International Criminal Court (ICC)


  • Israeli apartheid 2022-02-11 21:11

    Is the Israeli apartheid regime on edge?

    TEHRAN- A coalition of around 300 human rights groups and civil society organizations have condemned the Israeli occupation, calling on the international community to hold the regime accountable for its apartheid practices against the Palestinians.

  • Israel 2021-07-17 21:06

    One-sided justice is my ideal!

    TEHRAN— July 17 marks the World Day for International Justice. The Day of International Criminal Justice is celebrated by honoring individuals working to advocate the fundamental human rights of victims affected by criminal acts. People also come together around the world to host events promoting international criminal justice and support for the International Criminal Court.

  • Meeting 2021-04-24 19:54

    Senior Iranian diplomat meets ICC chief

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Mohsen Baharvand met with Piotr Hofmanski, the president of the International Criminal Court (ICC), in The Hague on Thursday, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said in a statement. 

  • Yousef Molaei 2020-06-14 19:36

    U.S. act in sanctioning ICC is cautionary: expert

    TEHRAN - Yousef Molaei, an expert in international law, has said that the United States’ action in sanctioning the International Criminal Court’s judges and employees is “cautionary” and “preemptive”.

  • Mahmoud Vaezi 2020-06-13 19:02

    Sanctioning ICC shows U.S. anti-human rights spirit, Iran says

    TEHRAN - Presidential chief of staff Mahmoud Vaezi wrote in a Twitter post on Saturday that the United States’ move in imposing sanctions on the International Criminal Court’s judges and employees shows “the anti-human rights spirit” of the White House.

  • Zarif 2020-06-12 12:21

    Zarif: ICC blackmailed by ‘lawless gang’ posing as diplomats

    TEHRAN — Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has attacked the U.S. sanctions on the International Criminal Court (ICC), saying the ICC was blackmailed by a “lawless gang” posing as diplomats.

  • Qassem Soleimani 2020-01-27 11:45

    By Tohid Raeisi

    When the judge and the accused have the same identity

    The year 2020 began with shocking news: Qassem Soleimani, a top Iranian military general, was assassinated by a direct order of the U.S. president. The news became the headline of the majority of news outlets in the shortest time. Consequently, the New Year has commenced with the highest level of tension between Iran and U.S. never seen since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

  • Trump 2020-01-18 10:47

    By Martin Love

    The U.S. now: Widespread thuggery

    NORTH CAROLINA - For those who remember a time when U.S. leaders and especially those in the White House appeared at least nominally dignified and worthy of some respect, the appearance now is one of outright immoral, widespread thuggery and its attendant ills like blackmail and murder, the latter for which Trump may be liable in the International Criminal Court provided Iran presents the case of Soleimani’s assassination along with his comrades’ demise to the court.

  • U.S. war crimes in Afghanistan  2019-04-16 11:02

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

     World slams ICC’s decision to not investigate U.S. war crimes in Afghanistan 

    In a stark reminder of how the U.S. military industrial complex puts pressure on international watchdog bodies to toe its line, International Criminal Court (ICC) has rejected a request to initiate investigation into U.S. war crimes in Afghanistan.