The International Criminal Court has no deadline for deciding whether to investigate alleged war crimes by Israel and the Palestinians, an ICC official said on Friday. "There is no time limit," the ICC's Phakiso Mochochoko told AFP during a visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories. "We are just working hard on this file and in due course when the time is right, when all the conditions have been met and when we have assessed everything, then the decision will be made.
London (AFP) - The head of England's second largest police force faces a criminal probe into his role in an allegedly poorly handled investigation into a suspected sex offender, the police watchdog said Tuesday.
Jerusalem (AFP) - Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed out Wednesday at the UN Human Rights Council, accusing it of granting "legitimacy to terror organisations" by investigating Israel for alleged war crimes in Gaza.
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - A Tuareg Islamist rebel charged by the International Criminal Court with desecrating priceless monuments in the ancient Malian city of Timbuktu has told judges he wishes to plead guilty to the war crimes charge...
Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - The Palestinians have reached agreement with Israel on a "permanent" ceasefire for the Gaza Strip, a senior official told AFP on Tuesday.