Monday 14 May 20.00

A court case for Syria


After seven years of conflict, justice for victims in Syria remains a sad urgency. We invite you to join the discussion about finding justice and accountability in the persisting Syrian conflict.

Where are our international norms regarding the mass atrocities? Will the perpetrators of war crimes and crimes against humanity ever come to trial? What can be done now and what else is needed to determine the future of Syrian war victims?

We will talk with Mohammad Kanfash (founder of humanitarian organisation Damaan), Husam al-Katlaby (director Violations Documentation Center in Syria), Uğur Ümit Üngör (historian and sociologist), Marieke Wierda (lawyer and Rule of Law coordinator at the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs) and Carolyn Edgerton (former prosecutor at the Yugoslavia Tribunal).

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Humanity House

Prinsegracht 8

2512 GA Den Haag