Saturday, January 21, 2006

Senior Eyewitnesses to Genocide to Call for Action Not Words on 'Responsibility to Protect'

Lt Gen Romeo Dallaire, UN Force Commander in Rwanda during the 1994 genocide, and Dr Mukesh Kapila, who as UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Sudan 2003-2004 blew the whistle on the Darfur crisis, will speak out in London next week on the need for movement from words to actions on the 'responsibility to protect' civilians at risk of mass murder - a responsibility to which international leaders signed up at the World Summit in September last year. Go through the entire press release

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