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Kherson: 4 torture sites according to Kiev

William JULIÉ discusses the possibility of prosecuting acts of torture committed in times of conflict that may constitute war crimes before Ukrainian or international jurisdictions, and also European courts on the basis of universal jurisdiction. ...

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10 million Ukrainians deprived of electricity

To the question of whether Russia's destruction of electrical infrastructures in Ukraine constitutes a war crime, William Julié recalls the need to distinguish between jus ad bellum and jus in bello. It is also essential to determine the civilian ...

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Volodymyr Zelensky says Russia committed “400 war crimes” in Kherson

Documentation of evidence of the commission of war crimes, including the report of the UN Commission of Inquiry that visited Ukraine, has begun in Ukraine, which makes it possible to provide precise figures and concrete evidence of the commission ...

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War in Ukraine: preventing Russians from traveling to Europe, is it actually possible?

"William JULIE discusses the possibility for the EU to issue passports to Russians. The European code of visas does not provide for uniformity in the prohibition of visas, but the European sanctions policy could prohibit the issuance of visas to a...

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Comment on the interim injunction against the decision to expel Imam Hassan Iquioussen

William JULIÉ returns to the proportionality check carried out by the administrative court concerning the summary proceedings against the decision to expel Imam Hassan Iquioussen, as well as the criminal qualification of the statements made by the...

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Response to the decision of the administrative court against the expulsion of Imam Hassan Iquioussen

William JULIÉ discusses the appeal before the Conseil d'État in regards to the summary proceedings against the expulsion of Imam Hassan Iquioussen, before the hearing on the merits regarding the illegality of the measure. He also explains the lega...

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An explanation of the administrative court’s decision on the expulsion of Imam Hassan Iquioussen

William JULIÉ explains the decision taken by the administrative court following a proportionality check, the possibility of appeal and the criminal legal qualification of the facts committed by Imam Hassan Iquioussen.  

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Ukraine: criminal investigations after the bombings of the Olenivka

William JULIÉ explains the different methods of investigation and evidence gathering in order to establish potential convictions for the war crimes committed by Ukrainian and Russian soldiers during the conflict. He also presents the solutions of ...

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Ukraine: bombings of the Olenivka prison and potential responsibilities of the soldiers

William JULIÉ explains the responsibilities incurred by the Russian and Ukrainian military for potential war crimes committed during the conflict. He also presents the solutions for the investigation of such crimes by international criminal justic...

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France repatriates 51 women, children from Syria camps

William JULIÉ explains that since France was heavily pressured by the international community, whether it was by the UN Committee on children rights or requests before the European Court of Human Rights, France finally allowed for the repatriation...

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