Mar 07

2019

New Op ed by GD Partner Prezanti – Putting an End to ICC Inertia in Ukraine

On March 6, Simon Papuashvili of the International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) and Alexandre Prezanti of Global Diligence LLP filed their fourth communication to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in relation to international crimes in Ukraine. The filing presents a case against a key military commander based on evidence collected by local partners Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union and Truth Hounds. After nearly five years of preliminary examination, Prezanti and Papuashvili are calling on the ICC Prosecutor to review her policy on preliminary examinations and open an investigation on the Ukraine situation.

Click HERE to read the Op-Ed in English or French.