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August 7, 2014
In a highly anticipated ruling, two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of crimes against humanity and sentenced to life imprisonment by the tribunal established in Cambodia to try those most responsible for the atrocities committed by the Khmer Rouge betweeen 1975 and 1979.
April 21. 2014
Two resolutions commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide and call on states to recommit themselves to the prevention of and fight against genocide.
April 6, 2014
Mike Abramowitz, director of the Center for the Prevention of Genocide, reports from his trip to Kigali, where a Museum delegation is participating in the 20th anniversary commemorations of the genocide in Rwanda.
JANUARY 23, 2014
New Republic correspondent Graeme Wood provides a vivid account of the plight of the Rohingya, which he covered during his recent trip to Burma undertaken with support from the Center for the Prevention of Genocide.
JANUARY 13, 2014
Learn about the background to the current violence in the Central African Republic. This review tracks the major events over the past ten years in the lead-up to the current crisis, and examines the response of the international community.
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Ieng Sary, one of the senior Khmer Rouge leaders on trial in Cambodia for the mass atrocities committed in that country between 1975 and 1979 died at age 87 in the midst of his trial. 3/15/2013
Over the past two years, a humanitarian crisis has been building in the border areas between Sudan and South Sudan in the context of a civil war between the government of Sudan and rebels from the Sudan People's Liberation Movement—North. 7/16/2013
The Museum hosted the launch of a new report by former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and the late former Presidential Special Envoy to Sudan, Richard S.Williamson on how to realize the promise of R2P. 8/8/2013