• Large Bipartisan Majority of Americans Favors Referring Darfur War Crime Cases to International Criminal Court

    As the UN Security Council prepares to consider referring to the International Criminal Court Sudanese individuals charged with war crimes and crimes against humanity in Darfur, the Bush administration continues to oppose such a move. However, a majority of Americans (60%) favor referring these cases to the International Criminal Court rather than using a temporary tribunal, as the administration has proposed. Web Site. electronic ...

    • Contributor: Chicago Council on Foreign Relations
    • Original Format: Archived Web Sites
    • Date: 2006-02-20
  • Frederick K. Cox International Law Center War Crimes Research Portal

    The purpose of this memorandum is to ascertain whether the acts of violence and aggression in Darfur, Sudan meet the legal standard for genocide as set forth in the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Genocide Convention). The memorandum concludes there is sufficient evidence to meet the legal requirements for a determination that genocide is occurring in Darfur, Sudan. ...

    • Contributor: Frederick K. Cox International Law Center
    • Original Format: Archived Web Sites
    • Date: 2006-07-17
  • The Darfur Conflict : Crimes Against Humanity in Sudan

    Since February 2003, Sudan's western province of Darfur has been the site of an extremely violent conflict between the province's nomadic Arab tribes, supported by the government in Khartoum, and the native African settled peasant tribes. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).

    • Contributor: Crimes of War Project
    • Original Format: Archived Web Sites
    • Date: 2006-02-20