International Criminal Court Denounces ‘Unprecedented Attacks’ by US

(CD) — The International Criminal Court on Thursday rebuked the Trump administration for slapping sanctions and travel restrictions on court staff investigating alleged war crimes committed by U.S., calling the action “an unacceptable attempt to interfere with the rule of law.” The new statement from the Hague-based body came after President Donald Trump issued an executive order authorizing the actions targetingContinue reading “International Criminal Court Denounces ‘Unprecedented Attacks’ by US”

Trump Imposes Sanctions Against ICC Officials Investigating US War Crimes

(CD) — The Trump administration renewed its attacks on the International Criminal Court on Thursday with President Donald Trump issuing an executive order imposing economic sanctions against ICC staff involved in the ongoing investigations into alleged war crimes by U.S. and Israeli forces, with travel restrictions also imposed on those ICC court officials and their family members.Continue reading “Trump Imposes Sanctions Against ICC Officials Investigating US War Crimes”

Trump Imposes Sanctions Against ICC Officials Investigating US War Crimes

(CD) — The Trump administration renewed its attacks on the International Criminal Court on Thursday with President Donald Trump issuing an executive order imposing economic sanctions against ICC staff involved in the ongoing investigations into alleged war crimes by U.S. and Israeli forces, with travel restrictions also imposed on those ICC court officials and their family members.Continue reading “Trump Imposes Sanctions Against ICC Officials Investigating US War Crimes”