The right to the truth in international law: fact or fiction?
30-06-2006 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 862, by Yasmin Naqvi
This article unpacks the notion of the right to the truth and tests the normative strength of the concept against the practice of states and international bodies. It also considers some of the practical implications of turning “truth” into a legal right, particularly from the criminal law perspective.