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Genocide prosecution in a national court – Guatemala’s Rios Montt trial

In The Hague last week, Naomi Roht-Arriaza, distinguished professor of law at the University of California, Hastings College of Law, shared her views on Guatemala’s landmark genocide trial of former president Efrain Rios Montt. While Rios Montt was found guilty, … Continue reading

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Rwanda should lead global fight against impunity

In 1994, one of history’s most tragic chapters played out a when almost one million were killed in three-months during the Rwandan genocide. Twenty years on, the Rome Statute system stands as the world’s best option for ensuring that such … Continue reading

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