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Mr. Dire Tladi
Professor of International Law
Faculty of Law
University of Pretoria

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States
Immunity
Immunities and the Obligation to Cooperate under the Rome Statute
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States
Immunity
Immunities and the Obligation to Cooperate under the Rome Statute
A. Legal Instruments
Charter of the United Nations and Statute of the International Court of Justice, San Francisco, 26 June 1945.

Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, Vienna, 18 April 1961, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 500, p. 95.

Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, Vienna, 24 April 1963, United Nations Treaty Series, vol. 596, p. 261.

Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties, Vienna, 23 May 1969, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1155, p. 331.

Convention on Special Missions, New York, 8 December 1969, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1400, p. 231.

Statute of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, Report of the Secretary-General pursuant to paragraph 2 of Security Council resolution 808 (1993) (S/25704), 3 May 1993.

Statute of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Security Council resolution 955 (1994) of 8 November 1994.

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Rome, 17 July 1998, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 2187, p. 3.

United Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property, New York, 2 December 2004.
B. Jurisprudence
C. Documents
D. Doctrine
D. Akande, "The Legal Nature of the Security Council Referrals to the ICC and its Impact on Al Bashir's Immunties", Journal of International Criminal Justice, vol. 7, 2009, p. 333.

P. Gaeta, "Does President Al Bashir Enjoy Immunity from Arrest?", Journal of International Criminal Justice, vol. 7, 2009, p. 315.

C. Kre[s], “The International Criminal Court and Immunities under International Law for States Not Party to the Court’s Statute”, in M. Bergsmo and Y. Ling, Beijing, 2012.

D. Tladi, "The ICC Decisions on Chad and Malawi: On Cooperation, Immunities and Article 98", Journal of International Criminal Justice, vol. 11, 2013, p. 199.