"Breaking the climate of impunity is absolutely essential to helping to build a democratic Sudan that enhances everybody’s human rights". That’s the view of Dr. Simon Adams of the New York-based Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect who was reacting to a decision by the Sudanese cabinet that unanimously endorsed a bill to join the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. The decision will need the approval of the country’s transitional Sovereign Council but could have broad implications both for those seeking justice and those accused of atrocity crimes perpetrated in the Darfur region in the early 2000s. Sherwin Bryce-Pease joins us live from New York.
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