Fatou Bensouda

Karim Khan, new ICC chief prosecutor, to decide Israel’s fate

When she ruled against Israel in March moving toward a full war crimes probe, she was acting as part of a group of internationalists who focus on getting justice for killed civilians.

The entrance of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is seen in The Hague March 3, 2011.

Israel responds to ICC: You have no jurisdiction over us

Jerusalem has pointed to its own independent judiciary capable of trying soldiers who commit war crimes.


Biden plans to repeal ICC sanctions - report

No formal decision has been announced as of yet.

Take a stand against ICC politicization - opinion

All trustees of international law and human rights must follow the US lead and condemn this decision.

International Criminal Court

ICC notified Palestinian Authority of Israel probe in advance - PA FM

The PA had been in "constant contact" with ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda since they first arrived at the court in 2014.

Public Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda attends the trial for Malian Islamist militant Al-Hassan Ag Abdoul

ICC investigation shows its problems go beyond just Israel

This is a problem that many member states must step in to solve.

International Criminal Court, The Hague

ICC has new prosecutor, what are his, Bensouda's next steps? - analysis

Many major ICC moves seem to have been postponed long enough that Bensouda’s successor will be more dominant than her in determining them.

The entrance of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is seen in The Hague March 3, 2011.

UK's Karim Khan elected International Criminal Court prosecutor

Last week the court said it has jurisdiction over war crimes committed in the Palestinian territories, which could lead to an inquiry strongly opposed by non-ICC member Israel and the United States.


ICC war is far from over - analysis

February 5, 2021 was another major loss for Israel’s six-year war crimes struggle with the ICC, but it was not the end of the line by a long shot.

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