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Human rights, refugees, and war crimes: The prospects for peace in Bosnia

hearing before the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, ... Congress, first session, November 15, 1995

by United States

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ISBN 100160522153
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1 TAZREENA SAJJAD Email: [email protected] EDUCATION American University, PhD, International Relations, Washington D.C. American University, Masters in International Affairs, Washington D.C. Department: International Peace and Conflict Resolution with a focus on gender, human rights, transitional justice and post-conflict reconstruction.


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