While the resolution calls on the United Nations, especially the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), to do an investigation, there has been, since February 2018, a preliminary examination
at the ICC, which is a prelude to a further investigation.
Last year, the ICC acted on Sabio's communication and announced that it would conduct a preliminary examination
on the drug war.
The ICC has vowed to continue its preliminary examination
on the killings, which occurred during the country's membership with the Court despite the Philippines' withdrawal.
"Eight years since the opening of the preliminary examination
and faced with the continuing commission of crimes under international law and the possibility of a never-ending preliminary analysis, it is time for the OTP (Office of the Prosecutor) to open a formal investigation in Nigeria," Amnesty noted in a statement.
The order followed the ICC's announcement that it would conduct a preliminary examination
on Duterte's campaign against illegal drugs.
THE HAGUE, May 22, 2018 (WAFA) -- In a statement on the referral submitted by Palestine on Tuesday to the International Criminal Court (ICC) on the situation in the occupied Palestinian territories, ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said that preliminary examination
started on 16 January 2015 on the situation in Palestine has seen important progress and will continue to follow its normal course.
"The court cannot keep Palestinians in the purgatory of a preliminary examination
forever," the analysis said referring to the fact that for an official investigation to be launched, the ICC must conclude the preliminary examination
"Our mission in The Hague was informed that the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court is opening a preliminary examination
on the alleged acts associated with the campaign against illegal drugs," Roque told reporters.
showed that the woman had multiple bodily serious injuries.
The Short term course for Civil services preliminary examination
is meticulously designed to provide Civil Services aspirants with an in-depth Analysis and understanding of Prelims syllabus from the UPSC point of view.
The so-called preliminary examination
aims to establish if there are sufficient grounds for opening a full-scale investigation.
The indictment currently awaits preliminary examination
before the Appeals Chamber, which is expected to be carried out in a public hearing.
"My work is still going on, as the situation in Palestine is still in the preliminary examination
," Bensouda said.
The purpose of the mission is to raise awareness about the work of the Court, including its ongoing Preliminary Examination
into the Situation in Palestine.
The hospital informed the police after a preliminary examination
revealed that he died of drug overdose.