Carla Del Ponte


Carla Del Ponte born Lugano, Switzerland February 9, 1947. Swiss Attorney General, 1994-99. Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda, 1999-2008. European Community investigator of Kosovo organ thefts, 2008; Swiss diplomat, 2008-11. UNHCR mission on Syrian war, 2011.


[T]here can be no lasting peace in a society unless the criminal justice system is allowed to take its course.” (CNN, June 9, 2001; 2006 photo Wikipedia)