Spring tulips aren't the only national highlight – urban areas offer much in the way of history, art and architecture, says Stuart Forster
Mr Gbagbo goes on trial in The Hague accused of using violence to try to cling to power
With memories of his reign of terror still raw, Mr Ongwen faces justice at the International Criminal Court
The self-proclaimed Ansar Dine member is accused of intentionally attacking culturally important monuments in Timbuktu
Of its 250,000 Palestinians, scarcely 18,000 now remain; up to 1,500 are dead, many of them due to hunger
Nine years ago, Lebanon’s Prime Minister was murdered. But his alleged killers won’t be at the tribunal in The Hague as they haven’t been arrested. Robert Fisk says history shows the guilty will never face justice
Senior UK military and political figures could end up in the dock as 400 victims denounce 'systemic' use of torture and cruelty
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has asked judges to delay the start of the war crimes trial of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta due to a lack of evidence.
The former Liberian President Charles Taylor is worried about his safety once he transfers to Britain to serve his sentence for war crimes, according to new documents released by his lawyers.
Pilot scheme has been hailed as a success after 20 per cent rise in people able to identify whiff of cultivation
The Russian embassy’s second-most senior diplomat says he was ‘defending his children’ from unidentified masked assailants
The chief of the global chemical weapons watchdog has said it is sending a second team of inspectors to Syria to expand its high-stakes, high-risk mission to rid the country of its poison gas stockpile.
First serving official to appear at the ICC alleged to have orchestrating the deadly violence in the aftermath of elections in 2007
America’s National Security Agency may hold crucial evidence about the cause of the plane crash in 1961 that killed the United Nations Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold, one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of the Cold War, an independent commission which reviewed the case said on Monday.
Prince sustained serious brain damage in an avalanche in February last year
The International Criminal Court was designed for those monsters accused of the world's worst crimes, but democracy has some unexpected consequences