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Jan Hennop

Jan Hennop

    MH17 inquiry reportedly concludes plane shot down by Russian-made missile
    MH17 inquiry reportedly concludes plane shot down by Russian-made missile
    International investigators have concluded Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from rebel-held eastern...
    US blasts ICC war crimes probe of Israel as 'tragic irony'
    US blasts ICC war crimes probe of Israel as 'tragic irony'
    The United States joined Israel in condemning the International Criminal Court decision to open a preliminary probe on Friday into possible war...
    Kenya: Arrest warrant issued for briber in Ruto ICC trial
    Kenya: Arrest warrant issued for briber in Ruto ICC trial
    Walter Barasa (41) "is charged with several offences against the administration of justice including corruptly influencing or attempting to...
    Kenya's Ruto starts ICC trial with non-guilty plea
    Kenya's Ruto starts ICC trial with non-guilty plea
    The case, crucial for the under-fire court's future, opened at the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday with presiding...
    Soweto ready to welcome 'fellow African' Obama
    Soweto ready to welcome 'fellow African' Obama
    Barack Obama was barely 15 years old when riots erupted in Soweto over the forced imposition of Afrikaans in black schools. Decades later, its...
    Charles Taylor begins appeal against 50-year sentence
    Charles Taylor begins appeal against 50-year sentence
    Taylor, wearing a black suit, white shirt and red tie, listened intently as the prosecution began its appeal at the Special Court for Sierra Leone,...
    Court to hear Charles Taylor's appeal
    Court to hear Charles Taylor's appeal
    Prosecutors and lawyers defending former Liberian warlord Charles Taylor will on Tuesday begin their appeals at Sierra Leone's UN-backed special...
    ICC acquits Congolese ex-militia boss of war crimes
    ICC acquits Congolese ex-militia boss of war crimes
    The International Criminal Court announced its decision on Tuesday, saying prosecutors failed to prove Ngudjolo's commanding role in the murder...
    Congolese militia boss Ngudjolo awaits war crimes verdict
    Congolese militia boss Ngudjolo awaits war crimes verdict
    Ngudjolo is accused of using child soldiers in a 2003 attack on a village in the vast central African country, killing 200 people.
    War crimes court jails Liberia's Taylor for 50 years
    War crimes court jails Liberia's Taylor for 50 years
    Taylor (64) was convicted last month of all 11 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity for aiding and abetting Sierra Leone's Revolutionary United Front (RUF) during the country's brutal 1991-2001 civil war.In return, the court said, he was paid in diamonds mined...