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Scheduling Order for Appeals Judgements in the cases of The Prosecutor vs. Ildélphonse Nizeyimana & The Prosecutor vs. Callixte Nzabonimana
MEDIA ALERT
Aug 22, 2014

Please be informed that on Monday, 29 September 2014, at 11:00 hrs, in the Laïty Kama Courtroom, the Appeals Chamber composed of Judges Theodor Meron, Presiding, William Sekule, Mehmet Güney, Liu Daqun and Arlette Ramaroson will deliver judgement in the case of The Prosecutor vs. Ildélphonse Nizeyimana.


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INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL TRIBUNAL FOR RWANDA CALLS FOR PAPERS FOR NOVEMBER 2014 LEGACY SYMPOSIUM
ICTR/INFO-9-2-758.EN
Aug 4, 2014

On 6-7 November 2014, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (“ICTR”) is organising an International Symposium on the Legacy of the ICTR at its Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

With the ICTR’s closure scheduled for 2015, the Symposium aims to provide an opportunity for experts ...
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President Joensen and ICTY President Meron congratulate the ICC on the Day of International Criminal Justice
ICTR/INFO-9-2-757.EN
Jul 17, 2014

Together with International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) President Theodor Meron, ICTR President Vagn Joensen sent a letter to International Criminal Court (ICC) President Song today offering their congratulations on the Day of International Criminal Justice, ...
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Visit of the Prosecutor- General of Rwanda to the Tribunal
ICTR/INFO-9-2-756.EN
Jul 11, 2014

The Prosecutor-General of Rwanda, Mr. Richard Muhumuza today ended a three day working visit at the ICTR in Arusha. Mr Muhumuza who was accompanied by his Legal Advisor, Ms. Florida Kabasinga, was in Arusha at the invitation of the ICTR/MICT Prosecutor, Justice Hassan B Jallow.

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Appeals Chamber Delivers Judgement in the Bizimungu Case
ICTR/INFO-9-2-755.EN
Jun 30, 2014

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, composed of Judge Theodor Meron, presiding, Judge Liu Daqun, Judge Carmel Agius, Judge Khalida Rachid Khan, and Judge Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov, today delivered its judgement on the appeals lodged by Augustin Bizimungu and the Prosecution.

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Scheduling Order for the Judgement in the Appeals Case of Augustin Bizimungu
Media Alert
Jun 17, 2014

Please be informed that judgement of the Appeals Case in the Trial of ‘The Prosecutor vs. Augustin Bizimungu’ will be delivered on Monday, 30 June 2014 at 2.00 p.m. in the Laïty Kama Courtroom, Fourth Floor, Kilimanjaro Wing of the AICC.

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ADDRESS TO THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL: SIX-MONTHLY REPORT ON THE COMPLETION STRATEGY OF THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL TRIBUNAL FOR RWANDA (ICTR) BY JUDGE VAGN JOENSEN, PRESIDENT
Speeches
Jun 5, 2014

Mister President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,

I would like to begin by extending my sincere congratulations to the distinguished representative of the Russian Federation who presides over the Security Council in June. I would also like to thank and congratulate the distinguished representative ...
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Statement by Justice Hassan B. Jallow, Prosecutor UN-ICTR & UN-MICT to the United Nations Security Council
Speeches
Jun 5, 2014

Mr. President
You Excellencies,

This reporting session for the ad hoc International Criminal Tribunals falls shortly after the recent commemoration by the Security Council and the world at large of the 20th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide against the Tutsis.

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The Appeals Chamber Hears Oral Arguments in the Nzabonimana Case
ICTR/INFO-9-2-754.EN
Apr 29, 2014

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, composed of Judge Mehmet Güney, presiding, Judge William H. Sekule, Judge Arlette Ramaroson, Judge Khalida Rachid Khan, and Judge Koffi Kumelio A. Afande, heard today oral arguments regarding the appeals by Callixte Nzabonimana and the ...
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The Appeals Chamber Hears Oral Arguments in the Nizeyimana Case
ICTR/INFO-9-2-753.EN
Apr 29, 2014

During the relevant events, Nizeyimana held the rank of captain at the military training school, the École des Sous-Officiers in Butare, as well as S2 officer, charged with military intelligence, and S3 officer, responsible for training and operations at the training school.

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Scheduling Order for the Hearing in the Appeals Case of Ildéphonse Nizeyimana
MEDIA ALERT
Apr 24, 2014

Please be informed that hearing of the Appeals Case in the Trial of Ildéphonse Nizeyimana v. The Prosecutor will take place on Monday 28 April 2014 beginning 09:30hrs in Arusha, before Judges, Theodor Meron, Presiding; William Sekule; Mehmet Güney; Liu Daqun; and Arlette Ramaroson.

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Remarks by Judge Vagn Joensen, ICTR President at the ICTR/MICT 20th Commemoration of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda
Speeches
Apr 10, 2014

Your Excellency the Minister of Justice of Rwanda,
Distinguished Representatives from the Victims Associations,
Mr. Prosecutor,
Mr. Registrar,
Registrar of the African Court of Human and Peoples Rights,
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Remarks by Mr. Bongani Majola, Assistant Secretary-General & ICTR Registrar at the ICTR/MICT 20th Commemoration of the 1994 Genocide In Rwanda
Speeches
Apr 10, 2014

Mr. President Vagn Joensen,
Mr. Prosecutor Jallow,
The Honourable Minister of Justice of the Republic of Rwanda,
Mr. Sam Akorimo, the Representing Registrar, MICT
Mr. Kayijuka, Representative of the Rwanda High Commission,
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STATEMENT BY JUSTICE HASSAN B. JALLOW, CHIEF PROSECUTOR, ICTR & MICT ON THE COMMEMMORATION OF THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RWANDAN GENOCIDE
SPEECH
Apr 10, 2014

Mr. President, ICTR,
Mr. Registrar,
Honourable Minister of Justice of Rwanda,
Your Excellencies Members of the Diplomatic Corps,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

This week, the international community marks the commencement, some twenty years ago, of one ...
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20th Commemoration of the Rwandan genocide - Remarks by Mr. Samuel Akorimo, Head of the MICT Registry Arusha Branch
Speeches
Apr 10, 2014

20 years ago, during those fateful 100 days in 1994, over 800,000 Rwandans lost their lives in the systematic and widespread mass killings committed against the Tutsi, moderate Hutu and others in Rwanda.

20 years later, we remember that we can never forget; and that we must ...
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Prosecutor Jallow gives statement on 20th anniversary of Rwandan genocide

Apr 5, 2014

Hassan B. Jallow, Prosecutor of the ICTR and the MICT, issued a statement today to mark the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide that began on 6 April followed by a hundred days of the killing of a reported one million people because of their Tutsi ethnicity or other ethnic ...
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ICTR to Host Ceremony in Commemoration of 20th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda
MEDIA ALERT
Apr 4, 2014

On 10 April 2014, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, in partnership with the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals, will host a commemoration ceremony in honour of the 20th anniversary of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

The commemoration ceremony will be held at the Arusha ...
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ICTR Launches Website Commemorating 20th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda

Apr 4, 2014

To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) today launched a new website entitled “The ICTR Remembers”, available at http://unmict.org/ictr-remembers/ or via a link on the ICTR’s existing website http://www.unictr.org.

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Scheduling Order for the Hearing in the Appeals Case of Callixte Nzabonimana
Media Alert
Apr 1, 2014
Please be informed that hearing of the Appeals Case in the Trial of Callixte Nzabonimana v. The Prosecutor will take place on Tuesday, 29 April 2014 beginning 09:30hrs in Arusha, before Judges Mehmet Güney, Presiding; William Sekule; Arlette Ramaroson; Khalida Rachid Khan and Koffi Kumelio A. Afande. The ...

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Appeals Chamber Delivers Judgement in Military II Case
ICTR/INFO-9-2-752.EN
Feb 11, 2014

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, composed of Judge Theodor Meron, presiding, Judge Liu Daqun, Judge Carmel Agius, Judge Khalida Rachid Khan, and Judge Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov, today pronounced its judgement on the appeals lodged by Augustin Ndindiliyimana, François-Xavier Nzuwonemeye, and Innocent Sagahutu, ...
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Appeals Chamber Hears Oral Arguments in the Karemera and Ngirumpatse Case on Monday 10 and Tuesday 11 February 2014
ICTR/INFO-9-2-753.EN
Feb 11, 2014

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, composed of Judge Theodor Meron, presiding, Judge Fausto Pocar, Judge Arlette Ramaroson, Judge Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov, and Judge Koffi Kumelio A. Afanđe, heard the oral arguments in the appeals lodged by Édouard Karemera, Matthieu Ngirumpatse, and the Prosecution ...
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Appeals Chamber Holds its First 2014 Session in Arusha
MEDIA ALERT
Feb 10, 2014

Judges of the Appeals Chamber of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda have started hearing oral arguments in the appeal case of Édouard Karemera and Mathieu Ngirumpatse in Arusha today. The Appeals Chamber is also expected to deliver judgement in the appeal case of ...
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Visit of Mr. Mbacké FALL, General Prosecutor of the Extraordinary African Chambers
ICTR/INFO-9-2-751.EN
Feb 7, 2014

From 5 to 7 February 2014, the General Prosecutor of the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC), Mr.  Mbacké Fall visited the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunal (MICT) in Arusha upon the invitation of Justice Hassan B. Jallow, Prosecutor ...
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Visit of Ms. Elizabeth Howe, Chief Crown Prosecutor England and Wales, and General Counsel of the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP)
ICTR/INFO-9-2-750.EN
Feb 3, 2014

On invitation of Prosecutor Hassan Bubacar Jallow, the General Counsel of the IAP, Ms. Elizabeth Howe, visited ICTR today.

IAP is a non-governmental, non-political organization and the only global association of prosecutors. It numbers over 138 organizational members and 800 individual members representing every ...
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ICTR Office of the Prosecutor releases best practices manual on The Prosecution of Sexual Violence Crimes in Post-Conflict Regions and hosts an International workshop in Kampala Uganda
ICTR/INFO-9-2-749.EN
Jan 30, 2014

Today, the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) for the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), released a comprehensive manual to identify best practices in the prosecution of sexual violence crimes in post-conflict regions. The manual draws on the OTP’s nearly 20-year experience in prosecuting sexual ...
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Scheduling Order for the Hearing in the Appeals Case of Édouard Karemera and Matthieu Ngirumpatse
Media Alert
Jan 8, 2014
Please be informed that hearing of the Appeals Case in the Trial of Édouard Karemera and Matthieu Ngirumpatse v. The Prosecutor will take place on Monday and Tuesday, 10th and 11th February 2014, in Arusha, before Judges Theodor Meron, Presiding; Fausto Pocar; Arlette Ramaroson; Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov; and Koffi Kumelio A. Afande. The ...

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