Legacy website of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

Since the ICTY’s closure on 31 December 2017, the Mechanism maintains this website as part of its mission to preserve and promote the legacy of the UN International Criminal Tribunals.

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It is with deep sadness that the Tribunal has learned of the passing away of Sir Ninian Stephen, who served as a judge of the ICTY from 1993 to 1997.

ICTY President Judge Carmel Agius will conduct an official visit to Belgrade, Serbia, from 31 October – 2 November 2017.

The media accreditation procedure has now opened for the Appeals Chamber’s pronouncement of its Judgement in the Prlić et al. case — the ICTY’s final and most voluminous appeal case — on Wednesday, 29 November 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in Courtroom I.

Today, the ICTY celebrates United Nations Day as one of the four finalists for the prestigious Secretary-General Award in the category Achieving Gender Parity, standing out from many examples of excellence across the United Nations.

Yesterday, the second in a series of four ICTY Legacy Lectures was held at Leiden University’s Hague campus.

The media accreditation procedure has now opened for the pronouncement of the Trial Judgement in the case of The Prosecutor v. Ratko Mladić, scheduled for 22 November 2017, from 10:00, in Courtroom I.

Coordination meeting between ICTY and City of Sarajevo

Last week, on 12 October 2017, the Tribunal and the City of Sarajevo held a coordination meeting for potential donors, partners and supporters of the ICTY Information Centre that is currently being established in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH).

ICTY President Carmel Agius yesterday presented the Tribunal’s twenty-fourth and final Annual Report to the Seventy-Second session of the United Nations General Assembly, chaired by the President of the General Assembly, Mr Miroslav Lajčák (Slovakia).

ICTY President Judge Carmel Agius met today with the President of the United Nations General Assembly, His Excellency Miroslav Lajčák (Slovakia), at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Ratko Mladić

The Trial Chamber has scheduled the pronouncement of the judgement in the case of The Prosecutor v. Ratko Mladić for Wednesday, 22 November 2017 at 10:00 in Courtroom I.