International law / loi internationale



New ICC Investigations on the Philippines and Venezuela

The International Criminal Court (ICC) investigates some of the most severe international crimes including genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. Under the Rome Statute, it is the duty of the ICC to investigate and…


Le président philippin Rodrigo Duterte dans l’eau chaude

La Procureure générale de la Cour pénale internationale, Fatou Bensouda, vient tout juste d’annoncer, plus tôt ce mois-ci, l’ouverture d’un examen préliminaire relativement aux possibles crimes contre l’humanité du régime du président philippin, Rodrigo Duterte….




Prison

Presidential Executive Order Issued to Keep Guantanamo Bay Open

Yesterday, Tuesday, January 30th, 2018, the White House issued an executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay open. The stated purpose of this action is to keep America safe from terrorists through lawful detention. However, given…