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Abdul Razaq Arif

22.03.2021 - (Last modified: 08.04.2021)
Facts Abdul Razaq Arif is a dual Afghan and Dutch citizen. He is alleged to have been the commander and the head of the Department of Political Affairs of the Pul-e-Charki prison in Kabul in the 1980s. The prison was reportedly notorious for its inhumane regimen during the Soviet-Afghan war, with detainees being illegally imprisoned, tortured and subjected to inhuman...

Prosecuting international crimes: a matter of willingness

05.05.2020 - (Last modified: 07.05.2020)
How do different countries prosecute genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and enforced disappearance?...
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Eshetu Alemu

08.02.2017 - (Last modified: 08.04.2021)
Facts In 1974, the Communist military regime, known as the Derg, overthrown the Emperor Haile Selassie I and seized power in Ethiopia. In an attempt to consolidate power and eliminate its political opponents, the Derg subsequently launched what is now known as Qey Shibir or “Red Terror”. The first wave of the Red Terror was officially declared on April 17, 1977 and r...

Guus Van Kouwenhoven

02.05.2016 - (Last modified: 07.04.2021)
Facts Guus Van Kouwenhoven is a Dutch businessman, born in 1942. In his capacity as Director of Operations of the Orien...
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