Support Builds for ICC Ukraine Investigation
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The International Criminal Court (ICC) is seen in The Hague, Netherlands, November 7, 2019.
© 2019 AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File
Justice ministers from International Criminal Court (ICC) member countries are gathering in London today for a meeting aimed at supporting the court’s Ukraine investigation. The meeting, organized by the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, spotlights the ICC’s critical role as a court of last resort for serious crimes under international law and it comes on the heels of the first two arrest warrants issued by the court in the Ukraine situation. It should also be a forum to press Ukraine to join the ICC; while Ukraine has accepted the court’s …read more
Source:: Human Rights Watch