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UN Secretary-General re-appoints Judge Theodor Meron as President of the Mechanism, appoints Judge Carmel Agius as his successor and renews the terms of Judges of the Mechanism

Arusha, The Hague, 3 Jul 2018

The United Nations Secretary-General has appointed Judge Theodor Meron to a new term as President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), effective 1 July 2018, and expiring on 18 January...

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Statement of the President on the non-reappointment of Judge Akay

The Hague, 3 Jul 2018

President Theodor Meron

On 29 June 2018, the UN Secretary-General reappointed for a new, two-year term of office all of the Judges on the roster of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) who were seeking reappointment...

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UN Security Council re-appoints Prosecutor Serge Brammertz as Prosecutor of the Mechanism

Arusha, 3 Jul 2018

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

The United Nations Security Council, by resolution 2422 (2018), has reappointed Prosecutor Serge Brammertz to a new term as Prosecutor of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), with effect...

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Prosecutor on mission to Kigali

Arusha, 28 Jun 2018

Mechanism Prosecutor Serge Brammertz visited Kigali on 27 and 28 June for regular discussions with Rwandan authorities. The Prosecutor met with Minister of Justice Johnston Busingye and Prosecutor General Jean Bosco Mutangana...

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Mechanism hosts meeting of information management professionals to mark International Archives Day 2018

The Hague, 8 Jun 2018

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) today hosted a meeting of 40 representatives of Information Managers in International Organizations (IMIO) at the premises of its Hague branch. The...

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President Meron briefs UN Security Council on progress of work

Arusha, The Hague, 6 Jun 2018

President Theodor Meron

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Theodor Meron, today presented the latest six-month report to the United Nations Security Council (Council), highlighting the most...

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz addresses the United Nations Security Council

Arusha, The Hague, 6 Jun 2018

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz | UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals today addressed the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

First Information Centre on ICTY in the former Yugoslavia opens in Sarajevo

The Hague, 23 May 2018

The City of Sarajevo, with the support of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), today opened the Sarajevo Information Centre on the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (...

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Chief Prosecutor Brammertz meets with authorities on missing persons

The Hague, 23 May 2018

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals hosted today a meeting of senior representatives of institutions responsible for the search for those persons still missing from...

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Mechanism Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on mission to Sarajevo

The Hague, 22 May 2018

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Mechanism Prosecutor Serge Brammertz will be in Sarajevo from 22 to 24 May 2018, as part of preparations for his regular biannual report to the UN Security Council (UNSC).