28 Penn St. Int'l L. Rev. 83 (2009-2010)
Rhetoric without Results: United Nations Security Council Resolutions concerning Rape during Armed Conflict

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Rhetoric Without Results: United Nations
Security Council Resolutions Concerning
Rape During Armed Conflict
Rachel Schreck*
Table of Contents
I.    INTRODUCTION: ONE OF HISTORY'S GREAT SILENCES .......... 84
II.   SEXUAL VIOLENCE DURING CONFLICT: A WAR WITHIN A
W AR    ....................................................................................   87
A. A Brief Historical Background of Rape During War ...... 87
B.  Rape as a  War  Tactic .......................................................  89
C.  Effects  of  Rape ................................................................   90
III.  HOLDING SOME PERPETRATORS ACCOUNTABLE IN
INTERNATIONAL COURTS AND TRIBUNALS ............................. 93
A. Prosecuting Rape and Sexual Violence Crimes ................ 95
B.  Rape:  An Act of  Torture ................................................... 97
* J.D. Candidate, The Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State
University, May 2010. Special thanks to Professor Gregory S. McNeal for all his
assistance and support. This comment is dedicated to the many victims of sexual
violence during armed conflict and to those who are advocating for an end to this
violence.

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