Posts Tagged ‘ International Crimes Tribunal ’

‘A beginning of the end to impunity’ – The verdict in Chief Prosecutor v Abul Kalam Azad (aka Bachchu Razakar)

January 22, 2013
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International Crimes Strategy Forum (ICSF) welcomes the first ever verdict delivered by the International Crimes Tribunal-II against Mr Abul Kalam Azad, a former leader of Jamat-I-Islami, who had been tried for crimes against humanity and genocide that he had committed during the Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971. ICSF considers this first verdict as the…

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International Crimes Tribunals Bangladesh: Justice In Perspective

December 15, 2012
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International Crimes Tribunals Bangladesh: Justice In Perspective

A discussion and presentation programme titled "International Crimes Tribunals Bangladesh: Justice In Perspective" took place on 14 December 2012 in SOAS, University of London (Lecture Theatre V211, Vernon Square Campus). The programme was organised by International Crimes Strategic Forum (ICSF), a coalition/network of activists, groups and organisations, all of which have been supporting trial of…

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Jamat could be behind the ICT hacking, reveals investigation

December 12, 2012
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Jamat could be behind the ICT hacking, reveals investigation

Jamat-e-Islam is emerging as the prime suspect in a link to the hacking of a conversation between Justice Nizamul Haque, Chairman of International Crimes Tribunal Bangladesh and Dr. Ahmed Ziauddin, an expert in international law based in Brussels, and handing it over to the London based magazine the Economist. It is revealed by an investigation…

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The Economist violates the British press code

December 10, 2012
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The Economist violates the British press code

Where do you live stranger? You may live anywhere on the globe. But if you are a bit interested in the war crime trial proceedings in Bangladesh, by now you must be well informed about the so called ‘explanation’ issue thrown towards the International Crimes Tribunal-1 (ICT-1) by the Economist. The Economist hurls the ‘explanation…

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‘Think it Through, Benches is the Answer’

This article is based on the position paper titled ‘Think it Through, Benches is the Answer’ – A Legal and Strategic Analysis of the Government’s Stance on Setting up Additional Tribunals, which is based on an internal memorandum prepared by the International Crimes Strategy Forum (ICSF – www.icsforum.org) in January 2012 to communicate the concerns…

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