Amal Clooney challenges UN Security Council to 'stand on the right side of history'

"If this august body cannot prevent sexual violence in war, then it must at least punish it," Clooney said.
1:57 | 04/23/19

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Transcript for Amal Clooney challenges UN Security Council to 'stand on the right side of history'
Accident feeds. Ladies and gentlemen. Lessons for Amanda that the crimes committed by ice it's against women and now unlike anything we have witnessed in modern times. I'm fifth controlled territory the size of the United Kingdom and ruled an eight million people. More than 40000. Foreign spices from 110 countries. Estimated to have joined I think is ranked an era and area. But the question of bringing them to justice has bad he raised the list. And yet if we gang act now it will be teammate. Thousands of pat retreated including an of them is high ranking held by Ken Anderson back at the apple isn't area. That is full of this aid that they equate that not the logistical the pool to hold them long time. And president Tom has warned that year it does not find a way to foreign fight is on trial the US will be crate. Forced to release them that label Kardashian has stated that its mission is to Kuwait and stability engineering defeat if ice. But this is not possible without justice. As members of the candidates and have themselves acknowledged amenity defeat is not on it and and injuring one. Because until we kill the idea behind I think it will empty retreat under and you umbrella accident fees Mr. President. None of these deletions comes without complication. All cost. And none would replace the need to have credible trial the national court alongside Iranians national ones. For the resignation you are considering today makes the prevalence of sexual violence and rules allay the wild. And states that you operate deep deacons spent ever the slave progress and eliminating sexual violence in conflict. I agree that we are facing an epidemic of sexual violence. And I believe that justice is that on today it.

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