178- Application Convention against Genocide (The Gambia vs Myanmar)

178- Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (The Gambia vs Myanmar) On November 11th, 2019, the Republic of The Gambia filed an application instituting proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the Republic of Myanmar for alleged violations of the Convention on the Prevention and […]

182- Application of the Convention against Genocide (Ukraine vs Russia)

182 – Application of the Convention for the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Ukraine vs Russia) On February 26th, 2022, the Republic of Ukraine filed before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) an application instituting proceedings against the Russian Federation for alleged violations of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of […]

Al Bashir Case

The Prosecutor vs Mr. Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir Following the particularly critical situation in Darfur, the then UN’s General Secretary Mr. Kofi Annan set up an international committee to investigate the alleged breaches of humanitarian law in the country. In its final report issued on January 2005, the body concluded that crimes against humanity […]