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Big question: Should Russia be referred to the ICC for war crimes in Syria?

A panel of contributors share their views

By Prospect Team  

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On Tuesday, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that Russia should be investigated for war crimes for its bombardment of Aleppo, Syria’s second city. Russia is “guilty of making the war far more protracted and far more hideous, and yes, when it comes up, the bombing of civilian targets, we should be looking … to see if the targeting is done in the knowledge they are wholly innocent civilian targets.”

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