Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has welcomed an arrest warrant for Vladimir Putin issued by the International Criminal Court (ICC), Duda's chief aide has said.
The International Criminal Court's (ICC) arrest warrant for Russian leader Vladimir Putin sends an important message to all Russian war criminals, a Polish deputy minister has said.
Poland’s justice minister has said Polish prosecutors have interviewed 1,700 witnesses of alleged Russian war crimes in Ukraine.
Poland has supported German calls for the establishment of an international tribunal to prosecute Russian war crimes in Ukraine.
Poland's Senate adopted a resolution on Wednesday declaring the Russian Federation a terrorist regime and calling on the international community to support the International Criminal Court in investigating people responsible for war crimes in Ukraine.
The Polish justice minister has appealed to the international community to join an investigation team set up by Ukraine, Lithuania and Poland to probe atrocities committed by Russia during the war in Ukraine in order to bring their perpetrators to justice.
The justice ministers of the EU countries have backed a Polish motion for the International Criminal Court in The Hague to launch urgent inquiries into war crimes committed by Russian invasion forces in Ukraine, a Polish deputy justice minister said on Saturday.
Polish prosecutors will hold an investigation into the possibility Russia has committed "the crime of offensive warfare" against Ukraine, Zbigniew Ziobro, the justice minister, has announced.
Belarus is preparing to take Poland to the International Criminal Court in the Hague, a senior Polish security official has claimed, citing Belarusian media sources.
A Pole has become the first judge from Eastern Europe to become president of the International Criminal Court in the Hague.