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PUBLICATION DATE:29 June 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00687
In a landmark judgement on 13 January 2022, the German Higher Regional Court of Koblenz sentenced a former high-ranking Syrian official to life imprisonment for his involvement in crimes against humanity. In 2021, an associate of the high-ranking official was sentenced by the same court to four and...
PUBLICATION DATE:21 June 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00665
The complexity of cross-border cases makes it especially difficult for judicial authorities to protect victims’ rights. Involving Eurojust early in the process helps to overcome these difficulties and ensure victims’ protection. This leaflet explains the challenges involved in safeguarding victims’...
PUBLICATION DATE:17 June 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00666
Checklist for Practitioners on Joint Investigation Teams Involving Third Countries Read the Checklist These guidelines, jointly prepared by the JITs Network Secretariat and Eurojust, provide guidance to EU Member State practitioners on setting up a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) with a third country...
PUBLICATION DATE:17 June 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00711
Guidelines on Joint Investigation Teams Involving Third Countries Read the Guidelines This checklist covers all issues practitioners need to consider when setting up a JIT with a third country. The checklist addresses all relevant issues for consideration from the set-up phase to the operational and...
PUBLICATION DATE:23 May 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00511
This factsheet outlines the key factors for successful investigations and prosecutions of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes within the EU. It is essential for Member States to adopt a complete legislative framework defining core international crimes into national law. To build...
PUBLICATION DATE:23 May 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00664
Using observations collected by the Genocide Network Secretariat from Genocide Network Member and Observer States, this report engages in a stocktaking exercise. Looking back at recommendations listed in the 2014 Strategy of the Genocide Network to combat impunity for genocide, crimes against...
PUBLICATION DATE:11 April 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00130
PUBLICATION DATE:05 April 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00062
Eurojust’s 2021 meeting on counter-terrorism tackled topics ranging from addressing the dissemination of terrorist content online, left-wing and right-wing extremism and terrorism, the threat posed by prison leavers, and the use of battlefield evidence. The meeting brought together Eurojust national...
PUBLICATION DATE:02 March 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00066
PUBLICATION DATE:02 March 2022
PUBLICATION ID: 2022/00065