Germans want investigation of crimes in Ukraine

More than half of the German population thinks that the European Union should investigate crimes committed during the Ukrainian crisis, with most respondents pointing out the crimes against humanity, an ICM poll commissioned by Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency revealed.… Read the rest

Complaint against Zimbabwean officials for crimes against humanity

Rights activist, Ben Freeth, have laid a complaint of crimes against humanity against several high ranking Zimbabwean officials.

The action stems from alleged human rights abuses by the Zimbabwean government against farm workers, commercial farmers and the opposition. They want … Read the rest

Zim crimes ruling a ‘landmark decision’

Crime-against-humanityA court ruling that the SA Police Service (SAPS) can investigate alleged Zimbabwean crimes against humanity was described as a landmark decision on Wednesday.

“The court’s decision makes it clear that South Africa has a legal obligation to investigate the … Read the rest

Spanish Court issues arrest warrant for ex-Chinese President

spainSpains’s National Court has issued an international arrest warrant for China’s former president Jiang Zemin, after it ruled that the Chinese leader may have been responsible for “genocide, crimes against humanity, torture and terrorism” against Tibetans during the 1980s and … Read the rest

Kenya’s deputy president to ICC trial for crimes againts humanity

Kenyan Vice-President William Ruto left Nairobi to fly to The Hague Monday, a day before the start of his crimes against humanity trial at the International Criminal Court.

Ruto, 46, charged with masterminding deadly post-election violence five years ago, is … Read the rest