I can't believe how close to the conference we are! I'm going to shy away from presenting hard law and treaty in this entry, and instead, present you with an interview that was conducted with Romeo Dallaire, the Force Commander for UNAMIR.
Here is the link: http://lib.stanford.edu/node/5634/
It's a short and interesting read. Pay attention to Dallaire's description of the buildup of the genocide and how he views the action/lack of action of major powers to stop the atrocities.
Some things I thought were interesting: