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Volume 5, Number 2 (2020)
The United Nations in Syria and the Responsibility to Protect
Richard Blewitt

The world has again failed innocent citizens caught up in a civil war. The responsibility to protect and the lessons from Rwanda have not seemingly been learnt. Rwanda saw the world - and to a large extent, the UN - turn its back on 100 days of genocidal killings of near to 1 million people.