Posted by: APO | 24 October 2016

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on South Africa and Burundi and the International Criminal Court

The European Union deeply regrets the Republic of South Africa’s decision to initiate its withdrawal from the Rome Statute. We equally note with deep concern that Burundi has formalised steps to withdraw from the Rome Statute. Until now, no State has ever withdrawn from the Rome Statute. South Africa played a significant role in the establishment of the ICC and was one of the first signatories of… Read more on


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