An interview with Larry D. Johnson, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the President, ICTY (2003-2005), for the Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project

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dc.description.abstract A transcript of an interview with Larry D. Johnson by Leigh Swigart and David P. Briand. The interview took place on February 18, 2015 in New York, NY, USA, and the transcript, which is represented here, has been reviewed and edited from the original audio version. During the interview, Johnson reminisces on work on UN team to draft the statute for ICTY; UN's handling of challenges and other issues as the ad hoc tribunals began to do their work; experience in UNPROFOR (UN Protection Force) in Zagreb; negotiations with Radovan Karadžić over planes flying into the territory, and experience as chef de cabinet under Theodor Meron. Johnson also discusses differences in statutes for ICTY and ICTR and impact on jurisprudence of the tribunals; debate over the authority of the Security Council to establish the tribunal; reconciliation measures of ad hoc tribunals; why the ad hoc tribunals have gone on so long; political issues in the UN in dealing with international criminal tribunals; legacy of Nuremberg, and legacy of ad hoc tribunals. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life en_US
dc.format.extent 59 p. + index en_US
dc.format.medium Text en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.relation.ispartof en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries The Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project en_US
dc.rights Copyright restrictions may apply. For permission to copy or use this image, contact the Robert D. Farber University Archives and Special Collections Department, Brandeis University Libraries en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Croatia -- History 1990- en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Karadz?ic?, Radovan V., 1945- en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Criminal justice, Administration of. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International criminal courts. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Meron, Theodor, 1930- en_US
dc.title An interview with Larry D. Johnson, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the President, ICTY (2003-2005), for the Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project en
dc.contributor.interviewee Johnson, Larry D. en_US
dc.contributor.interviewer Swigart, Leigh en_US
dc.contributor.interviewer Briand, David P. en_US

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