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Why the Security Council Should Not be Involved Regarding Al-Bashir’s Immunity

Dr. Alexandre Skander Galand is a Newton Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center for Global Public Law, Koç University.

In a post published on opinio juris in September 2015, I asked whether the International Criminal Court (ICC) was in need of support to clarify the status of Heads of States’ immunities.

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Making Libya an ICC Priority Situation: Fake Promises to a Difficult Customer?

Dr. Alexandre Skander Galand is a Newton Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center for Global Public Law, Koç University.

Exactly one week before the annual meeting of the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) to the Rome Statute, Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), was before the Security Council (SC) presenting her Twelfth report on the situation in Libya pursuant to resolution 1970 (.pdf). As the ASP’s 2016 

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The Situation Concerning the Mavi Marmara at the ICC: What Would be the Next Move for the ICC Prosecutor?

Alexandre Skander Galand

In early summer 2010, around fifty people were seriously injured and ten Turkish nationals died on a vessel part of the ‘Freedom Flotilla’: the Mavi Marmara ship.  The incident saw the establishment of a  UN Human Rights Council fact-finding mission, a

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