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Benin: Adopt ICC law to prosecute grave crimes at home

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Ntaganda trial opening pushed to September

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Thomas Lubanga Dyilo

In the first ICC trial, DRC rebel Thomas Lubanga was convicted in March 2012 of the war crimes of enlisting and conscripting children under 15 and using them in hostilities. Confirmed upon appeal. Sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. Reparations pending.
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Democratic Republic of Congo

The conflict in the DRC is one of the world's deadliest since World War II. The ICC's first ever investigation opened in 2004 and has focused on the leaders of several armed militia and rebel groups suspected of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
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ICC abandons idea of holding Ntaganda trial in Congo; Opening statements scheduled for July 7

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New DRC law criminalizes ICC crimes, strengthens cooperation with Court

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Africa and the ICC: Moving the narrative forward

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - ICC suspect Al-Bashir flees South Africa

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What just happened with Al-Bashir in South Africa?

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - African Union: Bolster progress towards justice

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - Nigeria accused of war crimes | DRC votes for ICC law

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Côte d'Ivoire: "We need more justice"

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Kenya: Answers needed in Eldoret

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - Simone Gbagbo ICC case admissible

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New film shines light on victims of Chad’s Habré regime

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Prosecutor warns against Burundi election violence

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“We just want a rest from war”- South Kordofan demands justice

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Voices from the ground: Reactions from Ituri on recent ICC judgments

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - A special court for the Central African Republic

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Netherlands to deport Congolese militia leader Ngudjolo

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