|On October 17, 2012 the UN Security Council debated the promotion of rule of raw and the role of ICC. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas|
At the first-ever open debate in the Security Council specifically about the ICC, US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice recognized "that the ICC can be an important tool for accountability" and that "we've responded positively to informal requests for assistance" from the ICC. Read more.
The debate also featured statements by: