International Law Commission: The obligation to extradite or prosecute (aut dedere aut judicare)
This report is the first of a series about the work of the International Law Commission (ILC) on human rights concerns. In 2004 the ILC decided to include the issue âobligation to extradite or prosecute (aut dedere aut judicare)â in its program of work and subsequently appointed Zdzislaw Galicki as Special Rapporteur. Amnesty International is following the work of the Special Rapporteur with particular interest because of the close relationship between this obligation and the exercise of universal jurisdiction by states regarding crimes under international law.
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- Côte d’Ivoire: Authorities must urgently conduct an independent investigation into unlawful killings and injuries during mutiny
- South Sudan: Further information: Fate and whereabouts of two men unknown: Dong Samuel Luak and Aggrey Idri
- Philippines: Martial law must not facilitate human rights violations