February 01, 2022
The Yearlong Failure to Protect Myanmar’s People and What to Do Now
By Savita Pawnday and Liam Scott
There is much more the world can do to help the people of Myanmar in their struggle against the military dictatorship.
May 13, 2021
Japan’s Ambivalent Diplomacy in Myanmar
By Daisuke Akimoto
Given its political and economic influence over the Myanmar military, the Japanese government can do more to help the international community pursue non-military R2P options.
March 23, 2021
Should R2P Be Invoked in the Case of Myanmar?
By Sebastian Strangio
Comments by one of its main proponents suggests both the potential and the limitations of the doctrine.
August 08, 2020
China’s Human Rights Abuses Invite US Leadership
By Pierfilippo M. Natta
The oppression in Xinjiang is a test as to whether nations actually adhere to the principle of Responsibility to Protect.
September 19, 2017
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
By George Wright
A single word; the most heinous of crimes.
February 01, 2014
“Responsibility to Protect” Can’t Save Syria
By James R. Holmes
R2P is just too sweeping to be practical, including in Syria. It’s time to search for more realistic options.