The war crimes in Syria have to be punished

Op-ed by postdoctoral fellow Joanna Nicholson and Professor Jo Martin Stigen published in Aftenposten.

In this opinion piece, the authors argue that war crimes committed in Syria have to be punished. Reflecting on challenges with jurisdiction and consent, different possibilities for holding those most responsible accountable are presented; the ICC, a special hybrid court, and national courts. Read the full article in Aftenposten.

Tags: International Criminal Law
Published Oct. 5, 2016 9:35 AM