UN human rights experts call for justice and accountability in response to Beirut explosion [EN/AR] – Lebanon

Angelena Iglesia

GENEVA (13 August 2020) – The colossal deadly explosion in Beirut on 4 August requires a prompt and independent investigation that underscores international human rights obligations, clarifies responsibilities related to the explosion, and leads to justice and accountability, UN human rights experts* said today. They issued the following statement: “The […]

Sudan ready to cooperate with ICC over Darfur, says PM

Angelena Iglesia

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s prime minister said on Saturday the country was ready to cooperate with the International Criminal Court (ICC) so those accused of war crimes in Darfur appear before the tribunal, a list that includes ousted President Omar al-Bashir. FILE PHOTO: Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and German […]