The external independent review submits its report on alleged sexual abuses in DRC

 sexual assaultThe Registrar of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Mr Herman von Hebel, has received the independent external review’s panel report which he commissioned in June 2013 following the allegations of sexual assault of four individuals under the ICC’s protection programme by a former ICC staff member working in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). 

 In announcing this independent review, following the completion of an initial ICC internal inquiry, the Registrar reiterated his determination to address the serious allegations concerned with great rigor and transparency. 

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War Criminals are not welcome in Canada

 BAHATY BAYAVUGE, Abraham from CongoToronto, Ontario, August 18, 2011 — Today, the federal government expanded its “Wanted by the CBSA” list to include individuals who have failed to comply with the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) and have criminal convictions in Canada. The announcement was made in Toronto by the Honourable Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Safety, Candice Hoeppner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, Chris Alexander and Luc Portelance, President of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).

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