Forced Pregnancy, Marriage Are Now Recognized War Crimes in Latest Hague Conviction

Forced pregnancy and forced marriage are now internationally recognized as war crimes upon the recent conviction of former child soldier Dominic Ongwen at the International Criminal Court of The Hague in the Netherlands. The landmark war crimes case expands the world’s collective understanding of how sexual and gender-based violence is used as a tactic of war. Ongwen, who roseContinue reading “Forced Pregnancy, Marriage Are Now Recognized War Crimes in Latest Hague Conviction”

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