Dead Reckoning

A new three-hour PBS series follows war crimes investigators and prosecutors as they pursue some of the world’s most notorious war criminals. The tactics that emerged from those pursuits now inform the effort to expose, prosecute, and punish present day human rights violators whose depredations have left millions dead and displaced.

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Rwanda: The Convicted

02:07

Gacaca formally ended in 2012 with over 400,000 murder cases judged.


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Vukovar: The Search for the Missing

03:46

The International Commission on Missing Persons has accounted for 70% of the missing.

Interview: Thierry Cruvellier

02:27

Thierry Cruvellier has dedicated his career to examining international criminal justice.

Twenty-two seats in the dock

03:02

The International Military Tribunal

This work has nothing to do with the dead

03:44

The Guatemalan Forensic Anthropology Foundation

There's this one killer who came back

02:51

Genocide in Rwanda

Amassing Evidence and Testimony: Witness

03:39

Witness has promoted the documentation of human rights abuses around the world.