War criminal campaign derided as 'misleading'

Government accused of muddying the waters between immigration, criminal law.

Kristen Shane
Published: Wednesday, 08/03/2011 12:00 am EDT

Government ministers are conflating immigration and criminal law in their quest to find and deport 30 men allegedly involved or complicit in war crimes or crimes against humanity, say international criminal justice lawyers and other observers.

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