Criminal case MH17
The Netherlands Public Prosecution Service wants life sentences to be imposed on the four men suspected of downing flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine. According to the prosecutors, it has been proven that they are guilty of causing an aircraft to crash, resulting in deaths, and of the murders of the 298 people on board.
War crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity, torture and enforced disappearances: international crimes and offenses of the most serious sort. The Dutch government believes that such crimes must be investigated and the guilty parties brought to justice.
Alleged militia member associated with Syrian regime arrested in the Netherlands on suspicion of war crimes
24-05-2022 | 12:00
The International Crimes Team of the Dutch police arrested a 34-year-old man in Kerkrade on Tuesday 24 May 2022 on suspicion of ...
Digital navigation through application 'The MH17 Criminal files'
18-05-2022 | 14:00
This week the Netherlands Public Prosecution Service has addressed the District Court of The Hague for the final time in the MH17 ...
Décision du ministère public de la Hollande septentrionale : les tirs de la police étaient légitimes
16-05-2022 | 15:50
Le ministère public de la Hollande septentrionale a jugé la légitimité des tirs par les policiers sur des braqueurs à Broek in ...
Rwandan former army officer suspected of genocide arrested in the Netherlands
13-05-2022 | 09:00
On Wednesday 11 May 2022, on the authority of the National Office of the Netherlands Public Prosecution Service, the ...
Start criminal case on appeal against a man sentenced to life in prison for large-scale war crimes in Ethiopia
01-04-2022 | 00:00
As of April 5, the court of appeal in The Hague will hear a major criminal case involving alleged war crimes committed in ...