Category: international criminal court

US State Department: Ending Sanctions Against Personnel of ICC

Ending Sanctions and Visa Restrictions against Personnel of the International Criminal Court Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement: Today, President Biden revoked Executive Order 13928 on “Blocking Property of Certain Persons Associated with the International Criminal…

US Opposes ICC Investigation into Palestinian Situation

Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement: Today, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), whose term ends in June, confirmed the opening of an investigation into the Palestinian situation.  The United States firmly opposes and…

US State Department: On The Verdict Against Dominic Ongwen

Welcoming the Verdict in the Case Against Dominic Ongwen for War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity Washington, DC (STL.News) Press Statement by Ned Price, Department Spokesperson: The United States welcomes the verdict in the case against former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA)…

China faces charges of Uighur genocide – International Criminal Court

(STL.News) The international criminal court has asked for more evidence before it starts an investigation to claims of Uighur genocide by china.  The international body has said that there is not enough evidence to open full scale investigation against china….

US Department of State: Actions to Protect U.S. Personnel from Illegitimate Investigation by the International Criminal Court

Washington, DC (STL.News)  Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of the US Department of State released the following statement: The United States is taking action to protect Americans from unjust and illegitimate investigation by the International Criminal Court (ICC), which threatens our sovereignty and poses a…

US vs International criminal court – US to launch counter-investigation into ICC

(STL.News) The Trump administration has launched an economic and legal offensive on the international criminal court (ICC) in response to the court’s decision to open an investigation into war crimes in Afghanistan carried out by all sides. Watch report. …