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Some Kenyans displaced by the 2007-08 violence in the Rift Valley still fear going back home. (Photo: IWPR)
11 Feb 14
Experts say formal legal processes alone are not enough to restore stability to post-conflict countries.
Main ICC premises in The Hague. (Photo: Vincent van Zeijst)
10 Feb 14
Nairobi event will discuss whether prosecutions are the key to accountability in Africa.
The ICC case against the Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta, is on the verge of collapse. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
6 Feb 14
ICC case against Kenyan president on verge of collapse as prosecutors ask judges to force national authorities to hand over evidence.
Prosecutors in the case against Ruto and Sang. Anton Steynberg (front left) said his team had not been able to verify witness' claims about the death of a police officer. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
4 Feb 14
William Ruto implied that people outside his own ethnic group would be forced out.
4 Feb 14
Campaign groups say member states should give more to court fund to support projects in Kenya.
Former ICC prosecutor, Luis Moreno Ocampo, and the incumbent prosecutor Fatou Bensouda listen to the verdict against Thomas Lubanga. Judges pointed to a number of offences that might have been committed by OTP intermediaries. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
4 Feb 14
Panel can probe allegations of staff misconduct but has no powers to investigate prosecution.
Vincent Otti, the late deputy leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army. Uganda has its own war crimes court but it only has a mandate to investigate one side of the LRA conflict. (Photo: Euan Denholm/IRIN)
4 Feb 14
Experts say international efforts to prosecute crimes at national level have largely failed.
Kenya's president, Uhuru Kenyatta, is charged with crimes against humanity in The Hague. (Photo: World Economic Forum / Benedikt von Loebell)
3 Feb 14
Observers surprised that Fatou Bensouda has not done more to urge Nairobi to be more cooperative.
31 Jan 14
Claims that money and substantial benefits provided incentive for testimony are denied in court.
Kenya's deputy president, William Ruto, speaking with his lawyer, Karim Khan, during the opening of his trial in September last year. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
25 Jan 14
Court hears that defendant had sufficient authority to have restored calm as soon as fighting broke out.