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Rachel Irwin

Rachel Irwin

Rachel Irwin joined IWPR in 2008 and has provided extensive coverage of trials at both the ICC and ICTY. She also writes about transitional justice issues in the Western Balkans, and her reports have dealt with topics such as the denial of mass atrocities in Bosnia and the controversy over memorials for victims. Prior to joining IWPR, Rachel lived and worked in India, South Korea and Jerusalem. She has a master’s degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

Stories by the author

Judge Frederik Harhoff. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
24 Sep 13
Now that trial judge has been disqualified, tribunal must decide what needs to happen in case against Serbian politician.
Prosecution witness Manojlo Milovanovic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
20 Sep 13
Mladic’s wartime deputy says he dropped Karadzic’s reference to making life unbearable for civilians.
Rachel Irwin
20 Sep 13
Move follows disqualification of one of the judges hearing long-running case.
Ratko Mladic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
13 Sep 13
Defendant claims he is too ill to be present at proceedings.
Judge Frederik Harhoff. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
6 Sep 13
"By any standard of due process of law... I would be entitled to have my views considered" – Judge Frederik Harhoff
Rachel Irwin
30 Aug 13
Defendant argues that appeals institution designed to succeed tribunal wasn’t properly constituted. Judges disagree.
Robert Donia, witness in the Mladic trial. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
29 Aug 13
Bosnian Serb army chief spoke of the risks of implementing wide-ranging political plans.
Rachel Irwin
23 Aug 13
Defendant argued that current proceedings needed to be split in two after genocide charge was reinstated.
Radovan Karadzic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
29 Jul 13
Former Bosnian Serb leader says including count one would delay his trial.
Radislav Krstic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Rachel Irwin
19 Jul 13
Former army officer had refused to give evidence in Karadzic trial.

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