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07:28
07:28

ICC Resumes Screening of Ongwen Trial in Northern Uganda 4 1

The ongoing phase is featuring testimonies of prominent defence witnesses testifying before The Hague based court. The Court is trying Ongwen for 70 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity, sexual and gender based crimes, allegedly committed during the course of the Lord’s Resistance Army conflict in Northern Uganda.
18:00
18:00

LRA Victims Seek Collective Compensation from ICC 3 1

The court has so far ordered 10 Million US dollar reparations award to victims in the case of former Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga. Lubanga is challenging the amount describing it as excessive adding that the eligibility of several victims to receive the reparations are also questionable.
14:29
14:29

Kony Used Dominic Ongwen as His Killing Instrument – Defense 1

Krispus Ayena Odongo, Dominic Ongwens lead counsel, who told the court that Ongwen became brutal after he was indoctrinated to believe that killing was the only strategy to stay or remain alive while in the LRA ranks.
11:02
11:02

Dominic Ongwen Begins Defense in ICC 3 1

Ongwen, indicted for the most number of war crimes and crimes against humanity is facing up to 70 charges at The Hague based International court. The charges relate to attacks on civilians who had sought government protections in Lukodi, Pajule, Abok and Odek internally displaced persons camps in Northern Uganda between 1st July 2002 and 31st December 2005.
17:06
17:06

ICC Judges Reject Ongwen's Request for Acquittal Motion 1

On July 5, 2018, Ongwens lead lawyer Crispus Ayena Odongo filed a request before Trial Chamber IX to allow him to file a no case to answer and judgment for acquittal motion. Odongo identified four broad grounds for having the charges against Ongwen completely or partially dismissed.
18:14
18:14

66 Witnesses Lined up to Defend Dominic Ongwen 1

The witnesses have been drawn from a pool of 82 people initially lined up to testify in favour of their client at the court. The figure is just three people short of the 69 witnesses that prosecution called against Dominic Ongwen.
16:32
16:32

ICC Tracking Kony 1 1

The International Criminal Court ICC has taken over the monitoring and tracking down of the movement of Ugandas most wanted warlord Joseph Kony in the Central African Republic CAR.
09:17
09:17

Prosecution Starts Submission of Final Evidence in Ongwen Trial 2 1

Dahirou Sant-Anna, the International Cooperation Adviser in the office of the prosecutor Fatou Bensouda says prosecution is left with few vital pieces of evidence to submit before court by Mid-March of 2018.
17:05
17:05

Second Prosecution Witness Testifies in Ongwen Trial uganda police

Using quasi name P-403, the witness who is a staff member of the Office of the Prosecutor OTP explained how Ugandas security agencies intercepted radio communications between different leaders of the LRA.
07:24
07:24

ICC Convicts to Serve Sentences in Norway 1

Currently, Mali is the only African country among the nine that have ratified the agreement on enforcement of sentences on conviction for Genocide, war crimes and crimes against Humanity. The others are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Serbia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
07:12
07:12

2,000 LRA Victims Press Charges Against Dominic Ongwen 4 1 Top story

A confirmation of charges hearing is held to determine whether there is sufficient evidence to establish substantial grounds that the accused person committed each of the crimes brought against them. If charges are confirmed, the Pre-Trial Chamber commits the case for trial before a Trial Chamber.
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