UN extends Darfur peacekeeping force despite Sudan protest

2015-06-30 10:17

The Security Council has unanimously approved a one-year extension of the joint UN-AU peacekeeping force in Sudan’s western Darfur region where conflict is intensifying.

Government appealing Bashir ruling

2015-06-29 09:50

Government will appeal the High Court in Pretoria's ruling regarding Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

SA to review participation in ICC - Radebe

2015-06-25 11:21

Cabinet has decided it will review South Africa’s participation in the International Criminal Court, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says.

Zuma, ministers hatched plot to allow Al-Bashir’s escape - report

2015-06-19 15:46

President Jacob Zuma and four Cabinet ministers hatched a plot to ensure Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s safe travel out of South Africa, it has been reported.

Palestinians to submit first file to ICC

2015-06-18 19:47

The Palestinians are set to submit their first file to the International Criminal Court in their bid to open criminal proceedings against Israel.

ICC trial of Congo's 'Terminator' set to start

2015-06-16 21:29

The war crimes trial of ex-DRC warlord Bosco Ntaganda - nicknamed "The Terminator" - is set to open in The Hague, the International Criminal Court says.

Mugabe: ICC not wanted in Africa

2015-06-16 14:46

Zimbabwean leader and AU chairperson Robert Mugabe has harshly criticised the ICC after Sudan's president dodged an international arrest order while in South Africa.

Zuma assured AU al-Bashir would not be arrested - Mugabe

2015-06-16 09:38

President Jacob Zuma gave the AU summit assurances that Sudan's president Omar al-Bashir would not be arrested, Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe has said.

Washington sorry no action taken against Bashir

2015-06-15 22:10

The US says it was disappointed Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir was allowed to return home from a meeting in South Africa even though he faces an international arrest warrant.

Bashir arrives in Khartoum

2015-06-15 17:43

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has arrived in the capital Khartoum to a warm welcome.


ICC asks Security Council for help to ensure Bashir's arrest

2015-06-30 08:52

A top ICC prosecutor has called for the UN Security Council to ensure Sudan’s compliance with a court order for the arrest of President Omar al-Bashir.

Mugabe’s spin doctor slams SALC over Al-Bashir

2015-06-25 13:47

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s spin doctor Jonathan Moyo has castigated the SA Litigation Centre, describing it as a "regime change outfit dominated, controlled & run by a white cabal with Rhodie or apartheid links".

'Tyrant' Mugabe ideal candidate for ICC prosecution – ex-minister

2015-06-24 16:27

President Robert Mugabe and his cabal are ideal candidates for international criminal prosecution and that is why he is pushing AU states to pull out of the ICC, a former Zimbabwean minister says.

Africa must set up own ICC to try Europeans, says Mugabe

2015-06-19 14:06

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who is also the AU chair, says Africa must establish its own criminal court which would be mandated to prosecute Western leaders who have committed crimes on the continent.

African dictators must face the music - MDC

2015-06-17 13:53

African dictators shouldn't be allowed to hide behind a finger and shamelessly argue that the ICC is only targeting them, Zimbabwe’s MDC opposition party says.

Bashir fiasco highlights world powers' failure: Experts

2015-06-16 19:54

South Africa's refusal to hand over Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court is a fresh snub for the Dutch-based tribunal, highlighting its reliance on support from world powers to do its job, experts say.

SA betrayed Darfur victims - Amnesty International

2015-06-16 11:10

South Africa's failure to arrest Omar al-Bashir is a betrayal to the thousands of people killed in Darfur, Amnesty International says.

SA violates international law once, twice, three times - analyst

2015-06-16 07:34

South Africa has violated international law not once, but at least three times with its treatment of Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, Professor Bonita Meyersfeld from Wits University says.

Bashir's flight shows ICC's weakness

2015-06-15 21:13

The escape of Sudan's President from an arrest warrant demonstrates the International Criminal Court's weaknesses, just as it prepares to venture into even more politically-charged cases.

Sudan confirms al-Bashir heading home

2015-06-15 15:48

Sudan President Omar al-Bashir, wanted by the ICC, has departed from South Africa despite legal attempts to keep him the country.

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