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  1. Ongwen for ICC pre-trialRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | New Vision

    FORMER Lord's Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen will this afternoon make a pre-trial appearance before Judge Ekaterina Trendafilova of the International Criminal Court at The Hague, Netherlands. Ongwen is charged with seven counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity for his role in the atrocities committed by the LRA during its protracted insurgency in northern Uganda.


  2. LRA commander due in Hague courtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BBC News

    Top Ugandan rebel commander Dominic Ongwen is due to appear at the International Criminal Court in The Hague to face war crimes charges. A leader of the Lords Resistance Army, he is accused of four war crimes counts and three of crimes against humanity, including murder and enslavement.


  3. Uganda: ICC in Tight Spot Over Captured LRA Commander OngwenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Hours before Brigadier Dominic Ongwen was flown from the AU Regional Task Force base in Obo to Bangui, the Central African Republic capital, a handful of his victims--former abductees-- gathered in the northern town of Gulu for a symposium on transitional justice organised by the Refugee Law Project. They were part of the participants that the Makerere University Law School-run project that deals with conflict, finding justice for victims, and governance invited to have a discussion on the subject on Jan.16.


  4. Uganda: Ongwen's Dose of JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Since the surrender of Maj Gen. Dominic Ongwen in the Central African Republic, many issues have arisen regarding his trial and the pursuit for justice.


  5. Sam Smith bares his soul at Masonic TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... including Best New Artist, which he'll almost surely win. Last May, I saw Sam Smith perform in Amsterdam, Netherlands to a packed house in a venue about a third of the size of the Detroit Masonic Temple. Though the splendor and natural range of his ...


  6. GV mourns loss of impactful artistRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    ... and will commemorate him in years to come. On Jan. 11, while surrounded by family at his home in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Lixenberg passed away at the age of 82 years old. "Those who were lucky enough to meet him will always talk about this wonderful ...


  7. Short films and video installations by Bj rn Melhus on view at Kunsthall RotterdamRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Art Daily

    For the first edition of 'One Project', the Kunsthal Rotterdam and gallery West Den Haag are bringing leading international German-Norwegian video artist Bjorn Melhus to the Netherlands. In his remarkable short films and impressive video installations, he plays with concepts such as identity, the media, globalism and mass culture.


  8. Windsor yarn bomb sparks viral scarf giveaway in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    Gail Hosking is a member of Windsor's Warming Crew and was amazed when contacted by a Netherlands woman who said she saw our story last year about leaving scarves and hats in trees and decided to try the same thing.AS In photo, Hosking has tied knitted hats and scarves to a neighbour's tree, demonstrating a trend started in Windsor is now a hit in Europe, January 23, 2015. Linda Scheijgrond of the Netherlands saw an online Windsor Star photo and liked the idea of leaving a crocheted scarf in a public place for a stranger who might need it that she excitedly tried it herself.


  9. The 30 Lawyers can still defend the Ongwen's case as individ......Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | New Vision

    Many people are asking whether the 30 lawyers that have applied to the Government to defend Dominic Ongwen are eligible to manage expectations. The ICC established an office of public counsel for the defence in charge of defence issues.


  10. Ongwen trial at ICC starts todayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. The trail of the former Lord's Resistance Army commander, Maj Gen Dominic Ongwen starts today at the International Criminal Court at the Hague, Netherlands.


  11. Armenian-Turkish Solidarity Against Hatred: The Perincek Case before the European CourtRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Groong

    Armenian-Turkish Solidarity Against Hatred: The Perincek Case before the European Court 24/1/2015 Payam Akhavan, Professor of International Law Payam Akhavan is a Professor of International Law at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and a Visiting Fellow at Oxford University. He was previously a UN prosecutor at The Hague and has served as counsel in leading cases before international courts and tribunals.


  12. World's largest ship, named after SS criminalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    This 8 January 2015 video is about the world's largest ship, the Pieter Schelte , on its way to Rotterdam harbour . Leaders of Jewish communities and Holocaust memorial groups in Britain and the Netherlands have reacted with rage and despair at the arrival in Rotterdam of the world's biggest ship, the Pieter Schelte, named after a Dutch officer in the Waffen-SS.


  13. Chewing Gum For 10 Minutes Removes 100 Million Bacteria, Study ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... study, which appeared in the journal Plos One , was led by researchers from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. They found that the gum was most effective in the first 30 seconds of chewing, and after that it would become less effective ...


  14. Indonesia executes 6 drug convicts, including 5 foreignersRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    Indonesia executed by firing squad five foreigners and an Indonesian woman convicted on drug trafficking charges despite appeals to spare them, with the government defending the action as necessary to combat the rising drug trade. Four men from Brazil, Malawi, Nigeria and the Netherlands and the Indonesian woman were shot to death simultaneously in pairs just after midnight Saturday, several kilometers from a high security prison on Nusakambangan island.


  15. Outrage as it emerges world's largest ship Pieter Schelte is named...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Snubbed for Saudi: Obama and First Lady arrive in India and pay tribute to Gandhi after cutting tour short to woo new Saudi king Spanish Ebola survivor whose dog was put down amid fears it had killer disease has adopted a new puppy called Alma Three-week-old baby girl who disappeared from home in the middle of the night is found dead in truck cab - and her father is charged with murder Court BACKS 50-year-old millionaire's restraining order against ex, 29, who he was 'unable' to dump because he couldn't resist the lure of 'make-up sex' Pieter Schelte Hareema, a Dutch officer in the Waffen SS during the Second World War, who has had the world's largest ship named after him The arrival of the world's largest ship in Europe has provoked outrage after it was revealed it was named after a SS Nazi war criminal.


  16. European Football - Memphis Depay helps PSV march seven points clearRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Round-up: Headers from Georginio Wijnaldum and Memphis Depay gave pacesetting PSV Eindhoven a 2-1 win at Cambuur on Saturday that kept them on course for a first Dutch title in seven years. PSV have 49 points from 19 matches, seven ahead of second-placed Ajax Amsterdam who play their game in hand against bitter rivals Feyenoord on Sunday.


  17. Kenya: Jubilee to Sponsor Bill to Withdraw Kenya From ICC in ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    The Jubilee coalition has agreed to sponsor a motion in parliament seeking to withdraw Kenya as a member of the Rome Statute. Addressing the press at an ongoing retreat of Jubilee members in a Naivasha hotel, the Mps and Senators agreed to sponsor two private bills over the ICC.


  18. Livers kept healthier for transplant by new machine-perfusion organ preservation systemRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... The research team optimized a machine-perfusion (MP) device that was developed by Organ Assist, a company in the Netherlands, and added a fluid with a hemoglobin-oxygen carrier component to deliver high concentrations of oxygen to the tissue. The ...


  19. Netanyahu on Peres US visit in 1996: Ploy to win votesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    Benjamin Netanyahu accused Prime Minister Shimon Peres of exploiting his close relations with President Clinton and several Arab leaders to improve his chances for re-election, using harsh words in his condemnation. ``With all due respect, I want to say to Mr. Peres ... that foreigners do not decide the outcome of the Israeli elections, not the American government, the king of Morocco or Yasser Arafat,'' Netanyahu told parliament.


  20. Dutch club receives payment, Chinese takeover imminentRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Chinese sports marketing company United Vansen has fulfilled all its financial obligations, clearing the path for its takeover of Dutch football club ADO Den Haag. Current ADO owner Mark van der Kallen confirmed Friday that he received the money involved in the acquisition, according to Dutch media around 8 million euros, from the new owner.