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October 11, 2011

Oct. 11: I Came to Testify

In the 1990s war in Bosnia, thousands of Muslim women were systematically raped as a tactic of ethnic cleansing. I Came to Testify is the story of 16 women who took the witness stand in an international court of law and changed the rules of war forever.

August 2, 2011

Do Women See Things That Men Don’t? An Interview with Wendy Lobwein

Imagine you’re a young woman from a small village in Bosnia. You’ve witnessed horrors most people could never even imagine, and you’ve been asked to fly half way across the continent to testify before an international court. You may need some convincing, and certainly coaching.

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July 25, 2011

On Trial for War Crimes, Running for President

Congo’s opposition party names its candidate for November’s election, but it’s unclear how he’ll run from a jail cell in The Hague.

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August 27, 2010

Bosnia Field Report: Seeking Justice at The Hague

Associate Producer Jessie Beauchaine writes from The Hague as our team visits the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.

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