January 21, 2014

In Syria, War Crimes, but No Prospect of Trials

Karl Vick, Time

The Associated Press

The trove of horrific photos that surfaced Monday purporting to document systematic torture, starvation and execution of prisoners by Syrian authorities is exactly the kind of evidence prosecutors look for when seeking to bring charges of crimes against humanity in international courts. Yet legal experts say any such trial is highly unlikely.

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