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Venezuela: ICJ and 83 organizations call the Human Rights Council to renew and strengthen the mandate of the International Independent Fact-Finding Mission

Today, the ICJ joined 83 other human rights organizations to call the United Nations Human Rights Council to renew and strengthen the mandate of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) on Venezuela in its upcoming session in September, and to ensure it has adequate resources to continue its critical work. (more…)

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Suriname: the rule of law must be respected by all concerned

Today, the ICJ has taken note of the 29 November 2019 conviction by the military and civilian chambers of a Court Martial (“the Court”) in Suriname of President Desiré Delano Bouterse and acquittal of others for crimes under international law relating to events that had taken place in December 1982 in Suriname. (more…)

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