Bassiouni, Mahmoud Cherif: Bossiouni (1937) is an Egyptian-American lawyer and often referred to as the father of international justice. As a scholar at universities in the US, he made essential contributions to the development of international criminal law.
The dangerous conditions at constructions sites in Qatar ahead of the 2022 World Cup may lead to the death of 4,000 migrant workers. They have to work long hours in extremely high temperatures. This was denounced by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).
On 22 May 2015, Trial Chamber VII of the International Criminal Court (ICC) scheduled the opening of the trial in the case of The Prosecutor v. Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, Aimé Kilolo Musamba, Jean-Jacques Mangenda Kabongo, Fidèle Babala Wandu and Narcisse Arido for 29 September 2015.