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The Advocacy Center - TRIAL (ACT) lodged an application before the United Nations Human Rights Committee following the e...
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Switzerland must continue promoting the goals of the ICC

25.05.2010 - (Last modified: 17.07.2017)
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Robert Ley

12.05.2010 - (Last modified: 25.05.2016)

BiH: twelve cases of enforced disappearance before the UN

12.05.2010 - (Last modified: 17.07.2017)
Geneva / Sarajevo, 12 May 2010 TRIAL (Track Impunity Always – Swiss Association against Impunity) recently filed a communication before the United Nations Human Rights Committee concerning 12 cases of enforced disappearances carried out in Vogošća by Serb forces in June 1992. The NGO is acting on behalf of 25 relatives of the disappeared persons.  On 4 May 1992,...

Pius Nwaoga

10.05.2010 - (Last modified: 25.05.2016)
Nwaoga is a native of Ibagwa Nike, Nigeria. During the civil war that took place in Nigeria between 1967 and 1970, Pius Nwaogajoined the rebel forces known as Biafran Army. He joined as a private and later become a lieutenant. He was deployed to Ibagwa Nike, which was, at that time, in the hands of the Federal troops. Before July 1969, Nwaoga was posted in command of...
Geneva/Sarajevo, 30 April 2010 TRIAL (Track Impunity Always – the Swiss Association against Impunity) recently filed three applications before the European Court of Human Rights against Bosnia-Herzegovina regarding the massacre of the Bačić and Horozović families, and the forced disappearance of Refik Bačić, perpetrated by Serb forces in 1992. In July 1992, as...

Deogratias Bizimana

29.04.2010 - (Last modified: 25.05.2016)
Deogratias Bizimana was born in Sahera, town of Ngoma, prefecture of Butare, Rwanda. Former medical assistant, he would have committed the crime of genocide and other crimes against humanity during the genocide in Rwanda. According to the decision of the court of appeal of Kigali on 4 April 1997, he would be amongst the planners and leaders of these crimes, and would...

Callixte Gakwaya

22.04.2010 - (Last modified: 25.05.2016)
Callixte Gakwaya was a Rwandan lawyer. He was defence counsel at the International Criminal Tribunal (ICTR) for Yusuf Munyakazi, a former Interahamwe leader and businessman from Cyangugu. Prior to this, Gakwaya was an official in the national sports ministry under Habyarimana. On 28 February 2006, Gakwaya’s appointment to the ICTR garnered controversy when Rwanda’s re...
Common press release by the Society for Threatened Peoples (Switzerland) and TRIAL (Track Impunity Always - Swiss association against impunity) In an article in the bi-monthly newspaper La Nation, two authors qualify the genocide in Srebrenica as a “pseudo-massacre.”  In response, the Society for Threatened Peoples and the Swiss Association Against Impunity (TRIAL)...

BiH : Tihovici massacre before the Human Rights Committee

16.04.2010 - (Last modified: 17.07.2017)
The Advocacy Center – TRIAL (ACT) submitted this week a communication to the Human Rights Committee concerning the enforced disappearance and alleged arbitrary execution and the subsequent concealment of the mortal remains of Mr. Sejad Hero and Mr. Ramiz Kožljak occurred in July 1992. Since its creation, ACT has submitted nine cases to the European Court of Human R...

Juan Bordaberry

15.04.2010 - (Last modified: 28.09.2016)
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Geneva, 19 March 2010. Yesterday, the Council of States – Parliament’s higher chamber – passed a federal law incorporating into the Swiss penal code crimes provided for by the Statute of the International Criminal Court. TRIAL (Track Impunity Always - Swiss association against Impunity) takes note that Switzerland shall soon have at its disposal a more precise law to...
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