A senior judge has resigned from one of the UN’s international courts in The Hague citing “shocking” political interference from the White House and Turkey. Christoph Flügge, a German judge, claimed the US had threatened judges after moves were made to examine the conduct of US soldiers in Afghanistan.
Name: Christoph Flügge
Company: United Nations International Court of Justice
Announcement Date: January 27, 2019, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: January 27, 2019, 11:00pm