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Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on official mission to Harare

Arusha, 1 November 2021

Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz
Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the United Nations International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) will have an official visit to Harare, Zimbabwe, from 2 to 4 November 2021, as part of preparations for his regular…

 

President Agius launches third cycle of Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme

The Hague, 28 October 2021

President Agius launches third cycle of Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme
Judge Carmel Agius, President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), today launched the third cycle of the Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme (Programme) with a lecture on the creation and…
 

President Agius presents Ninth Annual Report to UN General Assembly

Arusha, The Hague, 20 October 2021

President Carmel Agius
President Carmel Agius

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, today presented the Mechanism’s ninth Annual Report to the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

 

President Agius meets with President of the United Nations General Assembly

New York, 18 October 2021

Judge Carmel Agius and Ambassador Abdulla Shahid
Judge Carmel Agius and Ambassador Abdulla Shahid

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, met today with the President of the Seventy-Sixth Session of the United Nations General Assembly, His Excellency Ambassador Abdulla…

 

Mechanism Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on mission to Belgrade

The Hague, 20 September 2021

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Mechanism Prosecutor Serge Brammertz will visit Belgrade from 19 to 21 September 2021 to participate in the Regional prosecutors’ conference on cooperation in war crimes processing, organized by the Serbian War Crimes Prosecutor’s Office and…

 

Secretary-General appoints Judge Fatimata Sanou Touré of Burkina Faso to serve as Mechanism Judge

Arusha, The Hague, 13 August 2021

Judge Fatimata Sanou Touré of Burkina Faso
Judge Fatimata Sanou Touré of Burkina Faso

The Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. António Guterres, has appointed Judge Fatimata Sanou Touré of Burkina Faso to the roster of Judges of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (“Mechanism”), effective 12 August…

 

Regional Commissioner of Arusha Visits the Arusha Branch of the Mechanism

Arusha, 29 July 2021

From left to right: Registrar Tambadou, Regional Commissioner of Arusha, Mr. John Mongelia, and Mr. David Falces, Chief Administrative Officer.

 

On Wednesday, 28 July 2021, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (“Mechanism”) received the Hon. Mr. John Mongella, Regional Commissioner of Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania, at the premises of the Mechanism’s…

 

Mechanism Principals’ Statement on the Occasion of International Criminal Justice Day

Arusha, The Hague, 17 July 2021

Mechanism Principals’ Statement on the Occasion of  International Criminal Justice Day

The Principals of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), President Carmel Agius, Prosecutor Serge Brammertz and Registrar Abubacarr Tambadou, today issued the following statement on the occasion of International…

 

Mechanism Principals’ Statement on the Occasion of the Twenty-sixth Commemoration of the Genocide in Srebrenica

Arusha, The Hague, 11 July 2021

Srebrenica 26

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) today commemorates the twenty-sixth anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. While time passes, the suffering of the victims does not and the memories of lost loved ones…

 

Statement by the Prosecutor on the occasion of Stanišić and Simatović Trial Judgement

The Hague, 30 June 2021

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

The Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) takes note of today’s judgment in the Stanišić and Simatović case. The OTP is satisfied that the Trial Chamber accepted that the Prosecution presented evidence proving beyond…