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Summary In January 2017, President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China gave a keynote speech at the Palais des Nations of the United Nations in Geneva. Although world leaders regularly give addresses there, few other occasions…
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Summary “A new dawn has come. Rules of the game have changed. Those who do not embrace it will be swept away.” – Ambassador Zamir Akram of Pakistan on the …
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Curing the Selectivity Syndrome The 2011 Review of the Human Rights Council Introduction The 2011 Review Improving by Doing Double Standards and Selectivity Building on Successful Experiences…
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I. Summary On May 6, 2009, for the first time in the post-World War II era, a European state ordered its coast guard and naval vessels to interdict and forcibly return boat migrants on the high seas…
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"There is No Protection" Insecurity and Human Rights in Southern Sudan I. Acronyms II. Summary III. Recommendations To the Government of National Unity To the Government of Southern Sudan To the…
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Killings in Kiwanja The UN's Inability to Protect Civilians I. Summary II. Context Peace process fails CNDP take control of Kiwanja and Rutshuru Mai Mai counter-attacks on Kiwanja III. Abuses committed by the CNDP Summary …
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Introduction After nearly nine years of UN administration, Kosovo appears set to become an independent state.  The question is no longer if Kosovo will become a country, but what kind of country it will become. Today, Kosovo is a place…
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Renewed Crisis in North Kivu Map Abbreviations I. Summary II. Recommendations To the Congolese Government To MONUC To the Government of Rwanda To the Forces of Laurent Nkunda To the…
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Uprooted and Forgotten Impunity and Human Rights Abuses in Northern Uganda Glossary of Acronyms Summary Abbreviated Recommendations To the Government of Uganda To the Uganda Peoples' Defence Forces To the Lord's Resistance Army…