Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Former UN embassador reaches out to victims

from the Globe and Mail (canada):

...Over the past week, international human-rights lawyers enlisted by Mr. Lewis collected sworn affidavits from eight women, all of them supporters or organizers for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change who were raped and brutally beaten after elections this past spring.

Each of the women described how her attackers, who openly identified themselves with Mr. Mugabe's ZANU-PF party, made clear that she was to be the victim of a systematic policy of punishment because she dared to challenge Mr. Mugabe's rule....

Tranlation: They will "document" the problems, and then after a couple years take them to the World court for trial....
The slowness of the World Court in prosecuting Serbian dictators who ordered similar crimes is notorious,

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