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UND war crimes expert to speak at United Nations

September 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Gregory Gordon, a University of North Dakota professor and an expert on war crimes and genocide, will speak at the United Nations this week on the 20th anniversary of a peace agreement ending civil war in Cambodia. Continue Reading

NATO welcomes arrest of indicted war criminal Mladic

May 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

NATO hailed Serbia’s arrest of indicted war criminal Ratko Mladic today, saying he was implicated in some of the worst massacres in modern European history. Continue Reading

Analyzing Africa

December 22, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Jackson woman studies transformation of the continent
JACKSON How do you live alongside a million murderers?
Reconciliation and forgiveness have been key in Rwanda’s struggle to overcome the effects of the 1994 genocide, which killed nearly a million people and resulted in a million people being charged with genocide-related crimes. Continue Reading