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Voice of America

Court Gives Rwandan Genocide Plotter Life in Prison

Tanzania-based International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda finds Theoneste Bagosora guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Speaking Truth To Power

In the 1990s, Sergei Pashin was one of the most passionate advocates for true judicial reform in Russia. As a Moscow judge, he routinely threw out confessions obtained by torture, meticulously reviewed cases for signs of prosecutorial falsification, and was an unyielding supporter of jury trials. Now he is speaking out against recent moves by the authorities to restrict jury trials and to redefine treason and espionage.

Radio & TV Martí


Abogados venezolanos acusaron ante la Corte Internacional de Justicia de la Haya, al presidente Hugo Chávez, de presuntos delitos de lesa humanidad por violación de los Derechos Humanos de los presos políticos..

Radio Free Asia

Farmers in Dark Over Bird Flu

Chinese officials report an outbreak of the deadly H5N1 avian influenza virus among poultry flocks in eastern Jiangsu province.

BBG Past Events

International News Coverage in a New Media World: The Decline of the Foreign Correspondent and the Rise of the Citizen Journalist

The event was held December 10, 2008

With remarks by
BBG Governor D. Jeffrey Hirschberg

Panelists at the event were:
Loren Jenkins
Sherry Ricchiardi
Patrick Meier
Bob Dietz

Video and audio of the event available here.

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