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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - Temple destruction in Syria a 'war crime' | Ntaganda ICC trial opened

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Between hope and skepticism: Congolese await the trial of Ntaganda

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Lubanga: First ICC convict pleads for early release

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Ntaganda trial opening pushed to September

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Thomas Lubanga Dyilo

In the first ICC trial, DRC rebel Thomas Lubanga was convicted in March 2012 of the war crimes of enlisting and conscripting children under 15 and using them in hostilities. Confirmed upon appeal. Sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. Reparations pending.
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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - Ntaganda trial opens next week

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Amid ICC examination, UN Gaza panel finds evidence of war crimes

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Democratic Republic of Congo

The conflict in the DRC is one of the world's deadliest since World War II. The ICC's first ever investigation opened in 2004 and has focused on the leaders of several armed militia and rebel groups suspected of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
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ICC abandons idea of holding Ntaganda trial in Congo; Opening statements scheduled for July 7

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly - Nigeria accused of war crimes | DRC votes for ICC law

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Dominic Ongwen and the slow-grinding wheels of the International Criminal Court

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Voices from the ground: Reactions to final ICC Lubanga judgment

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‘Sovereignty’ no defense against ICC action in Sudan

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