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ICC Minor Victory Against Use of Child Soldiers
Posted on 11 Jul 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Imagine that Union of Congolese Patriots (UCP) warlord Thomas Lubanga visited your family's home one day. Chances are that if you had a young daughter, she would be taken by force and used by Lubanga's rebel group as a sex slave. If you had... Read More

Should Sudan Join the U.N. Human Rights Council?
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

If former Liberian President Charles Taylor, now convicted and sentenced for war crimes, had retained power, would the U.N. Human Rights Council (UNHRC) offer his regime membership? Would the mass murder, torture, and use of child soldiers be ignored... Read More