Category Archives: Preliminary examinations

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The Philippines: Rome Statute withdrawal illogical and futile

Matt Cannock, Head of Office of Amnesty International’s Centre for International Justice, comments on the Philippines’ withdrawal from the ICC and its consequences for victims of international crimes committed in the country.

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The ICC must become a champion of justice over abuse of power

Legal Adviser Jonathan O’Donohue reflects on the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute not as a time for celebration but a crisis point for international justice that demands robust action by the International Criminal Court (ICC).

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Philippines: ICC must examine ‘war on drugs’ crimes

The International Criminal Court must urgently open a preliminary examination into crimes against humanity committed in the Philippines during Duterte’s murderous “war on drugs”, says Amnesty International.

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Burundi. Le retrait de la CPI ne fera pas dérailler le cours de la justice

L’équipe Justice Internationale d’Amnesty International examine le retrait du Burundi de la CPI et ses conséquences pour les victimes des crimes internationaux commis dans le pays. L’équipe d’Amnesty International au Burundi a aussi contribué à l’analyse.

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Guinea: 8 years later, justice for massacre needed

Joint statement by Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, and the Association of Victims, Parents and Friends of the September 28 Massacre on the day of the eighth anniversary of the massacre perpetrated Guinea on September 28, 2009, at a Conakry stadium.

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Justice Delayed in Afghanistan: A failure of OTP preliminary examination?

As we launch our Human Rights in International Justice Project, Solomon Sacco, Deputy Director of Law and Policy, asks: will the ICC meet the demands for justice that we see from all over the world – from Palestine to Colombia; from Mexico to Georgia; from Libya to Cote D’Ivoire; from Afghanistan to the Philippines?