Kenya

  • Council members continued their visiting mission today in Nairobi. They first had a meeting with the Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, at the presidential palace, followed by a discussion with senior government officials. Both meetings focused largely on issues related to…

  • 13 NOVEMBER 2013

    AU Request for ICC Deferral of Kenyan Situation

    WHAT'S IN BLUE

    Yesterday (12 November) Council members held consultations on the AU request for the Security Council to defer for a year the International Criminal Court (ICC) proceedings against President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Samoei Ruto of Kenya. (Article 16…

  • Tomorrow (31 October), Council members will hold an interactive dialogue with an AU high-level contact group and Kenya regarding the AU request that the Security Council defer International Criminal Court (ICC) proceedings against President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William…

  • ADDIS ABABA: Members of the UN Security Council held their seventh annual consultative meeting with members of the AU Peace and Security Council today (8 October) at AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. Council members also met with AU Chair Nkoszana…

  • Tomorrow (23 May), Council members will have an interactive dialogue with representatives from Kenya to discuss International Criminal Court (ICC) proceedings against its nationals. On 2 May Kenya sent a note verbal to the President of the Council requesting termination…

  • 6 APRIL 2011

    Insights on the ICC

    WHAT'S IN BLUE

    On Friday, 8 April Council members will hold informal consultations on the 29 March letter from Kenya requesting it to hold an open meeting on Kenya’s request for the Council to use its powers under Article 16 of the Rome…

  • 6 APRIL 2011

    Update Report No. 1: Kenya and the ICC

    UPDATE REPORT

    On 8 April, Council members expect to hold a meeting in consultations on Kenya’s request to defer the application of the International Criminal Court (ICC) jurisdiction, under Article 16 of the Rome Statute.

  • 29 MAY 2008

    Update Report No. 6: Kenya

    UPDATE REPORT

    On 1 and 2 June, the Council will visit East Africa with a brief passage through Nairobi, Kenya. While the main topic for discussion in that part of Africa is likely to be Somalia, inevitably recent developments in Kenya will be in the minds of Council members.

  • March 2008

    Kenya

    MONTHLY FORECAST

    Members will follow developments in Kenya closely, but whether this will translate into Council action is unclear. Consultations seem likely if the situation deteriorates further or there is significant progress with political talks.