International Criminal Court

  • Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam arrested in Libya 22-08-2011 07:00 AM

    Amsterdam: The International Criminal Court prosecutor said on Sunday Saif al-Islam, the son of Libya's Muammar Gaddafi, had been arrested in Libya. "Saif was captured in Libya," prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo told Reuters. "We have confidential information from different sources that we have within Libya confirming this. "It is very important...
  • Defiant Gaddafi threatens attacks in Europe 02-07-2011 01:16 AM

    Tripoli: A defiant Muammar Gaddafi threatened on Friday to carry out attacks in Europe against "homes, offices, families," unless NATO halts its campaign of airstrikes against his regime in Libya. The Libyan leader, sought by the International Criminal Court for brutally crushing an uprising against him, delivered the warning in...
  • Gaddafi investigated over use of drugs for rapes 09-06-2011 03:13 AM

    United Nations: The chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court has said that he is investigating whether Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi provided Viagra-type drugs to Libyan soldiers to promote the rape of women during the current conflict. Luis Moreno Ocampo said on Wednesday his office is collecting evidence on rapes...
  • War crimes prosecutor targets Gaddafi, allies 17-05-2011 07:02 AM

    The Hague/Tripoli: The world's top war crimes prosecutor sought an arrest warrant for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, accusing him of killing protesters who want an end to end his four-decade rule. International Criminal Court prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo also asked judges, who must now see if there is enough evidence to...
  • World Court seeks arrest warrant for Gaddafi 16-05-2011 04:54 PM

    The Hague: The International Criminal Court prosecutor said on Monday that he had requested arrest warrants for Libya's Muammar Gaddafi, his son Saif al-Islam and the country's spy chief on charges of crimes against humanity. ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo had said earlier in May that he would seek three arrest...
  • International judge rules against lawyers' wigs 19-04-2011 10:49 AM

    The Hague: Hair today, gone tomorrow. A judge has asked lawyers to shed their wigs next time they appear before her at the International Criminal Court. A handful of attorneys appeared Monday in traditional black gowns and white horsehair wigs for a preliminary hearing in a case dealing with violence...
  • International court indicts Sudan Prez for genocide 15-07-2008 10:22 AM

    Ghaziabad: In its bid to make home pitches pacer-friendly, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has asked all curators to make green tops for the Ranji Trophy. Arvind Dogra, chief curator of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, said that he had been asked by the BCCI to prepare...