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A tribunal on Monday sentenced an Islamic cleric linked to a fundamentalist party to death for crimes against humanity for his actions during Bangladesh’s 1971 independence war.

After 27 days of negotiation, the DR Congo peace talks in Kampala entered a crucial phase as the parties begun to dissect the four substantive issues that both Kinshasa and the M23 rebels eventually agreed upon as Ugandan mediators said they would continue “to build confidence to reach the required consensus.”

The Dutch state is responsible for sending a Bosnian Muslim family to their deaths after they were expelled from a UN compound at Srebrenica in 1995, a relative told the Netherlands' highest court on Friday.

Justice Minister Aminata Toure of Senegal says former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre will go on trial next month for alleged crimes against humanity.

The Supreme Court of Canada will hear a case Thursday that grapples with how to determine just who is culpable for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Muammar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam appeared in a court on Thursday for the first time since his capture more than a year ago, Libya's public prosecutor's office said.

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda today formally opened an investigation into alleged crimes committed on the territory of Mali since January 2012.

A partnership agreement was signed Wednesday between the Ministry of Human Rights and Transitional Justice and the International Centre for Transitional Justice (ICTJ).

The former head of state of Cambodia's notorious Khmer Rouge regime, now facing trial for crimes against humanity, was hospitalized Wednesday, said a spokesman for the U.N.-backed tribunal trying him and two colleagues for crimes against humanity and other offenses.

Syed Manzur Elahi, an advisor to the former caretaker government of Bangladesh, called for swift completion of the ongoing war crimes trial in the country.