Red Ink

Hammer, Joshua
September 2000
New Republic;09/18/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 12, p20
Focuses on the murder of former United Nations translator Petar Topoljski in Pristina, Serbia. Debate on the rise of vigilante media; Enforcement of the law regulating the press; Failure of the United Nations to prosecute war criminals.


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