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Conclusions of the meeting of prosecutors on regional co-operation in war crimes proceedings, in Sarajevo 17-19 December 2019

The Hague, 27 December 2019

meeting of prosecutors on regional co-operation in war crimes proceedings, in Sarajevo 17-19 December 2019

From 17 to 19 December, the Chief Prosecutor of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Gordana Tadić, hosted a high-level meeting of the prosecutors from the region on co-operation in war crimes proceedings.

 

Mechanism Registrar Elias meets with the President of the UN General Assembly

Arusha, The Hague, 20 December 2019

IRMCT blue banner
The Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Olufemi Elias today met with the President of the Seventy-fourth Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Ambassador Tijjani Muhammad-Bande of Nigeria,…
 

Mechanism welcomes students from Strathmore University

Arusha, 19 December 2019

Law students from Strathmore University and Mechanism staff
Law students from Strathmore University and Mechanism staff

On Thursday, 19 December 2019, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) received law students from Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya, at the premises of the Mechanism’s Arusha branch.

 

Prosecutor Brammertz addresses the UN Security Council

Arusha, The Hague, 11 December 2019

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

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

 

President Agius briefs UN Security Council on progress of Mechanism’s work

Arusha, The Hague, 11 December 2019

Mechanism President, Judge Carmel Agius
Mechanism President, Judge Carmel Agius

The President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Judge Carmel Agius, today presented the Mechanism’s fifteenth progress report to the United Nations Security Council (Council), outlining its judicial work…

 

Mechanism hosts a study visit for journalists from the former Yugoslavia

The Hague, 10 December 2019

Mechanism hosts a study visit for journalists from the former Yugoslavia

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) hosted on Tuesday, 3 December 2019 a study visit for twelve journalists from the region of the former Yugoslavia. During the visit, the journalists learned about the…

 

The Mechanism hosts cadets from the Tanzanian Military Academy

Arusha, 6 December 2019

Mechanism hosts cadets from the Tanzanian Military Academy
On Thursday, 5 December 2019, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) received a delegation of 103 cadets from the Tanzanian Military Academy, Monduli, at the premises of the Mechanism’s Arusha branch.
 

The Mechanism welcomes the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to its Arusha branch premises

Arusha, 27 November 2019

The Mechanism welcomes the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to its Arusha branch premises

On Thursday, 21 November 2019, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) received a visit from the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to the United Republic of Tanzania, Her Excellency Ambassador Mette Noergaard…

 

Prosecutor on Mission to Kigali

Arusha, 27 November 2019

Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz
Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Mechanism Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz is visiting Kigali from 25 to 27 November.

 

The Mechanism hosts the 19th Annual ICRC All Africa International Humanitarian Law Competition Finals in Arusha

Arusha, 27 November 2019

Winning Team: Zimbabwe (Great Zimbabwe University). From left to right: Ashley Muza, Kundiso Rusike and Carl Makomborero Muropa
Winning Team: Zimbabwe (Great Zimbabwe University). From left to right: Ashley Muza, Kundiso Rusike and Carl Makomborero Muropa

On Saturday 23 November 2019, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) hosted the finals of the 19th Annual International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) All Africa IHL Competition at the Mechanism's Arusha…