Modern Test 3 Part 5

17 terms by smithe04 

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ad hok

Latin phrase; set up for a particular question

quid pro quo

Latin phrase; something for something (you scratch my back, I'll scratch yours)

Nuremberg Trials Nov 45- Oct 46

DATES; they are 'ad hok'; some say it is victor's justice; 22 peep on trial; 11 sentenced to hang; 8 long time in jail; 3 acquitted; understaffed; no lawyers

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court 1998

DATE; permanent tribunal; 120 countries vote 'yes'; 7 say 'no'; began working in 2002: 1321 have signed & rationalized, 32 have signed bt not rationalized, 41 have not signed; SLOW- 28 peep endighted, 23 put on trial

Dresden

city in Ger; bombed heavily by Br & Us late in the war; called an unnecessary atrocity

ex post facto

means 'after the fact'; can't be punished for something if it was not a law before; disregarded during Nuremberg Trials

Bormann

dude absent during Nuremberg Trials; political secretary to Hitler; thought to have escaped- but killed by building

Goering

Nazi that committed suicide during the Trials

Jackson

main prosecutor of Nuremberg Trials

conspiring to disrupt peace, carrying out the plans, war crimes, crimes against humanity

4 accounts the Nazis were charged of

Eichmann

boring bureaucratic; administrative genius; architect of 'final soln' to Jewish question; escaped to Buenos Aires; captured by Mossad; tried & executed

Mossad

Israeli CIA; capture Eichmann and bring him back

Mengele

Dr at Auschwitz; "Angel of Death"; experiments; died of natural causes

Gehlen

head of the Nazi intelligence on USSR front; US smuggle him into USA- we want to use him to help against USSR; becomes head of CIA- like group in West ger

von Braun

ROCKETS! worked w/ Nazis to develop first military rockets; called 'V-2' for 'vengence 2'; captured after war- we rehabilitate him; father of 'Saturn 5'

USA, Iraq, Israel, Ch, Libya, Yemen, Quatar

7 countries who said 'no' to the Rome Statute of International Criminal Court

Lubanga

2006- first man arrested and put on trial on ICC; a warlord in the Congo; Acquitted this yr on March 14, 2012- prisoned for life

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