• Images

    Canada, Netherlands to engage in Rohingya case at top UN court

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on September 03, 2020

    Canada and the Netherlands on Wednesday expressed their joint intent to engage in the case at the International Court of Justice with special attention to...

  • Images

    Gambia to submit memorandum to ICJ over Rohingya issue in October

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56pm on August 27, 2020

    Solicitor general and legal secretary at Gambia’s ministry of justice Cherno Marenah has said Gambia will submit the first memorandum in the case at the...

  • Images

    Myanmar files first Rohingya case report to top UN court

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague . Netherlands | Updated at 10:04pm on May 25, 2020

    Myanmar has submitted its first report to the International Court of Justice on steps it has taken to prevent the genocide of Rohingya Muslims...

  • Images

    Bangladeshi imam dies of COVID-19 in Gambia

    Agence France-Presse . Banjul, Gambia | Updated at 01:01am on March 24, 2020

    An itinerant Muslim imam from Bangladesh has died in The Gambia after preaching in several other countries, becoming the tiny West African nation’s first coronavirus...

  • Images

    China, Russia support for Myanmar shameful: UN rapporteur

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:00pm on January 23, 2020

    United Nations special rapporteur Yanghee Lee on Thursday termed ‘shameful’ the support UN Security Council members China and Russia continued to Myanmar. ‘It is shameful...

  • Images

    ICJ to rule next week on urgent measures

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 01:56pm on January 15, 2020

    The UN’s top court said Wednesday it will deliver its decision next week on whether emergency measures should be imposed on Myanmar over alleged genocide...

  • Images

    Global support sought for Gambia at ICJ

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on December 13, 2019

    Gambian and Canadian authorities on Wednesday urged all the countries of the world and the international community to extend all possible support to the Gambia...

  • Images

    Nations urged to extend support to ensure justice for Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36pm on December 12, 2019

    The governments of all the countries and international community have been urged to extend all possible support to The Gambia to ensure justice for the...

  • Images

    ICJ must stop genocide in Myanmar, Gambia tells Hague judges

    Reuters . The Hague | Updated at 04:07pm on December 10, 2019

    UN judges at the International Court of Justice must act to stop ongoing genocide of the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, Gambia’s justice minister said...

  • Images

    With memories of Rwanda: The Gambian minister taking on Suu Kyi

    Reuters. Banjul, Gambia | Updated at 11:12pm on December 05, 2019

    The genocide case brought against Myanmar at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) - the first of its kind initiated since the 1990s - may...