The government’s reluctance to incorporate IHL refinements detracts from what could be a crowning achievement.
Bangladesh tribunal: Criticism of procedural shortcomings are not welcome
The court’s lack of protection for witnesses and victims and overall lack of due process rights are among some of its numerous criticisms.
Though the tribunal has been welcomed in Bangladesh, serious concerns have about its trial standards remain.
Since its creation in 1993, the ICTY has indicted 162 people, ranging from political and military leaders to low-level fighters.
By Jess Bravin Shortly before the first American military commissions held since the 1940s ...
By John Prendergast and Colin Thomas-Jensen Reports of war crimes and crimes against humanity ...
Punishing individuals who commit crimes enforces international law.