On Friday 30 January 2015, the minister of Justice of South Africa, Masutha, declared that after 20 years imprisonment Eugene de Kock will be paroled. De Kock, nicknamed Prime Evil..

Who is Arkan?

On 15 January 2000 Arkan, who was indicted by the ICTY and at the same time celebrated as a war hero in Serbia, was murdered in Belgrade. His story is remarkable...

Who is Lubanga?

Lubanga was the very first person ever to be tried by the International Criminal Court (ICC). On December 1st he will be the first to hear the outcome of his...

Mukwege and his fight against war time sexual violence

On November 26, 2014 Denis Mukwege will receive the Sakharov prize for his tireless work of helping victims of war time sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The...

Who is Dominic Ongwen?

Dominic Ongwen was abducted by the Lord Resistance Army (LRA) as a 10 year-old. He successfully adapted to his life as a rebel. Quickly rose through the ranks of the...

Guantanamo Bay

In the US controversy has arisen on the question whether or not the tapes showing the force-feeding of prisoners at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp should be released or not....