The fifteenth session of the Assembly of the State Parties is being held in the Hague from 16 November until 24 November. KONCICC delegates will participate in the Assembly under the Coalition for the International Criminal umbrella. The aim for the delegation during this Assembly will be raising awareness of the crimes committed by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. The delegation will reiterate the need for a proper prosecution of the persons responsible for these atrocities. They also will focus on the need for an Iraqi membership at the International Criminal Court so that repetition of these crimes can be prevented in the future.
On this occasion the delegation has issued a written statement to all delegates to demand an immediate action by the International community to prosecute the persons behind the atrocities by a referral to the International Criminal Court from the United Nation Security Council.
The statement of the delegation is distributed by the Assembly of the State Parties secretariat to all delegates and is available as a download below.
For more information regarding the Assembly of the State parties we kindly refer you to the dedicated asp site of the Coalition for the International Criminal Court.