Posts Tagged ‘Yugoslavia’

WATERLOO — The world was not listening to Romeo Dallaire when he warned of the impending Rwandan genocide, and hundreds of thousands were slaughtered, including 300,000 children.

And from that horrific experience, he wonders what, if anything we have learned. (more…)

By: Julie Flint and Alex de Waal

Eleven years ago, celebrating the creation of the world’s first permanent International Criminal Court, UN Secretary General Kofi Annan spoke of “a gift of hope to future generations, and a giant step forward in the march towards universal human rights and the rule of law.” (more…)