High School General Assembly Plenary


Tianzhi Gao

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Delegate: GAO Tianzhi

Country: Vanuatu

Committee: High School General Assembly Plenary

Topic: The responsibility to protect and the Prevention of Genocide, War Crimes, Ethnic Cleansing, and Crimes Against Humanity


Genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing, are all involved with the massive killing and torturing of an ethnic or religious group, often in conflicts between political groups, ethnic groups and ideologies. Hundreds of such crimes have occurred in the past half century, and millions of people have been killed for various complex religious conflicts, political persecution and racial hatred. These crimes plague Africa, Asia and Europe. Ethnic conflicts in post-colonial areas of Africa and Christianity in Eurasian-...