Doute raisonnable : Gibril Massaquoi acquitté

Reasonable Doubt: Gibril Massaquoi acquitted Finnish District Court dismissed all charges against former RUF spokesman and commander Today April 29th, 2022 the Pirkanmaa District Court in Tampere, Finland, issued its judgement in the trial of Gibril Massaquoi. Mr Massaquoi, former Revolutionary United Front (RUF) commander and spokesman, was charged with murder, aggravated rape, aggravated war […]

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Karim Khan in Ukraine, Sudanese victims against BNP Paribas, Gambian indicted in Germany: war criminal hunt round-up

Sudanese victims against BNP Paribas, Gambian indicted in Germany: war criminal hunt round-up Geneva Solutions is launching a new monthly “war criminal hunt” round-up, in collaboration with Geneva-based NGO Civitas Maxima, who will help us stay aboard the top cases. Here are a few words of introduction from its director, Alain Werner. “The events of […]

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Legitimate military targets in the ongoing Ukraine/Russia conflict

Legitimate military targets in the ongoing Ukraine/Russia conflict The recent events that have occurred in Ukraine raise the issue of legitimate military targets. One should be aware that the conduct of hostilities is framed by rules and principles established by International Humanitarian Law (IHL). IHL aims at minimizing human suffering during armed conflicts by reaching […]

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15/09/21 [Liberia] Day 44: Two New Witnesses are Heard

15/09/21 [Liberia] Day 44: Two New Witnesses are Heard The 44th day of public hearings resumed on Wednesday, 15th September in Monrovia, Liberia. Witness X6 is Heard The Prosecution questions Witness X6 The Prosecution asked the Witness to share his experience of the Second Liberian Civil War, which he answered by sharing that between 2002 and 2003 […]

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13/09/21 [Liberia] Day 43: New Prosecution Witnesses 

13/09/21 [Liberia] Day 43: New Prosecution Witnesses  The 43rd day of public hearings resumed on Monday, 13th September in Monrovia, Liberia. Two prosecution witnesses were heard.   Witness X2 is Heard The Prosecution questions Witness X2 The Prosecution opened by asking the Witness about his experience of the war. The Witness said that in 2002/2003, in June and […]

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