Unlike the Special Court, which at its busiest employed more than 400 staff in Freetown and The Hague, the RSCSL is a small body with about a dozen staff.
The Act provides for a Chambers consisting of a President and, when necessary, a Trial Chamber and Appeals Chamber, along with the Prosecutor and the Registrar.
This study was instrumental to the understanding of the outbreak and lead to heightened efforts to contain the outbreak.
During the American Revolution thousands of slaves gained freedom by fighting for the British.
The Special Court for Sierra Leone was set up in 2002 as the result of a request to the United Nations in 2000 by the Government of Sierra Leone for "a special court" to address serious crimes against civilians and UN peacekeepers committed during the country's decade-long (1991-2002) civil war.
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The recent (2014) outbreak in West Africa is the largest outbreak to date, with 1229 people reported to have died at the time of publication (August 2014).
Since then, this number has risen to more than 10,000 deaths.
We observed a rapid accumulation of interhost and intrahost genetic variation, allowing us to characterize patterns of viral transmission over the initial weeks of the epidemic.