Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Ugandan trial held in Somalia

The results are in in the Ugandan court-martial of peacekeepers on duty in Somalia. Nine soldiers, including two majors, have been convicted. The accused were selling mission fuel. Details here.

In-country trials have been encouraged in general as a means of showing host state populations the seriousness of troop contributing countries with regard to peacekeeper misconduct.

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