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systematic killing of a racial or cultural group

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Such construction ties in with the perception, on the one hand, of the Holocaust as the paradigmatic genocide, and, on the other hand, of genocidal perpetrators as illegitimate rulers: uncivilised or barbaric Others, who are quite unlike invader and settler Australians.
In fact, we would be better off getting rid of genocide as a crime altogether.
I remember that when I first came across Franklin's document on the Genocide Early Warning System, which was extensive and well-thought-out, I called him because I was very interested in the prevention of genocide.
The new edition addresses the most recent developments in genocide prevention, covering such topics as Kofi Annan's work in Kenya's electoral crisis in 2008, the work of the Genocide Prevention Task Force in the United States, the role of the Carter Center in strengthening its efforts at prevention as well as other areas.
The Concept of Genocide as a Separate International Crime
The unique harm of genocide, which he maintains is primarily psychological, is the destruction of the identity and the loss of membership status (and the rights that it confers) among members of the victim group.
Add to that Turkey's occupation of Northern Cyprus in violation of international law and its international campaign to falsify the history of its genocide of the Armenians in 1915, and the ironies multiply.
2) One aspect of this inquiry, and the subject of this short essay, is whether the drafters of the 1948 Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Genocide (Genocide Convention) conceived that such might be the case.
One of them is the establishment of the international trial for the Khojaly genocide in order to investigate the Khojaly crime and bring the perpetrators to justice, he said.
Borovac said that she highly appreciates the decision of the Special Adviser to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Adama Dieng, to visit the PotoAari Memorial Center and pay homage to the victims of genocide.
The ANC of Michigan worked alongside with the Armenian Genocide Education Committee, led by Edward Haroutunian.
Sadly, that tragedy, that genocide, was the first of the deplorable series of catastrophes of the past century, made possible by twisted racial, ideological or religious aims that darkened the minds of the tormentors even to the point of planning the annihilation of entire peoples," Francis (http://www.
These people who consider the relocation which happened everywhere in World War I a hundred years ago as genocide should be aware that Turkey is proud of its history and nation.
President Nicos Anastasiades on Sunday condemned the Armenian Genocide by the Ottomans, which he called "a disgrace in the history of mankind".
Colonial Genocide in Indigenous North America, edited by Andrew Woolford, Jeff Benvenuto, and Alexander Laban Hinton.