December 19, 2011
by Jonathan Cohen
JURIST Special Guest Columnist Curtis Doebbler of Webster University and the Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations, both in Geneva, Switzerland, says the US and other aggressors in the Iraq War have not had to face legal recourse for their numerous violations of international law ...[read more]
June 11, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
On June 11, 2010, the International Criminal Court (ICC) adopted an amendment to the Rome Statute including a definition for the crime of aggression and creating jurisdictional conditions for prosecution. The amendment was adopted after ICC member states reached a compromise on the definition and ...[read more]
June 12, 2010
by Sarah Miley
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday adopted an amendment to the Rome Statute including a definition for the crime of aggression and creating jurisdictional conditions for prosecution. The amendment was adopted after ICC nations reached a compromise on the definition and implementation ...[read more]
June 11, 2010
by Sarah Miley
Nations attending the final day of the Review Conference of the Rome Statute on Friday in Kampala, Uganda, have been unable to reach a consensus on the adoption of the crime of aggression by the International Criminal Court (ICC). The crime of aggression is listed under Article 5 of the Rome ...[read more]
June 2, 2010
by Sarah Miley
US Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues Stephen Rapp expressed concern Tuesday over the potential adoption of a state aggression law by the International Criminal Court (ICC), claiming that it could undermine the integrity of the ICC. The statement came during a speech at the first Review ...[read more]
January 15, 2007
by Andrew Wood
Curtis Doebbler: The United States and Iraqi government carried out the summary, arbitrary and extra-judicial executions of Mr. Barzan al-Tikriti and Judge Awad Hamad al-Bandar. The executions were carried out in violations of international law and constitute a violation of the right to life... ...[read more]
November 16, 2004
by JURIST Staff
JURIST Contributing Editor Marjorie Cohn of Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego says that the massive US assault on Fallujah is but the latest instance of illegal American aggression in Iraq, undertaken with disregard for international treaties and the principles of international law. US ...[read more]

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