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International Criminal Court: U.S. Sanctions in Response to Investigation of War Crimes in Afghanistan [June 19, 2020]   [open pdf - 545KB]

From the Document; "President Trump issued an executive order on June 11, 2020, authorizing sanctions, in part, against any foreign person found to be acting in support of the International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor's investigation of U.S. personnel. The decision comes three months after the ICC Prosecutor's opening of an investigation into alleged war crimes related to the Afghanistan conflict, which has provoked condemnation and concern from the United States"

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CRS Insight, IN11428
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2020-06-19
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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