Keeping the Peace?

Number 16345
Subject Human Rights
Source NBC News Dateline
State NY
Year 1999
Publication Date Jan. 10, 1999
Summary Dateline NBC reports "An investigation of atrocities committed around the world by United Nations peacekeepers against civilians they are supposed to protect. We obtained actual 'trophy photos' of torture sessions which were taken by UN soldiers themselves as souvenirs.... we also documented the systemic failures that led to these atrocities -- lax screening, training and punishment of peacekeepers by the UN."
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Keywords VIDEOCLIP TAPE TRANSCRIPT; international reporting; third world; military abuses
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