Signature Topics - Atrocity Prevention

ICJ Delivers Judgment on Preliminary Objections in The Gambia v. Myanmar

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Friday, July 22, 2022, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) delivered its Judgme

EU-US-UK Establish Atrocity Crimes Advisory Group for Ukraine

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On May 25, 2022, the U.S.

Said Abdel Kani Loses ICC Appeal Against Pre-Trial Detention

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On May 19, 2022, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court denied the appeal of Mr.

UN Will Investigate War Crimes in Ukraine

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Thursday, May 12, the United Nations Human Rights Council passed a resolution (A/HRC/S-34/L.1) to begin an investigation into whether war crimes have been committed by Russia in Ukraine.

Yale Schell Center: Myanmar Junta Responsible for Crimes Against Humanity

Author: 
Kehinde Winful

On March 25, 2022, The Schell Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School and the human rights organization, Fortify Rights, released a

U.S. Declares Russian Armed Forces Have Committed War Crimes in Ukraine

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 23, 2022, U.S. Secretary of State Antony J.

Biden Administration Determines Myanmar Military Action is Genocide

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 21, 2022, Secretary of State Antony J.

ICJ Delivers Order in Ukraine v. Russia Case

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 16, 2022, the International Court of Justice delivered its Order on Ukraine's request for the indication of provisional me