ICC Upholds Convictions of Former Congolese Warlord

March 30, 2021 mtadmin 0

The International Criminal Court upheld the convictions and a prison sentence of a former Congolese warlord Tuesday, dismissing his lawyers’ arguments that legal errors tainted his original trial. Bosco Ntaganda was sentenced to 30 years in prison aft…

UN Court Opens Maritime Dispute Hearing Without Kenya

March 15, 2021 mtadmin 0

PARIS – Kenya has refused to attend a weeklong hearing by the United Nations’ highest court over a long-running maritime dispute with Somalia.In a letter last week to The Hague-based International Court of Justice, or ICJ, the Kenyan government cited a…

Global Fund issues New Guidance in Response to COVID-19

March 4, 2020 mtadmin 0

The Global Fund announced today new guidance to enable countries to strengthen their response to the new coronavirus, COVID-19, by using existing grants in a swift, nimble and pragmatic way. Working within its mandate to fight HIV, TB and malaria and …