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Justice for Syria: An Argument in Favor of Utilizing the United States’ Universal Jurisdiction

By Tess Godhardt on Monday, July 3rd, 2017

The world is currently living through the greatest humanitarian crisis to have occurred since World War II—a crisis known as the Syrian conflict.[1] From 2011 to 2017, the international community has watched as President al-Assad’s regime and opposition forces fight for control of the country.[2] As of May 2017, the Syrian crisis has resulted in…

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