PGA wishes to congratulate Zimbabwe and all its Members in its PGA National Group in the Parliament of Zimbabwe on the occasion of the signature by Zimbabwe yesterday of the ATT.
PGA Congratulates Liechtenstein on its ratification of the Arms Trade Treaty and becoming the 57th State Party thereto
Close examination of the reasons given by the government for Malaysia’s hesitations on joining the International Criminal Court (ICC) reveal their qualms as not substantive.
The Moroccan Parliament hosted, from 04-05 December 2014, the 8th Consultative Assembly of Parliamentarians for the International Criminal Court and the Rule of Law (CAP ICC), a global gathering of legislators.
--> Questions of PGA Member Barbara Lochbihler MEP (Germany) on human rights of migrants and asylum seekers, the International Law implications of the use of armed-drones and the EU role in bringing to justice suspected authors of War Crimes
--> Responses of newly appointed and confirmed EU High Representative and Vice-Pres. of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini (until recently, MP chairing of the PGA Italy National Group)
Inter alia, Ms. Mogherini reaffirms the essential role of the ICC as an effective institution that the EU must support.