1 Prosecutor v. Al-Bashir, Case No. ICC-02/05-01/09, Pre-Trial Chamber II, Decision Under Article 87(7) of the Rome Statute on the Non-compliance by South Africa with the Request by the Court for the Arrest and Surrender of Omar Al-Bashir, ¶ 21 (July 6, 2017) [hereinafter Decision].
2 S.C. Res. 1593 (Mar. 31, 2005).
3 Prosecutor v. Al-Bashir, Case No. ICC-02/05-01/09-1, Pre-Trial Chamber I, Warrant of Arrest for Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir (Mar. 4, 2009); Prosecutor v. Al-Bashir, Case No. ICC-02/05-01/09-95, Pre-Trial Chamber I, Second Warrant of Arrest for Omar Hassam Ahmad Al Bashir (July 12, 2010).
4 Prosecutor v. Al-Bashir, Case No. ICC-02/05-01/09-239-Conf, Pre-Trial Chamber II, Prosecution's Urgent Response to the Registry's Submission Titled “Urgent Request from the Authorities of South Africa” (June 12, 2015).
5 Decision, supra note 1, ¶ 10.
8 Southern Africa Litigation Centre v. Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development and Others (27740/2015)  ZAGPPHC 402 (June 24, 2015). See also Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development v. The Southern African Litigation Centre (867/15)  ZASCA 17 (Mar. 15, 2016).
9 Democratic Alliance v. Minister of International Relations and Cooperation and Others (Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution Intervening) (83145/2016)  ZAGPPHC 53 (Feb. 22, 2017).
10 William A. Schabas, The Banality of International Justice, 11 J. Int'l Crim. Justice 545, 549 (2013).
See Max du Plessis & Guenael Mettraux, South Africa's Failed Withdrawal from the Rome Statute, 15 J. Int'l Crim. Justice 361 (2017). For a fuller and more recent discussion, see Max du Plessis, The Omar Al-Bashir Case: Exploring Efforts to Resolve the Tension Between the African Union and the International Criminal Court, in The Pursuit of a Brave New World in International Law: Essays in Honour of John Dugard (Tiyanjana Maluwa, Max du Plessis & Dire Tladi eds., 2017).