The International Criminal Court and the UN Security Council: A Complex Relationship Exacerbating the Darfur Conflict?

The relationship between the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is a particularly difficult one, with academics describing it as ‘contentious’ and ‘uncomfortable’. This brief article will explore the complex relationship between the ICC and the UNSC, focusing on the impact this relationship has had on the conflict in Darfur.