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Mechanism’s Principals hold diplomatic briefing in The Hague

The Hague, 8 Feb 2019

The Principals of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

The Principals of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) yesterday held a briefing for the diplomatic corps accredited to the Kingdom of the Netherlands and international organizations.

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President Carmel Agius joins Prosecutor Brammertz and Registrar Elias as International Gender Champion

The Hague, 5 Feb 2019

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, was today named as an International Gender Champion (IGC), thus joining Prosecutor Serge Brammertz and Registrar...

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Secretary-General appoints Judge Mahandrisoa Edmond Randrianirina of Madagascar to serve as Mechanism Judge

Arusha, The HAgue, 1 Feb 2019

United Nations General Assembly UN Photo/Manuel Elias

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Judge Mahandrisoa Edmond Randrianirina of Madagascar to the judicial roster of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), effective...

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ICTR: Looking Back exhibition on display at Mechanism’s premises in Arusha and in The Hague

Arusha, The Hague, 30 Jan 2019

ICTR: Looking Back

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) has launched an exhibition of selected material from the archives of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR).

Mechanism Registrar Olufemi Elias on official visit to Serbia

The Hague, 29 Jan 2019

Mr. Olufemi Elias

The Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Mr. Olufemi Elias, will be on an official visit to Belgrade, Serbia, from 29 to 31 January 2019.

Chief Prosecutor Brammertz meets Montenegrin Officials

The Hague, 29 Jan 2019

Mechanism Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz and Supreme State Prosecutor of Montenegro Ivica Stanković

Mechanism Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz is visiting Podgorica from 28 to 30 January 2019.

The Mechanism welcomes the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to the United Republic of Tanzania

Arusha, 29 Jan 2019

From left to right: Ms. Thembile Segoete, Acting Officer-in-Charge, Office of the Prosecutor, Arusha branch, Ms. Tully Mwaipopo, Legal Officer IOR, Arusha branch, Her Excellency. Ms. Francisca Pedrós Carretero, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to the United Republic of Tanzania, Ms. Fiana Reinhardt, Head of the President's Office, Arusha and Ms. Sera Attika, Chief of Registry, Arusha branch

On Monday, 28 January 2019, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) received a visit from the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to the United Republic of Tanzania, Her Excellency Ms. Francisca...

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The Mechanism welcomes the Ambassador of the Republic of Italy to Tanzania

Arusha, 25 Jan 2019

On Friday, 25 January 2019, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) received a visit from the Ambassador of the Republic of Italy to the United Republic of Tanzania, His Excellency Ambassador...

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Judge Carmel Agius assumes office as the new President of the Mechanism

Arusha, The Hague, 19 Jan 2019

Judge Carmel Agius

On 19 January 2019, Judge Carmel Agius, of Malta, assumed office as President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), following his appointment by the United Nations Secretary-General on 30...

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Farewell message from President Theodor Meron to staff

Arusha, The Hague, 18 Jan 2019

Judge Theodor Meron

Dear Colleagues,

As I prepare to step down from my role as President of the Mechanism, I wanted to take a moment to express to you my sincere appreciation for all your hard work and contributions to the Mechanism.