Frank Barat is a human rights activist and coordinator of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine, which can be followed on Facebook at Facebook.com/russelltribunal. He has edited two books Gaza in Crisis (Haymarket/Penguin) with Noam Chomsky and Ilan Pappe and Corporate Complicity in Israel’s Occupation (Pluto Press) with Asa Winstanley.
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Tuesday, November 01, 2011
Not Judges, But Witnesses: The Third Russell Tribunal on Palestine Begins
“ We do not represent any state power, nor can we compel the policy-makers responsible for crimes against the people of Vietnam to stand accused before us. We have no force majeure. The procedures of a trial are impossible to implement.”