The Judicial Institute is one of the entities of the Supreme Judicial Council has hosted a panel discussion on the International Humanitarian Law and contemporary humanitarian challenges in Iraq. The ICRC in cooperation with the Judicial Council , has organized a penal discussion with involvement of (20) judges and number of lecturers of ICRC , The reporter of the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Council said
The themes included the international law competent in investigation of terrorist cases , using the confession in the investigation phrase and trial phrase , the role of the judiciary and the right of the detainee to get information.
The session included study of cases in field of guarantees of accused to receive a fair trial and it emphasized the role of Iraqi judiciary in commitment to all the guarantees to fulfill fair trial for the defendants, the reporter added.
The Director General of the Judicial Institute clarified that the organization of workshop by the judicial institute is the sequence of the cooperation between the Supreme Judicial Council and ICRC.