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Things to know about Duterte's pet peeve ICC - Rappler

President Rodrigo Duterte threatens to follow in the footsteps of Russian President Vladimir Putin and withdraw from the International Criminal Court. Jodesz Gavilan · @jodeszgavilan. Published 10:30 AM, November 24, 2016. Updated 9:50 PM, February 20, ...and more »

States shouldn't use ICC budget to interfere with its work - Amnesty International

States complain that the ICC needs to broaden investigations beyond Africa—yet some of the same states are now trying to limit the increased budget needed to do so. With countries still reeling from the news that Burundi, Gambia and South Africa are ...and more »

International Criminal Court urged to probe Duterte, killings - ABS-CBN News

THE HAGUE - An international human rights group on Wednesday called for an International Criminal Court (ICC) investigation against President Rodrigo Duterte and alleged extra-judicial killings in the Philippines. "Our greatest concern is that there ...and more »

African countries should remain in the Rome Statute, says EU official - Daily Nation

The European Union (EU) has urged African countries not to leave the International Criminal Court. Head of EU delegation to the African Union Ranieri Sabatucci said the countries should remain in the Rome Statute. Addressing the annual "High-Level ...and more »

ICC may investigate the US for war crimes in Afghanistan - SOFREP (press release)

According to an International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, the US might be investigated for war crimes in Afghanistan. The New York Times, quoted Fatou Bensouda stating there is enough evidence to open an investigation for “war ...and more »