Kenya dating 2016

Victims in the Kenyatta case are seeking to challenge the prosecution’s decision to suspend investigations.Both sets of Kenyan cases at the ICC have been dogged by claims of witness tampering.There has been no tangible progress on accountability for crimes committed during the post-election violence, which left at least 1,100 dead and 650,000 displaced.Key security sector, land, and accountability reforms identified in 2008 as crucial to address Kenya’s political crisis have also not been implemented.

However, other provisions were left intact, such as allowing pretrial detention of terrorism suspects for up to 90 days with court orders.There have been no investigations into at least 10 cases of extrajudicial killings and other cases of disappearance of terrorism suspects by the Anti-Terrorism Police Unit (ATPU) in Nairobi in 2014.In December 2014, the ruling Jubilee administration proposed the Security Laws Amendments that expanded police stop and search powers, introduced new criminal offences with harsh penalties, limited the rights of defendants, and restricted freedoms of expression and assembly.During three separate attacks on quarry workers and on a bus in Mandera county and in another attack on Garissa University, Al-Shabaab fighters singled out and killed those who could not recite an Islamic creed.Following alleged Al-Shabaab attacks in Lamu and Tana River counties in June and July 2014, security officers from multiple agencies raided communities, beating, harassing and extorting money from residents.

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