The structure of Test and one-day international cricket appears set for a radical and much-anticipated overhaul after consensus on the future was reached at a high-level meeting.
It is understood that proposals agreed by the International Cricket Council’s (ICC’s) chief...
Saturday 4th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
FILIPINO President Rodrigo Duterte said yesterday he may pull his country out of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Mr Duterte said he could follow Burundi, South Africa, Gambia and now Russia in withdrawing from the Rome Statute, the court’s founding document.
Friday 18th Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
RUSSIA announced its withdrawal yesterday from the Rome Statute — the basis of the International Criminal Court (ICC) which Moscow had never ratified.
President Vladimir Putin signed a decree refuting the statute signed in 2000.
Full members Burundi, South Africa and...
Thursday 17th Nov 2016
SOUTH AFRICA’S ruling ANC saw off a court challenge to its decision to withdraw from the “imperialist” International Criminal Court (ICC) yesterday.
ANC spokesman Zizi Kodwa welcomed the blow to the opposition Democratic Alliance’s attempt to “circumvent...
Wednesday 16th Nov 2016
THE International Criminal Court (ICC) — shaken by the impending departure of three African countries — came under fire at the UN general assembly on Monday.
Senegal and New Zealand called for talks between the ICC and the African Union following decisions to leave by...
Wednesday 2nd Nov 2016
GAMBIA became the third country in a fortnight to signal its exit from the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday night.
Information Minister Sheriff Baba Bojang announced on TV that the west African nation was leaving what he called the “International Caucasian Court for...
Thursday 27th Oct 2016
Decision to quit court comes days after Burundi says it’s leaving
Saturday 22nd Oct 2016
posted by James Tweedie in World
by Felicity Arbuthnot
Wednesday 6th Jul 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
Lawyers for ousted president accuse former colonial power
Tuesday 2nd Feb 2016
Prosecutor tells ICC of orders to attack opposition supporters
Friday 29th Jan 2016