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Philippines vows less violent drug war amid ICC probe

/ Feb 14, 2018

Philippines vows less violent drug war amid ICC probe

Philippine police said Wednesday they have adopted special measures, including body cameras, to reduce violence in anti-narcotics operations as the International Criminal Court investigates allegations of thousands of extrajudicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war. Five days after the ICC launched a preliminary examination ...

Congo's child soldiers awarded $10 million in damages by ICC

/ Dec 15, 2017

Congo's child soldiers awarded $10 million in damages by ICC

International war crimes judges on Friday awarded $10 million in landmark reparations to "hundreds or thousands" of former child soldiers, left brutalized and stigmatized after being conscripted into a ruthless Congolese militia. Warlord Thomas Lubanga, 56, was jailed for 14 years after being convicted in ...