Tuesday, August 04, 2009

International Justice Day Celebration Spotlight: Albuquerque

"Real Life in Afghanistan and Pakistan"

On Jul 18th, the Albuquerque Alliance for the ICC and Chapter of the United Nations Association-USA held a community panel discussion led by New Mexicans who have lived and worked in Afghanistan, Pakistan, or other regions of Central Asia. The discussion focused on current conflicts, policies and potential solutions for justice, including the International Criminal Court.


Mr. Craig Barnes, Santa Fe, NM, International negotiator in Central Asia

Mr. Ed Rau USAF retired. military attache in Afghanistan and consultant for US policy in Afghan-Soviet war

Professor Tahseen A Cheema, MD, Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery, UNM and visiting professor National Orthopaedic Hospital, Bahawapur. Pakistan.

Lt. Colonel Frank Oliveira, NM Army National Guard. Member Counterinsurgency Training Team, Afghanistan 2007-2008

Congratulations to Bill Pratt and all who put on this fantastic event.

To get involved with AMICC in Albuquerque, NM, email Bill at prattsalwm@comcast.net

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