It will be up to ICC States Parties to demonstrate to the U.S. government the diplomatic costs of these unwarranted attacks on the Court and the international justice system embedded in the Rome Statute.
A June 11 executive order authorized by President Donald Trump enables U.S. officials to take action against individuals who carry out work on behalf of or co-operate with the International Criminal Court when their work includes investigations of U.S. nationals or those of U.S. allies. White House photograph by Tia Dufour
Only time will tell what will come of the recent escalation of hostilities between the U.S. government and the International Criminal Court (ICC).
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For the first time in the party’s history, a Conservative member has initiated a petition to call a referendum on the party leader. But, the Conservative Party’s president has questioned the online petition’s validity.
Along with his time as House leader, the Liberal MP-elect served under the Wynne government as Ontario’s attorney general, minister of community safety and correctional services, and as labour minister.
With 34 ridings with no incumbent contesting the race and a total of 16 flipped seats, at least 44 new people are projected to join the House's class of 2021, including the first Filipina-Canadian to hold federal office.