The names and places associated with the atrocities that stain the world’s recent history are only too well known: Guernica, Babi Yar, Sharpeville, Treblinka, Hiroshima, Halabja, Rwanda, Srebrenica and, more recently, Aleppo and Yemen, to name but a few. The memories of those who have suffered are as painful as the list is long.
After every new crime against humanity, we say “never again.” Yet new names continue to be added to the list. Many conflicts have occurred...
Margot Wallström |
29 November 2017