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Mechanism OTP delivered advanced training on investigating and prosecuting sexual and gender based violence

The Hague, 17 Apr 2019

At the invitation of the Minister of Justice of Serbia, the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism OTP), the War Crimes Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Serbia...

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Mechanism President Agius concludes historic visit to Rwanda

Arusha, 8 Apr 2019

President Carmel Agius

On 8 April 2019, the President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, concluded his first official visit to the Republic of Rwanda (Rwanda). The visit took place on the...

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz addresses the 25th Rwandan Genocide commemoration in The Hague

The Hague, 8 Apr 2019

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (IRMCT) today addressed the 25th commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsis at the City...

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Mechanism President to conduct first official visit to Rwanda

Arusha, 29 Mar 2019

President Carmel Agius

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, will conduct an official visit to the Republic of Rwanda from 1 to 7 April 2019.

The Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals delivers judgement in the Karadžić case

The Hague, 20 Mar 2019

The Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals composed of Judge Vagn Prüsse Joensen, presiding, Judge William Hussein Sekule, Judge José Ricardo de Prada Solaesa, Judge Graciela Susana...

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Statement by the Prosecutor on the occasion of Karadžić Appeals Judgement

The Hague, 20 Mar 2019

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

The Office of the Prosecutor is satisfied with the Appeals Chamber’s Judgment in the case Prosecutor v. Radovan Karadžić, which in the most important respects confirmed Karadžić’s convictions at trial on ten counts of...

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Karadžić Appeal Judgement – Important information for the media

The Hague, 18 Mar 2019

The pronouncement of the Appeal Judgement in the case of Prosecutor v. Radovan Karadžić by the Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) is scheduled for Wednesday, 20...

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The Mechanism marks International Women’s Day 2019 with events in Arusha and The Hague

Arusha, The Hague, 11 Mar 2019

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) marked this year’s International Women’s Day, 8 March 2019, with events at both the Arusha and The Hague branches.

President Agius Concludes First Visit to Tanzania as President of the Mechanism

Arusha, 8 Mar 2019

President Carmel Agius

On 8 March 2019, the President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, concluded his first visit to the United Republic of Tanzania (Tanzania) in his capacity as...

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Mechanism Judges meet in Arusha for second in-person Plenary Session

Arusha, 5 Mar 2019

On 4 and 5 March 2019, the Judges of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) held their second in-person Plenary Session at the Seat of the Mechanism in Arusha.