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UN tribunal and justice research institute start project to safeguard court's legacy
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Wednesday, 23 April 2008
UN tribunal and justice research institute start project to safeguard court's legacy
The United Nations tribunal set up to deal with the worst war crimes committed during the Balkan conflicts of the 1990s and the UN Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) have begun a joint project to transfer the knowledge gained from the tribunal's work to future courts and institutions dealing with the issues.Read Full Article ...
 
UN tribunal partially overturns convictions of two Bosnian Muslim commanders
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Tuesday, 22 April 2008
UN tribunal partially overturns convictions of two Bosnian Muslim commanders
The United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) today partially overturned the convictions and reduced the jail sentences g...
 
?Long-overdue' justice necessary in Cambodia, says Secretary-General Ban
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Monday, 21 April 2008
?Long-overdue' justice necessary in Cambodia, says Secretary-General Ban
Noting that today is the tenth anniversary of the death of the notorious Cambodian dictator Pol Pot, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on the United Nat...
 
Aid needed to fight drug smuggling in sub-Saharan Africa - UN anti-crime chief
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Sunday, 20 April 2008
Aid needed to fight drug smuggling in sub-Saharan Africa - UN anti-crime chief
Smuggling routes in the sub-Saharan Sahel region of Africa that were traditionally used for cigarettes, arms and illegal migrants are now becoming highways for...
 
Haiti: UN mission says situation still tense after violent protests in port town
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Sunday, 20 April 2008
Haiti: UN mission says situation still tense after violent protests in port town
The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Haiti said today that the situation remains tense in the south-western town of Les Cayes after yesterday's demonstra...
 
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