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
One of Africa's most wanted war criminals walked into the United States embassy in Rwanda today and asked to be transferred to the International Criminal Court at The Hague. The US said it was “considering his request” after Bosco Ntaganda, nicknamed the “Terminator” appeared on their doorstep in Rwanda's capital, Kigali.
Uhuru Kenyatta, the son of Kenya's founding president, won the presidential election by the slimmest of margins with 50.03 per cent, provisional results showed, just enough to avoid a run-off after a race that has divided the nation along tribal lines.
Days of recounts loom as voters struggle to fathom complex voting slips
Country's two key candidates put on spot about violence that engulfed elections four years ago
Supporters jubilant as appeal judges rule pair did not purposely target Krajina civilians in 1995
Osborne's ex-spin doctor hired by Presidential candidate accused of ethnic violence
Yesterday's ruling is a historic moment for Kenya. First, it is a lesson to the judiciary in Kenya (and other struggling court systems around the world) that justice is possible.
Police were tonight working to identify a spectator who is alleged to have thrown a banana on to the pitch during Manchester City's friendly against Limerick.