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Title: Security Council Resolution 955
Alternative Title(s): Security Council resolution 955 (1994) on establishment of an International Tribunal for Rwanda and adoption of the Statute of the Tribunal
Available From: http://www.unictr.org/Portals/0/English/Legal/Resolutions/English/955e.pdf
http://ods-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N95/140/97/PDF/N9514097.pdf?OpenElement
Conclusion Date: 1994-11-08
Description: This Resolution establishes "an international tribunal for the sole purpose of prosecuting persons responsible for genocide and other serious violations of international humanitarian law committed in the territory of Rwanda and Rwandan citizens responsible for genocide and other such violations committed in the territory of neighbouring States, between 1 January 1994 and 31 December 1994 . . . ." (Par. 1.) The Statute governing the structure and procedure of the tribunal is annexed to this resolution.
Legal Citation: SC res. 955, UN SCOR 49th sess., 3453rd mtg, U.N. Doc. S/Res/955 (1994); 33 ILM 1598 (1994)
EISIL Categories: Home > International Criminal Law > International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR)
Keywords: crimes against humanity
criminal tribunals
genocide
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR)
war crimes
Language(s): English
Document Creator: Security Council of the United Nations
Site Administrator: ICTR Internet Task Force
ictr-press@un.org


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