي ليبيا، في فبراير/شباط 2011قبل تسليمه إلى ليبيا، كان السنوسي محتجزاً في موريتانيا، منذ مارس/آذار 2012، عندما قبض عليه في مطار العاصمة، نواكشوط Story Location:  Libye 31° 19' 43.0176" N, 13° 42' 39.3768" E “وبعد سنة من انتهاء الأعمال العدائية، ما برح ضحايا الانتهاكات الخطيرة لحقوق الإنسان - التي ارتكبها الحكم السابق وخصومه على السواء - بعيدين كل البعد عن أي شكل من أشكال الانتصاف. وما نشهده في ليبيا اليوم هو أعمال ثأرية لا صلة لها بالعدالة” Source:  حسيبة حاج صحراوي، نائبة مدير برنامج الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا في منظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Thu, 18/10/2012 URL:  Fair trials still out of reach in Libya Description:  Blog, 7 September 2012 URL:  Libya: Former intelligence chief must be surrendered immediately to ICC Description:  News story, 5 December 2012 URL:  Libya: Militia stranglehold corrosive for rule of law Description:  News story/report, 4 July 2012 URL:  Libya: Detention of ICC staff undermines Saif al-Gaddafi’s right to fair trial Description:  News story, 2 July 2012

Ancien chef des services du renseignement de Kadhafi : la Libye doit s'efforcer d'obtenir la justice, pas la vengeance - 18 October 2012

Headline Title:  Libye : il faut la justice, pas la vengeance Un an après que le colonel Mouammar Kadhafi eut été capturé et tué, Amnesty International demande aux autorités libyennes de remettre immédiatement à la Cour pénale internationale (CPI) l'ancien ch Un an après la capture et la mort du colonel Mouammar Kadhafi, les autorités libyennes doivent remettre à la CPI l'ancien chef des services du renseignement du régime. Media Node:  Abdullah al-Senussi_fr At a Glance:  En juin 2011, la CPI a émis un mandat d'arrêt contre Abdullah al Senussi, Mouammar Kadhafi et le fils de ce dernier, Saif al Islam Kadhafi.Ils sont poursuivis pour deux chefs de crimes contre l'humanité – meurtre et persécution – commis en février 2011 à Benghazi, ville portuaire de l'est de la Libye.Arrêté en Mauritanie en mars 2012, Abdullah al Senussi a été extradé vers la Libye le 5 septembre. Story Location:  Libye 31° 19' 43.0176" N, 13° 42' 39.3768" E “Un an après la fin des hostilités, les victimes de graves violations des droits humains, qu'elles aient été commises par l'ancien gouvernement ou par l'opposition de l'époque, attendent toujours justice. Ce que nous voyons aujourd'hui en Libye, ce n'est pas la justice, c'est la vengeance.” Source:  Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui, directrice adjointe du programme Moyen-Orient et Afrique du Nord d'Amnesty International URL:  Les procès équitables ne sont toujours pas d'actualité en Libye Description:  Blog, 7 septembre 2012 URL:  Libye. L'ancien chef des services de renseignements doit être remis immédiatement à la CPI Description:  Communiqué de presse, 5 septembre 2012 URL:  Libye. La mainmise des milices est corrosive pour l'état de droit Description:  Communiqué de presse, 5 juillet 2012 URL:  Libye. La détention de membres de la CPI porte préjudice au droit de Saif Kadhafi à un procès équitable Description:  Communiqué de presse, 2 juillet 2012

Libya must seek justice not revenge in case of former al-Gaddafi intelligence chief - 18 October 2012

Headline Title:  Libya must seek justice not revenge in case of former al-Gaddafi intelligence chief A year on from the capture and killing of Colonel Mu’ammar al-Gaddafi, Amnesty International is calling on the Libyan authorities to hand over immediately the former ruler’s military intelligence c A year on from the capture and killing of Colonel Mu’ammar al-Gaddafi, the Libyan authorities must  hand over the former ruler’s military intelligence chief to the ICC. Media Node:  Abdullah al-Senussi At a Glance:  In June 2011, the ICC issued an arrest warrant for Abdullah al-Senussi, Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi and his son Saif al-Islam al-Gaddafi.The charges relate to two counts of crimes against humanity – murder and persecution – allegedly committed in the eastern Libyan port city of Benghazi in February 2011.Al-Senussi was arrested in Mauritania in March 2012 and extradited back to Libya on 5 September. Story Location:  Libya 31° 19' 43.0176" N, 13° 42' 39.3768" E “A year after the end of hostilities, victims of serious human rights abuses – by the former government as well as its opponents – have yet to see justice. What we witness today in Libya is revenge and not justice” Source:  Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui, Deputy Middle East and North Africa Programme Director at Amnesty International Date:  Thu, 18/10/2012 URL:  Fair trials still out of reach in Libya Description:  Blog, 7 September 2012 URL:  Libya: Former intelligence chief must be surrendered immediately to ICC Description:  News story, 5 December 2012 URL:  Libya: Militia stranglehold corrosive for rule of law Description:  News story/report, 4 July 2012 URL:  Libya: Detention of ICC staff undermines Saif al-Gaddafi’s right to fair trial Description:  News story, 2 July 2012

مصر: ينبغي القبض على الرئيس السوداني عمر البشير - 17 September 2012

Headline Title:  مصر: ينبغي القبض على الرئيس السوداني عمر البشير قالت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم إنه يتعين على الحكومة المصرية أن تسحب فوراً دعوتها إلى الرئيس السوداني عمر البشير وأن تلقي القبض عليه في حالة وصوله إلى القاهرة. يتعين على الحكومة المصرية أن تسحب فوراً دعوتها إلى الرئيس السوداني عمر البشير وأن تلقي القبض عليه في حالة وصوله إلى القاهرة Media Node:  Omar al-Bashir AR Twitter Tag:  DemandJustice Story Location:  مصر 30° 1' 30.1116" N, 30° 54' 55.8972" E “إذا ما استقبلت مصر عمر البشير، فسوف تكون ملاذاً آمناً لمن يُتهمون بارتكاب جرائم الإبادة الجماعية” Source:  ماريك مارشينسكي، مدير قسم بحوث العدالة الدولية والسياسة والحملات في منظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Fri, 14/09/2012 URL:  Malawi must arrest Sudan’s al-Bashir during visit Description:  News story, 13 October 2011 URL:  China must arrest Sudanese President Description:  News story, 16 June 2011 URL:  Malaysia: Arrest Sudanese President wanted for war crimes Description:  News story, 13 June 2011 URL:  Djibouti refuses to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir Description:  Public statement, 9 May 2011

Egypt: Arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir - 14 September 2012

Headline Title:  Egypt: Arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir The Egyptian government should immediately withdraw its invitation to Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, and arrest him if he travels to Cairo, Amnesty International said today. The Egyptian government should immediately withdraw its invitation to Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, and arrest him if he travels to Cairo. Media Node:  Omar al-Bashir Twitter Tag:  DemandJustice Story Location:  مصر 30° 1' 30.1116" N, 30° 54' 55.8972" E “If Egypt welcomes Omar Al-Bashir it will become a safe haven for alleged perpetrators of genocide” Source:  Marek Marczyñski, Amnesty International Justice Research, Policy and Campaign Manager Date:  Fri, 14/09/2012 URL:  Malawi must arrest Sudan’s al-Bashir during visit Description:  News story, 13 October 2011 URL:  China must arrest Sudanese President Description:  News story, 16 June 2011 URL:  Malaysia: Arrest Sudanese President wanted for war crimes Description:  News story, 13 June 2011 URL:  Djibouti refuses to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir Description:  Public statement, 9 May 2011

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