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Presidential Study Directive on Mass Atrocities

Presidential Study Directive on Mass Atrocities

On August 4, President Obama announced two important steps to prevent mass atrocities: the creation of a standing inter-agency Atrocities Prevention Board and a proclamation barring serious human rights violators from entering the United States.

PRESIDENTIAL STUDY DIRECTIVE/PSD-10