Day: March 6, 2020

Never again – Holocaust Remembrance And Its’ Moral Impetus

January of 2020, the annual Holocaust Remembrance – Yom HaShoah in Hebrew – marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. The United Nations General Assembly elected to designate 27th of January as Holocaust Remembrance Day, enshrined in a two-fold purpose: honouring over 6 million Jewish victims, and ensuring

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Taliban And U.S. Make An Agreement After Decades Of War

After over a year in the making, there is now an agreement to begin the end of the United States’ longest war in history, but there is still a very long way to go. Recently, the U.S. signed a deal with the Afghanistan Taliban in Doha, Qatar that will be

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ICC Opens Investigation Into War Crimes In Afghanistan

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has overturned a decision made last year which blocked preliminary investigations into potential war crimes committed in Afghanistan. The ICC chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, will therefore now be authorised to conduct research on alleged crimes against humanity in the region, both

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