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The High Court of South Africa Decision on the Constitutionality of the ICC Withdrawal (Taras Leshkovych)

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The last several months have been complicated and troublesome for the International Criminal Court. The ICC has been heavily criticized for years and accused of being biased against Africans. While it is true that only Africans have been prosecuted so far, and 9 out of 10 situations currently under investigation come from Africa, the existence of an “anti-African bias” is not that evident. Five “African” situations were referred to the ICC by the governments of the respected states (Central African Republic I and II, Mali, Uganda, and Democratic Republic of Congo) and another two were referred by the United Nations Security Council (Libya and Darfur, Sudan). Also, only 4 out of 10 ongoing preliminary examinations concern African states. Czytaj dalej