Despite a high level of mass violence in the post-war years, there have been few prosecutions at the international or national level. Impunity for such crimes is a betrayal of human solidarity with the victims.
M. Cherif Bassiouni, Searching for Peace and Achieving Justice: The Need for Accountability for International Crime and Serious Violations of Fundamental Human Rights, 59 Law & Contemp. Probs. 9 (1996)(published in 1998)