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FIELD HEARING–Holding Russia Accountable for its War Crimes against Ukraine: Lessons from Nuremberg

Nuremberg Courtroom 600 Tuesday, February 20th, 2024

Members

Representative Joe Wilson

Chairman

Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe

Senator Thom Tillis

Commissioner

Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe

Representative Victoria Spartz

Commissioner

Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe

Congressman Lloyd Doggett

Commissioner

Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe

Congressman Andy Harris

Commissioner

Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe

Welcoming Remarks by:

Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine (video)

Marcus König, Lord Mayor of the City of Nuremberg

Professor Christoph Safferling, Director of the Nuremberg Academy

Ms. Angelika Schlunck, State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Justice of Germany

Tobias Winkler, German Member of Parliament

Dr. Georg Eisenreich, Minister of Justice of Bavaria (prerecorded video)

 

Panelists:

Andriy Kostin, Prosecutor General of Ukraine

Professor Veronika Bílková, OSCE Moscow Mechanism Rapporteur, Head of the Department of International Law, Faculty of Law of the Charles University

Roksolana Burianenko, Ukraine Archives, Mnemonic

Roman Avramenko, Executive Director, Truth Hounds

Professor Christoph Safferling, Director of the Nuremberg Academy

Dr. Gabija Grigaitė-Daugirdė, Deputy Minister of Justice, Lithuania

Beth van Schaack, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Criminal Justice

Session One: Russian crimes against Ukraine’s children, women, and civilians, as well as the use of new technologies in the collection of evidence

Session Two: Holding the Russian state and affiliated individuals accountable through courts and international mechanisms

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