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ERITREA CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY COMMISSION FACES CHALLENGES, SAYS CHAIRMAN
In June, an inquiry commission of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) published a 500-page report detailing how Eritrea, under Isaias Afwerki's iron-fisted regime for the past 22 years, has created a repressive system in which people are routinely arrested at whim, detained, tortured, killed or go missing. On July 2, the UNHRC extended the commission’s mandate to investigate whether such abuses could constitute crimes against humanity. The commission did not get permission from…
by Julia Crawford, JusticeInfo.Net
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