Preventing Genocide in the Middle East: The Continuing Relevance of the Ottoman Experience and the Problem of Bias within the United Nations

Hannibal Travis

Date: May 2, 2013

Location: Zurich

Warning signs are present for a genocide of indigenous Christians in the Middle East, states Hannibal Travis. He furthermore argues that the policies of Turkey and its allies obstruct the advance of universal human rights norms in a region still grappling with the genocide of Turkey’s Christians during World War I.