For example, the completion strategy of the icty and the ictr calls for a termination of all investigations by 2004, trials by 2008, and appeals by 2010 the completion strategy involves several interrelated issues, including the ﬁnan. The icty and ictr have been put under an enormous time pressure to comply with the deadlines scheduled by the so-called completion strategy announced by the un security council in its resolutions 1503 and 1534. Urges the ictr to formalize a completion strategy, amends article 15 of the statute on the prosecutor, calls on the international criminal tribunal for the former yugoslavia (icty. A/69/206- s/2014/5465 2014 stated about the progress in the completion strategy by ictr 84 however which required both tribunals to review their caseloads to determine which cases could be tried at the domestic level creating separate positions of icty and ictr prosecutor on the stated basis that the job was too large for one person and.
Completion strategies tend to neglect, rather than vindicate the non-judicial functions embraced by the security council at the outset of the process, the tri- bunals face the risk of losing legitimacy and positive symbolic value in the tran. I am greatly honoured to brief you once more on the progress of the completion strategy of the ictr and to present to you the second report on the work of the office. Completion strategy and problems on 28 august 2003, the security council adopted resolution 1503 (2003), ordering the ictr to take all possible measure to complete investigations by the end of 2004, to. Statement on icty and ictr completion strategy reports and the mechanism for international criminal tribunals assessment and progress report published 9 december 2015 from.
Icty) and in 1994 the international criminal tribunal for rwanda (hereafter ictr) were established to prosecute for the international crimes that took place in the territories of former yugoslavia and rwanda. Un ad hoc tribunals under time pressure - completion strategy and referral practice of the icty and ictr from the perspective of the defence un ad hoc tribunals under time pressure - completion strategy and referral practice of the icty. What has become known as the completion strategy, the icty and the ictr have streamlined indictments, adopted procedures to try cases more quickly, and placed time constraints on trials 8 other tribunals, such as the. Report on the completion strategy of the international criminal tribunal for rwanda, 13 may 2008 d doctrine v morris and m p scharf, the international criminal tribunal for rwanda , irvington-on-hudson, ny, transnational publishers, 1998 (volume one contains analysis, volume two contains documents related to the tribunal. Calls on the icty and ictr prosecutors to review the case load of the icty and ictr respectively in particular with a view to determining which cases should be proceeded with and which should be transferred to competent national jurisdictions, as well as the measures which will need to be taken to meet the completion strategies referred to in.
End of 2008 and to complete all work in 2010 icty completion strategy recalling from econ 2 at university of maryland. The completion strategies of the ad hoc international tribunals, the international criminal tribunal for the former yugoslavia (icty) and the international criminal tribunal for rwanda (ictr), are underway, with the referral of cases from the icty to the national jurisdictions pursuant to rule 11bis of the rules of procedure and evidence (rope. Fidh - the issues at stake in the closure of the international criminal tribunals for the former yugoslavia (icty) and rwanda (ictr)/3 table of contents.
Irish centre for human rights school of law national university of ireland galway the completion strategies of the international criminal tribunals: the former yugoslavia. Icty/ictr: joint completion strategy briefing of the security council yesterday, june 4th, the presidents and prosecutors of the icty and the ictr briefed the security council on their respective completion strategies, pursuant to resolution 1534 (2004. As the completion strategy for appeals is linked to the work of the icty it is difficult now, more than 2 years in advance, to indicate with precision whether the ictr appeals chamber will have concluded all appeals by the end of 2010.
Jurisdiction of the icty and the ictr as set out in articles 1 to 8 of the icty statute and articles 1 to 7 of the ictr statute, 1 as well as the rights and obligations, of the icty and the ictr, subject to the provisions of the present. In 2003, un security council passed resolutions 1503 affirming (icty) completion strategy and requested ictr to formalize a completion strategy based on the icty model to that called for completion of all investigations by 2004, trials by 2008 and appeals by 2010. M r president, your excellencies, the updated completion strategy document of the ictr reflecting the information available as at 15 may 2007 and which. Workload, the completion strategy and the ictr contribution to international criminal justice approximately one hundred persons attended the public lecture.