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Former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh at a festival in his home village of Kanilai, Gambia, May 13, 2014 (Photo by Jason Florio).

Gambia Survived Jammeh. Will Transitional Justice Tear It Apart?

Friday, Nov. 30, 2018

In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief, Judah Grunstein, and managing editor, Frederick Deknatel, discuss global climate change diplomacy against the backdrop of the G-20 summit. For the Report, Louise Hunt talks with WPR’s senior editor, Robbie Corey-Boulet, about Gambia’s first tentative steps toward transitional justice for the crimes committed under former dictator Yahya Jammeh, and the potential pitfalls facing that process.

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