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A reader writes: If you actually read the documents underlying the strategic framework for the Atrocities Prevention Board, military options represent a marginal component of the administration's genocide and mass atrocities prevention strategy. As Ulfelder notes, the purpose of the...
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Obama administration moves to step up prevention of atrocities

Politics / US Politics : Planet Washington (2 years ago)

President Obama today said he's approved the recommendations of a panel designed to study how to strengthen the U.S. government’s ability to foresee, prevent, and respond to genocide and mass atrocities. "That's why we're here," Oba... Read Post

Why Does Stopping Genocide Require Bloated Defense Budgets?

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (3 years ago)

by Zack Beauchamp Robert E. Kelley argues that there's an essential conflict between ending American military overreach and preventing mass atrocities: It is awfully tempting to think that just a little bit more exertion, a little m... Read Post

Genocide Prevention Rather Than Response Gains Favor In Policy Circles

News : Huffington Post (5 years ago)

Last week, the United Nations Security Council traveled to Ethiopia, Rwanda, Congo and Liberia to discuss Africa's hotspots -- areas that are threatened by genocide and mass atrocities. In a report on preventing genocide, former Sec... Read Post

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