February 3, 2010
by David Manes
The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday reversed a Pre-Trial Chamber decision that denied the application for an arrest warrant on genocide charges against Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir. The court emphasized that the reversal was procedural in nature, and ...[read more]
February 3, 2010
by Anna Kavalauskas
Prosecutor v. al-Bashir, International Criminal Court, Appeals Chamber, February 3, 2010. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on Omar al-Bashir... ...[read more]
July 13, 2009
by Christian Ehret
Ugandan officials announced Monday that they plan to arrest Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir on war crimes charges if he enters the country, pursuant to an International Criminal Court (ICC) warrant. The announcement followed a meeting between Ugandan minister for international affairs Henry ...[read more]
July 10, 2009
by Devin Montgomery
An African Union (AU) panel led by former South African president Thabo Mbeki recommended Friday that the AU cooperate with International Criminal Court (ICC) efforts to arrest Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir on charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity. The recommendation comes in ...[read more]
July 7, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Prosecution Document in Support of Appeal against the Decision on the Prosecution's Application for a Warrant of Arrest against Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir, International Criminal Court prosecutors, July 7, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary ava... ...[read more]
July 4, 2009
by Matt Glenn
The African Union (AU) will not cooperate with International Criminal Court (ICC) efforts to extradite Sudan President Omar al-Bashir, the AU announced Friday during an AU summit in Libya. AU members said that by issuing a warrant for al-Bashir's arrest, the ICC jeopardized the peace process ...[read more]
April 7, 2009
by Devin Montgomery
Deputy International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Fatou Bensouda has called on world leaders to end all support for Sudanese president and war crimes suspect Omar al-Bashir, according to a Monday report by the Associated Press. Bashir has come under increasing international pressure to comply ...[read more]
March 30, 2009
by JURIST Staff
JURIST Guest Columnist Saira Mohamed of Columbia Law School says any decision by the UN Security Council to stop the International Criminal Court's proceedings against Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir by using its power under Article 16 of the Rome Statute would render the ICC a mere ...[read more]
March 8, 2009
by Devin Montgomery
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Sunday continued tocriticizeforeign aid agencies he has expelled from the country, and threatened to expel remaining agencies, diplomats and peacekeepers in Sudan. Bashir hasexpelled 13 foreign aid agenciesfrom Sudan after the Internationa... ...[read more]
March 7, 2009
by Andrew Gilmore
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir pledged his commitment to the peace process in his country at a Saturday rally, while deriding expelled aid groups and the arrest warrant issued against him by the International Criminal Court (ICC) earlier this week. At the rally, al-Bashir told the assembled ...[read more]

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