the reckoning

Synopsis (cited from publisher) Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo and his team for 3 years across 4 continents as he issues arrest warrants for Lord’s Resistance Army leaders in Uganda, puts Congolese warlords on trial, shakes up the Colombian justice system, and charges Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir with genocide in Darfur, challenging the UN Security Council […]

The ICC attempted innovating justice and human rights.

Synopsis (cited from publisher) This feature documentary follows the Chief Prosecutor through the first trials of the newly formed International Criminal Court. Luis Moreno-Ocampo investigates and prosecutes some of the world’s worst criminals for some of the world’s worst crimes. He’s a hero to genocide survivors, but has bitter enemies on both the Right and […]

Simone Gbagbo

Simone Gbagbo allegedly bears individual criminal responsibility, as indirect co-perpetrator, for four counts of crimes against humanity: • a) murder, b) rape and other sexual violence, c) persecution and d) other inhuman acts, allegedly committed in the context of post-electoral violence in the territory of Côte d’Ivoire between 16 December 2010 and 12 April 2011

Gaddafi

Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi Mr Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi is allegedly criminally responsible as indirect co-perpetrator for two counts of crimes against humanity: • Murder, within the meaning of article 7(1)(a) of the Statute; and • Persecution, within the meaning of article 7(1)(h) of the Statute Muammar Mohammed Abu Minyar Gaddafi (Muammar Gaddafi) Commander of the Armed […]

William Samoei Ruto

William Samoei Ruto Mr Ruto is accused of being criminally responsible as an indirect co-perpetrator pursuant to article 25(3)(a) of the Rome Statute for the crimes against humanity of: • murder (article 7(l)(a)); • deportation or forcible transfer of population (article 7(l)(d)); and • persecution (article 7(l)(h)). Joshua Arap Sang Mr Sang is accused of […]

Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta

Mr Kenyatta was accused of the crimes against humanity of: • murder (article 7(l)(a)); • deportation or forcible transfer (article 7(l)(d)); • rape (article 7(l)(g)); • persecution (articles 7(l)(h)); and • other inhumane acts (article 7(l)(k)). On 5 December 2014, the Prosecutor filed a notice to withdraw charges against Mr. Kenyatta. On 13 March 2015, […]

Abdallah Banda Abakaer Nourain

Abdallah Banda Abakaer Nourain (Banda) is allegedly criminally responsible as co-perpetrator for three war crimes under article 25(3)(a) of the Rome Statute: • violence to life, whether committed or attempted, within the meaning of article 8(2)(c)(i) of the Statute; • intentionally directing attacks against personnel, installations, material, units or vehicles involved in a peacekeeping mission […]

Bahar Idriss Abu Garda

Pre-Trial Chamber I is of the opinion that there are reasonable grounds to believe that Mr Abu Garda is criminally responsible as a co-perpetrator or as an indirect co-perpetrator for three war crimes under article 25(3)(a) of the Rome Statute: • violence to life in the form of murder, whether committed or attempted, within the […]

Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir

Mr Al Bashir is allegedly criminaly responsible for ten counts on the basis of his individual criminal responsibility under Article 25(3)(a) of the Rome Statute as an indirect (co) perpetrator including: • Five counts of crimes against humanity: murder – Article 7(1)(a); extermination – Article 7(1)(b); forcible transfer – Article 7(1)(d); torture – Article 7(1)(f); […]

Ahmad Harun

Mr Harun is allegedly criminally responsible for 42 counts on the basis of his individual criminal responsibility under articles 25(3)(b) and 25(3)(d) of the Rome Statute, including: Twenty counts of crimes against humanity: murder (article7(1)(a)); persecution (article 7(1)(h)); forcible transfer of population(article 7(1)(d)); rape (article 7(1)(g)); inhumane acts (article 7(1)(k)); imprisonment or severe deprivation of […]

Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo

Mr. Bemba is allegedly criminally responsible, as military commander, of Two counts of crimes against humanity: murder (article 7(1)(a) of the Statute ) and rape (article 7(1)(g) of the Statute ); Three counts of war crime: murder (article 8(2)(c)(i) of the Statute); rape (article 8(2)(e)(vi) of the Statute); and pillaging (article 8(2)(e)(v) of the Statute). […]

Kony

Mr Kony is allegedly criminally responsible for thirty-three counts on the basis of his individual criminal responsibility (articles 25(3)(a) and 25(3) (b) of the Statute) including: Twelve counts of crimes against humanity (murder – article 7(1)(a); enslavement – article 7(1)(c); sexual enslavement – article 7(1)(g); rape – article 7(1)(g); inhumane acts of inflicting serious bodily […]

Callixte Mbarushimana

Mr Mbarushimana is allegedly criminally responsible for: • Five counts of crimes against humanity: murder, torture, rape, inhumane acts and persecution; • Eight counts of war crimes: attacks against the civilian population, murder, mutilation, torture, rape, inhuman treatment, destruction of property and pillaging. On 16 December 2011, Pre-Trial Chamber I decided by Majority to decline […]

Bosco Ntaganda

On 9 June 2014, Pre-Trial Chamber II unanimously confirmed charges consisting in 13 counts of war crimes (murder and attempted murder; attacking civilians; rape; sexual slavery of civilians; pillaging; displacement of civilians; attacking protected objects; destroying the enemy’s property; and rape, sexual slavery, enlistment and conscription of child soldiers under the age of fifteen years […]