02 July 2020

Donald Trump’s attack on the ICC shows his contempt for the global rule of law ǀ View Donald Trump’s attack on the ICC shows his contempt for the global rule of law ǀ View | Euronews

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The president of the United States, Donald Trump has made the International Criminal Court (ICC) the latest target of his administration’s contempt for the global rule of law. The sanctions and family visa bans he authorised on June 11 for use against ICC officials are tools usually reserved for human rights violators, not those seeking to hold them to account in fair trials. The Trump administration’s sanctions, threatened since 2018, are aimed at deterring judicial scrutiny of the conduct of [...]