Australia’s War Crimes in Afghanistan: A High-Stakes First Arrest

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In Australia, a first arrest – of a former SAS trooper, Oliver Schultz – in the investigation of alleged war crimes committed by Special Forces in Afghanistan launched two years ago marks a significant development and poses novel questions to courts and observers.

Period28 Mar 2023

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  • TitleAustralia’s War Crimes in Afghanistan: A High-Stakes First Arrest
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletJusticeInfo.Net
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryAustralia
    Date28/03/23
    DescriptionIn Australia, a first arrest – of a former SAS trooper, Oliver Schultz – in the investigation of alleged war crimes committed by Special Forces in Afghanistan launched two years ago marks a significant development and poses novel questions to courts and observers.
    Producer/AuthorMaxim Shanahan
    URLhttps://www.justiceinfo.net/en/114493-australia-war-crimes-afghanistan-high-stakes-first-arrest.html
    PersonsMelanie O'Brien

Keywords

  • war crimes
  • Australia
  • Afghanistan
  • Special Forces