Tag: international criminal court

In Withdrawing From the International Criminal Court, Duterte Has Become a Hero for Africa

The deeply politicised International Criminal Court, of which none of the three global superpowers (China, Russia, US) are members, has long been associated with the prosecution and persecution of African leaders. In fact 90% of all defendants brought before the ICC have been Africans. In 2016, the Gambia, South Africa […]

Duterte Must Withdraw Philippines From The Racist, Corrupt and Political International Criminal Court

Many Filipino politicians, including the permanently disgraced Senator Antonio Trillanes IV have helped promote complaints to the International Criminal Court (ICC) which is considering investigating President Rodrigo Duterte on charges related to so-called “extra-judicial killings’. The entire charade is an attempt on the part of Duterte’s domestic and international opponents to […]