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Emma Thomasson

Emma Thomasson

    Nestle vows to intensify fight against child labour
    Nestle vows to intensify fight against child labour
    The Fair Labour Association (FLA), a Washington-based civil society organisation, said on Friday its investigation into the worl's largest food...
    Swiss court rejects Polanski bid for release
    Swiss court rejects Polanski bid for release
    A Swiss court rejected on Tuesday a bid by film director Roman Polanski for release on bail as the risk was too high he would flee pending...
    Polanski appeals against extradition over sex case
    Polanski appeals against extradition over sex case
    Lawyers for Oscar-winning film director Roman Polanski lodged an appeal with a Swiss court on Tuesday against his arrest on a United States...
    Polanski to fight extradition after Zurich arrest
    Polanski to fight extradition after Zurich arrest
    Film director Roman Polanski, arrested in Zurich over a United States charge of having sex with a 13-year-old girl in 1977, will fight extradition...
    ICC prosecutor seeks arrest of al-Bashir
    ICC prosecutor seeks arrest of al-Bashir
    The International Criminal Court's (ICC) prosecutor charged Sudan's president on Monday with masterminding a campaign of genocide in Darfur,...
    ICC prosecutor set to charge Sudan's al-Bashir
    ICC prosecutor set to charge Sudan's al-Bashir
    The International Criminal Court's (ICC) prosecutor looks poised to seek the arrest of Sudan's president on Monday for alleged war crimes in Darfur...
    DRC's Bemba transferred to war-crimes court
    DRC's Bemba transferred to war-crimes court
    The International Criminal Court took custody on Thursday of its highest-profile suspect to date -- Congolese former rebel warlord and vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba, who was arrested in Belgium in May....
    Euthanasia still a dilemma for Dutch doctors
    Euthanasia still a dilemma for Dutch doctors
    "I am not a monster. I'm also not a God. In the best case I'm an angel," muses a doctor in a Dutch play about euthanasia, before delivering a...
    Global court could indict more over Darfur
    Global court could indict more over Darfur
    The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court warned Sudan on Saturday he will move against more officials soon if Khartoum fails to arrest...
    Taylor funded and armed Sierra Leone rebels, says aide
    Taylor funded and armed Sierra Leone rebels, says aide
    Former Liberian president Charles Taylor funded and armed a rebel leader in neighbouring Sierra Leone, one of his top aides told a United Nations-backed war crimes court on Wednesday....
    ICC names first war-crimes suspects in Darfur
    ICC names first war-crimes suspects in Darfur
    The International Criminal Court's (ICC) chief prosecutor named the first two suspects accused of committing war crimes in Sudan's Darfur region on...
    ICC to name first Darfur suspects on Tuesday
    ICC to name first Darfur suspects on Tuesday
    The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor will name the first suspects accused of committing war crimes in Sudan's Darfur region on...