27 January 2010 by Hermione Gee

Britain’s former top lawyer admitted today that he “changed his mind” about the legality of the 2003 Iraq war.

30 June 2011 by -

The Security Council today extended the terms of judges serving on the United Nations tribunal created to try perpetrators of the worst crimes committed during conflicts in the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s to ensure that the court is adequately staffed to complete its work.

26 April 2011 by -

The UN Security Council must investigate "mass killings" by security forces in Syria that may warrant prosecution by the International Criminal Court, an eminent jurists' group said on Sunday.

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) said that more than 330 people have been killed in five weeks of protests after security forces fired into crowds, and activists continue to be rounded up.

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