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By Tim Allen

The 1st significant case prior to the foreign legal court docket is the appalling scenario in northern Uganda the place Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance military kidnapped hundreds of thousands, lots of them young children, and systematically tortured, raped, maimed and killed them.

This publication argues that a lot of the antipathy to the ICC is predicated upon lack of information and false impression. Drawing on box learn in Uganda, it indicates that sufferers are even more attracted to punitive foreign justice than has been instructed, and that the ICC has made solution of the struggle much more likely.

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