03 May 2004 by -

An appeal on the grounds of a trial prosecutor's «lack of integrity» has raised new questions over recruitment practices at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. Counsel for the former Minister of Information Eliezer Niyitega, who was sentenced to life imprisonment on 15 May 2003, argues that Melinda Pollard, a member of the trial prosecution team, had been practising in spite of a disciplinary suspension.

05 November 2014 by Una Hajdari, Pristina (Kosovo)

Kosovo was rocked last week by accusations in the country’s leading daily, Koha Ditore, that top officials from the European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo (EULEX), which prosecutes corruption and war crimes cases, took bribes to release two defendants.