TITLE

War crimes trial planned in Rwanda

PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;3/13/96, Vol. 113 Issue 9, p290
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that war crimes trials against Rwandans accused of participating in the 1994 mass murder of up to one million people may begin in April 1996. Issuance of indictments against two Rwandans held in Zambia for their alleged roles in the genocide of Tutsis and moderate Hutus.
ACCESSION #
9603172497

 

Related Articles

  • Nuremberg: First modern war crimes trials.  // Current Events;3/15/91, Vol. 90 Issue 22, p2 

    Discusses the Nuremberg war-crimes trials which took place following World War II. Some Americans are calling for Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to be tried for war crimes, just as the Nazis were at Nuremberg.

  • UN Security Council adopts resolution 827 on war crimes tribunal. Albright, Madeleine K. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;6/7/93, Vol. 4 Issue 23, p417 

    Presents excerpts from a statement by the US Permanent Representative to the United Nations, New York City, May 1993, concerning the adoption of UN Resolution 827. Systematic and orchestrated crimes of government officials, military commanders and disciplined artillery men and foot soldiers...

  • Putting war crimes on the UN agenda. Samuels, Gertrude // New Leader;3/8/93, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p7 

    Reports that February 22, 1993 the United Nations' 15-member Security Council made a historic decision: it voted unanimously to establish an international war crimes tribunal. Purpose of the tribunal; Council Resolution 808; Comment from Madeleine K. Albright, newly appointed US ambassador to...

  • Ending rape as a weapon of war. Vo, Minh T. // Christian Science Monitor;4/25/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 107, p6 

    Discusses the trial in The Hague against three Serbian men accused of sexually enslaving women during the Bosnian war in Yugoslavia.

  • The barbarities of Hussein. Gergen, D. // U.S. News & World Report;10/1/90, Vol. 109 Issue 13, p96 

    Editorial. Argues that the United States must press forward to build a dossier of war crimes for possible trials after the Gulf conflict is resolved. Shocking brutality such as Iraqi soldiers unplugging 22 incubators supporting premature babies(all 22 died), cutting off oxygen and IV drip...

  • Why Bosnia needs a Nuremberg. Ajami, Fouad // U.S. News & World Report;2/19/96, Vol. 120 Issue 7, p67 

    Opinion. Argues that the horrific acts of the Serbs in Bosnia must not be edited out of their history. Importance of prosecuting those responsible for war crimes; Promise of punishment in the peace agreement brokered in Dayton, Ohio; Need for a trial similar to the Nuremberg trials to punish...

  • Bangladesh War-Crimes Trials Reopen old Wounds.  // Moderate Voice;02/14/2013, p3 

    The article focuses on war-crimes trials related to the nine-month conflict in Bangladesh.

  • The world. Hanson, Cynthia; Zipp, Yvonne // Christian Science Monitor;8/12/96, Vol. 88 Issue 180, p2 

    Reports that Rwanda's parliament has passed a law legalizing the trial of 80,000 detainees accused of genocide.

  • Truth in El Salvador. Murray, Kieran // New Statesman & Society;4/2/93, Vol. 6 Issue 246, p10 

    Reveals findings of the United Nation's Truth Commission on war crimes in El Salvador. General Rene Emilio Ponce; Faramundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN); Alfredo Cristiani; Foreign relations with the United States; War crime trials; Amnesty program; United States foreign policy.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics