ICJ Urges Referral of Myanmar to ICC

6 Jul 2021

On 7 July 2021, the International Commission of Jurists addressed the Human Rights Council in the Interactive Dialogue with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. The ICJ condemned the widespread and systematic arbitrary arrests, detentions, torture, and extra-judicial killings in Myanmar. They also called on the Council to urge the Security Council to refer Myanmar to the ICC.