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Refugee Crisis and Universal Jurisdiction Cases in Europe

What’s the basis for European courts to try atrocities committed in Syria and Iraq? What is universal jurisdiction? Does universal jurisdiction mean that every country can investigate any grave international crime committed in Syria and Iraq? What…
Syrian Man Carries Children After Barrel Bomb Attack

Re: Arbitrary Arrests for Alleged Consensual Homosexual Conduct

Hon. Samuel Tembenu Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Lilongwe Malawi Via email: 15 December 2015 Re: Arbitrary Arrests for Alleged Homosexual Conduct…
The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton Secretary of State United States Department of State 2201 C St, NW Washington, DC 20520 Dear Secretary Clinton, In light of your forthcoming trip to Africa, we would like to bring to your attention some of our…

Regional Court’s Future Hangs in the Balance

The Tribunal for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) was established in 1992 as a sub-regional court, to provide, among other things, a remedy to citizens of the 15 SADC countries when their own countries were unwilling or unable to act on…

HRW Letter to the Southern African Development Community

President Joachim Chissano Chair, Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation Mozambique President Bakili Muluzi Chair, Southern African Development Community Malawi President Thabo Mbeki South Africa President Festus Mogae Botswana  …