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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.

Radovan Karadžić Appeal Judgement scheduled for 20 March 2019 – Accreditation procedure now open

The Hague, 4 Mar 2019

The accreditation procedure is now open for those wishing to attend the pronouncement of the Appeal Judgement in the case of Prosecutor v. Radovan Karadžić by the Appeals Chamber of the International Residual...

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Secretary-General appoints Judge Claudia Hoefer of Germany to serve as Mechanism Judge

The Hague, 22 Feb 2019

United Nations General Assembly UN Photo/Manuel Elias

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Judge Claudia Hoefer of Germany to the judicial roster of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), effective 21 February 2019.

Appeal Judgement in the case of Prosecutor v. Radovan Karadžić to be rendered on 20 March 2019

The Hague, 22 Feb 2019

Radovan Karadžić

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

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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.