Syrian President Bashar al-Assad tops a list of 20 sample war crimes indictments of government officials and rebels drafted by experts for prosecution someday, a former international war crimes prosecutor said on Tuesday.
The International Criminal Court`s chief prosecutor has opened a initial probe into crimes committed before and during the fall of Ukraine`s ousted president Viktor Yanukovych, the court said on Friday.
The International Criminal Court on Friday convicted Congolese ex-militia boss Germain Katanga of war crimes for arming an ethnic militia that carried out a 2003 village massacre with guns and machetes.
Libya`s former intelligence chief has appealed the International Criminal Court`s decision to let him be tried in his home country and asked judges to order Libya not to start the trial until the appeal is settled.
The International Criminal Court was under fire on Friday over its "unfair" and "totally unacceptable" treatment of Africa, as Ethiopia opened a special African Union summit with a scathing attack on the tribunal.
Kenya`s president will not attend the UN General Assembly because his deputy will be away on trial at the International Criminal Court, State House said on Friday, warning future cooperation with the ICC could be in jeopardy.