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Two Sides to Every Story: Congo and the Rwandan Genocide

Some scholars seek to go beyond the popular narratives of Rwanda’s darkest hour of genocide.

http://www.crimesofwar.org/commentary/two-sides-to-every-story-congo-and-the-rwandan-genocide/
Shields

Parties to conflict may not use civilians to shield military objectives or military operations from attack.

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/shields/
Sexual Violence: Systematic Rape

It is not necessary to prove that rape itself was widespread or systematic, but instead that the attack was.

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/sexual-violence-systematic-rape/
Rwanda

By Mark Huband  The term genocide is used widely and sometimes loosely, but what took ...

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/rwanda/
Rwanda: Refugees and Genocidaires

By Lindsey Hilsum  She was a broad-hipped, middle-aged woman in a Virgin Mary blue dress, ...

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/rwanda-refugees-and-genocidaires/
Refoulement

By David Rieff  “We cannot return to Rwanda,” the young man in the sweat-stained Denver Broncos ...

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/refoulement/
Congo, Democratic Republic of

By Gérard Prunier  The massive conflict lasting from 1996 to 2003 that drew in seven ...

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/congo-democratic-republic-of/
Incitement to Genocide

Direct and public incitement to commit genocide is punishable.

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/incitement-to-genocide-2/
Genocide

Genocide is a crime the ICC has jurisdiction over, but its prosecutor has yet to publicly indict any defendants.

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/genocide/
Courts and Tribunals

Punishing individuals who commit crimes enforces international law.

http://www.crimesofwar.org/a-z-guide/courts-and-tribunals/