Tuesday, May 22, 2007
Massacres, Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing Worldwide
The term Genocidal Massacre, was introduced by Professor Leo Kuper (1908-1994) to denote breaches of the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, which are massacres committed on a relatively smaller scale when compared to such major genocides such as the Armenian Genocide, the Holocaust and the Rwandan Genocide. Some contest that such massacres have been committed commonly by imperialist states; a target of such accusations is the United States.
Massacres, Genocide, ethnic cleansing worldwide: