Economist war crime bangladesh
Bangladeshs warcrime tribunal is sullying its judicial and political systems published in The Economist on 23 March. There is often a fine line of demarcation between respected journalism and tabloid journalism and I am afraid that, in this case, The Economist is on the wrong side of the boundary.It was very late to begin the search for justice, for the accused as well as for victims. But war crimes are subject to no statute of limitation. The main perpetrators are not in the dock, since they are either dead or living in Pakistan. But some suspects are still leading prominent lives in Bangladesh. economist war crime bangladesh
Dec 10, 2012 The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) is an ongoing tribunal in Bangladesh that was set up to investigate and provide justice regarding the war crimes during the Bangladesh Liberation War of 1971. The tribunal has asked The Economist magazine to explain how it got emails and recordings of private Skype conversations between a presiding judge and a diaspora legal expert and put an
Print edition Leaders. Now consider the trials under way at the International Crimes Tribunal in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. There too, men are being tried for dreadful crimes committed many years ago, in this case in 1971, during Bangladeshs war of independence from Pakistan. The defendants have been accused of genocide, mass murder, Apr 09, 2013 Nonetheless, one can imagine that The Economist would not be quite so obliging if the Bangladesh government sidestepped extradition and international laws and abducted Chowdhury Mueen Uddin or Ashrafuzzaman Khan, both under investigation for alleged war crimes committed during the 1971 war by the Bangladesh tribunal, from England and USA respectively.economist war crime bangladesh The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) is a war crimes tribunal in Bangladesh set up in 2009 to investigate and prosecute suspects for the genocide committed in 1971 by the Pakistan Army and their local collaborators, Razakars, AlBadr and AlShams during the Bangladesh Liberation War.