Fatou Bensouda

Intl court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor announced Tuesday that she is launching a preliminary investigation into deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh. Fatou Bensouda said in a written statement and video message that she has begun a probe formally known as a preliminary examination to … Continue reading Intl court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Palestinians want international court to investigate Israel

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Calling it a “historic step” toward justice, the Palestinian foreign minister asked the International Criminal Court on Tuesday to open an “immediate investigation” into alleged Israeli crimes committed against the Palestinian people. The development was sure to worsen the already troubled relations between the internationally backed Palestinian Authority and Israeli … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Palestinians want international court to investigate Israel