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President’s Statement on the Occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice

Arusha, The Hague, 17 Jul 2018

President Theodor Meron

Today, Judge Theodor Meron, President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, issued the following statement to mark the Day of International Criminal Justice:

Mechanism organizes Security and Safety Open Day on Gender Strategy Initiative

Arusha, 16 Jul 2018

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) organized and hosted a Security and Safety Services Open Day at the Mechanism’s premises in Arusha on 13 July 2018 to launch its Gender Strategy...

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Mechanism Registrar Olufemi Elias addresses Srebrenica commemoration

The Hague, 11 Jul 2018

Registrar Elias

As part of the commemoration of the 23rd anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, today, the Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Mr. Olufemi Elias, paid his respect to the...

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Statement of the President on the occasion of the anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide

The Hague, 11 Jul 2018

President Theodor Meron

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, Judge Theodor Meron, today issued the following statement to mark the 23rd commemoration of the Srebrenica genocide:

Mechanism Registrar Olufemi Elias on official visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Hague, 10 Jul 2018

Registrar Olufemi Elias

The Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Mr. Olufemi Elias, will be on an official visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), from 10 to 12 July 2018.

On 11 July,...

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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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