June 6, 2014
by Bradley McAllister
Officials from the UN Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia addressed the UN Security Council Thursday to discuss the work that has been achieved as the tribunals mark 20 years of existence in 2014 and begin the process of closing by the end of the year. The officials noted the ...[read more]
July 20, 2013
by Kyle Webster
On July 20, 2011, Serbian authorities arrested Goran Hadzic, who was sought by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and the last of the court's original 161 war crimes fugitives. At a press conference later that day, Serbian President Boris Tadic announced the ...[read more]
June 12, 2013
by Theresa Donovan
Justice Hassan Bubacar Jallow, Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) on Tuesday reiterated the UN Security Council's request for member states to help bring to justice nine fugitives allegedly responsible for war crimes during the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Jallow urged ...[read more]
August 24, 2012
by Cody Harding
On August 24, 2011, accused Serbian war criminal Goran Hadzic pleaded not guilty before the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). Hadzic was the former president of Serbian forces during the Bosnian Civil War and faced charges of ordering the murder of hundreds of non- ...[read more]
July 20, 2012
by Cody Harding
On July 20, 2011, Serbian authorities arrested Goran Hadzic, who was sought by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and the last of the court's original 161 war crimes fugitives. At a press conference later that day, Serbian President Boris Tadic announced the ...[read more]
December 8, 2011
by Dan Taglioli
Top officials of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) told the UN Security Council Wednesday that international cooperation in tracking and arresting fugitives is vital to completion of the tribunals' ...[read more]
February 25, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
On February 25, 2005, the Chinese Foreign Ministry announced that the Sino-US Joint Liaison Group (JLG) had signed a joint agreement at the conclusion of a two-day meeting of US and Chinese delegates in Beijing. During the meeting, the two sides agreed to cooperate and offer mutual legal ...[read more]
December 4, 2009
by Sarah Paulsworth
Serbia is cooperating with the work of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), according to a report presented Thursday to the UN Security Council by Chief War Crimes Prosecutor Serge Brammertz. Brammertz noted the need to catch two remaining fugitives, Ratko Mladic ...[read more]
November 2, 2009
by Patrice Collins
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Sunday that Mexico's extradition of 11 fugitives to the US on Saturday has brought the number of extraditions this year to a record 100. The individuals face charges ranging from conspiracy to distribute and distribution of narcotics, to money launder... ...[read more]
October 22, 2009
by Steve Dotterer
INTERPOL announced Thursday that Rwandan genocide suspect Emmanuel Uwayezu has been arrested in Italy. The former Rwandan clergyman had long been sought by Rwandan authorities in connection with the killings of approximately 80 Gikongoro province students in May 1994. At the time, Uwayezu served ...[read more]

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