Palestinians will submit the first lawsuit against Israel before the ICC

The Palestinian people will submit the first lawsuit against Israel before the International Criminal Court (ICC) on April 1, today said a senior official of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). “The next important step will be to lodge a complaint agains...

Palestine officially joins the CPI from April 1

Palestine was formally acceded to the International Criminal Court (ICC) yesterday, a decision that will allow them to file lawsuits by war crimes against Israel from next April, announced the United Nations and the ICC. The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accepted the demand of...

Maduro proposed judging of the US and Aznar for war crimes

The president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, proposed yesterday during a concentration of Chavistas in Caracas, that the International Criminal Court judges all the “imperialists” that attacked Libya, Iraq and Syria for war crimes. In his allegations, the president...

Correa justified the controversial vote of Ecuador at the UN

President Rafael Correa yesterday justified Ecuador´s vote against the request of the General Assembly of the UN Security Council, to take alleged crimes against humanity committed by North Korean authorities to the International Criminal Court (ICC). Correa said: “Ecuador...

Israel’s attack on humanitarian fleet for Gaza will not be processed by the ICC

The International Criminal Court (ICC) will not prosecute Israel for the assault on a humanitarian fleet bound for Gaza in May 2010 that killed eleven Turkish citizens in international waters. The chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, in a statement said this Thursday that...

Indigenous of Ecuador sue Chevron at the International Criminal Court

Ecuadorian indigenous submitted on Thursday, October 23 a complaint before the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) against Chevron, sentenced in Ecuador for environmental damage in the Amazon region, said theirLawyer in Quito. Amazonian communities intended...
Indian industry uses trial court Chevron International

Indian industry uses trial court Chevron International

Through the intervention of international courts, the Ecuadorian indigenous communities are demanding Chevron to pay compensation to the millionaire a local appeals chamber confirmed recently in the middle of a lawsuit against the oil company for environmental pollution...
Hugo Chavez denounced for Crimes Against Humanity

Hugo Chavez denounced for Crimes Against Humanity

Diego Arria, Venezuela’s presidential pre-candidate, denounced president primer Venezuela, Hugo Chavez to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague for alleged crimes against humanity. Arria gave to ICC prosecutor, Luis Moreno Ocampo, over 600 pages of...