donate or subscribe
Follow Us Twitter Facebook

Posts Tagged with "international criminal courts"

Burundi exits the ICC, an interview with David Paul Jacobs

November 2, 2017

Last year the African Union resisted Western pressure to intervene militarily in Burundi. On Oct. 26, Burundi officially completed its withdrawal from the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court (ICC) without being indicted. Western powers, NGOs and press have accused Burundi of human rights abuse within its own borders but not of invading another country. I asked Canadian lawyer David Paul Jacobs, an expert in international law, to contextualize this distinction.

No Comments
Filed Under: Africa and the World
Tags:
BayView Classifieds - ads, opportunities, announcements



Click and find the
TravelVisaPro.com