Harun Case

The Prosecutor v. Ahmad Muhammad Harun ("Ahmad Harun")

At large

Ahmad Muhammad Harun

Minister of State for the Interior of the Government of Sudan, at time of warrant. Arrest warrant: 27 April 2007

Charges: 20 counts of crimes against humanity: murder, persecution, forcible transfer of population, rape, inhumane acts, imprisonment or severe deprivation of, and torture; and 22 counts of war crimes: murder, attacks against the civilian population, destruction of property, rape, pillaging, and outrage upon personal dignity, allegedly committed at least between 2003 and 2004 in Darfur, Sudan.

  • The warrant of arrest for alleged war crimes and crimes against humanity allegedly committed in Darfur (Sudan) was issued in this case on 27 April 2007. Ahmad Harun is still at large.

    Next steps: Until Ahmad Harun is arrested and transferred to the seat of the Court in The Hague, his case will remain in the Pre-Trial stage. The ICC does not try individuals unless they are present in the courtroom.

Pre-Trial Chamber II

Judge Rosario Salvatore Aitala (President Judge)
Judge Sergio Gerardo Ugalde Godínez
Judge Haykel Ben Mahfoudh

Office of the Prosecutor

Karim A. A. Khan, Prosecutor 



Legal Representatives of the Victims