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It was the Guatemalan version of a form of information warfare now familiar the world over, with a homegrown name: the net center. Interviews conducted in Guatemala with researchers, journalists, activists, and other sources, as well as reports in the Guatemalan press, show how net centers are now used ...
Overcoming intimidation by community members and the murder of her daughter and husband, likely for her decision to testify at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, she mobilized four members of SEVOTA to testify against Akayesu. Although rape has been considered an international war crime ...

The Council started the general debate on Wednesday, 21 March after hearing the presentation of reports on Burundi, Sri Lanka, Guatemala, Honduras, Colombia, ..... Driven by Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International, the act of a Jew living in the corner of Jerusalem, was seen as a war crime.
In Blood On Our Hands, I concluded my account of the U.S. war in Iraq with a similar call for war reparations, and for war crimes prosecutions of the senior U.S. and U.K. civilian and military officials responsible for the “supreme international crime” of aggression and other systematic war crimes in Iraq.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's recent decision to withdraw the country from the International Criminal Court (ICC) should come as no surprise. The ICC – a court of last resort to try those most responsible for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity – inevitably runs up against political ...
These acts “constitute war crimes and crimes against humanity,” the report reads. The commission also identified commanders who may bear responsibility for the crimes in a confidential dossier made available to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. Many of the crimes in the report have also ...

The Carter administration flew Guard commanders out of the country in planes with Red Cross markings (a war crime), and began to reconstitute the Guard on ... Of the four Central American countries where Oxfam had a significant presence (El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua), only in ...
But the Palestinian and Arab world's reaction to the Israeli government's atrocities and its rejection of peace cannot be based solely on a foundation of frustration, anger or ... Doing business with the illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank and inside East Jerusalem is an international war crime.
This weekend's attack on the Intercontinental Hotel was just the latest in a long string of incidents targeting civilians in Afghanistan. Those who ordered or carried out this serious violation of the laws of war are responsible for war crimes. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the hours-long attack on ...
Samayoa was a paramilitary commander during the bloodiest phase of Guatemala's civil war, when tens of thousands of civilians died at the hands of government forces. Public prosecutors in Guatemala want him to stand trial there for murder and manslaughter. And among Guatemalan migrants living here ...
By initiating a war of aggression, by loosing “shock and awe” on the capital of a nation that had not attacked ours, President Bush committed a war crime. Indeed, it was the first in the list of crimes for which the leaders of Nazi Germany were indicted at Nuremberg after World War II — the ultimate crime ...
11_18_MS13 Suspected members of the gang MS-13 remain handcuffed under custody at Isidro Menendez Justice Court in San Salvador, on September 12, 2017. Security forces in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala on Monday and Tuesday arrested more than 1,000 suspected gang members and ...
Ex Bosnian Serb leader Ratko Mladic awaits verdict of war crimes trial ... UN judges will decide next week the fate of the Bosnian Serb general, who's charged with war crimes in Bosnia during the 1990s. Now Reading: ... He may be one of the highest profile war crime suspects in modern European history.
“The Houthis' launching of an indiscriminate ballistic missile at a predominantly civilian airport is an apparent war crime,” said Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East ... or indiscriminately directed toward populated areas or civilian objects, such attacks violate the laws of war, and may amount to war crimes.
Ms. Bensouda's statement said that "there is a reasonable basis to believe that war crimes and crimes against humanity have been committed in connection with the armed conflict in Afghanistan." The statement continues that Bensouda's investigation will examine events that took place after May 2003, "as ...
Also in 2017, the Court had unsealed an arrest warrant against Al‑Tuhamy Mohamad Khaled, suspected of crimes against humanity and war crimes .... as well as ordered the commission of, murder as a war crime in the context of incidents in Benghazi, Libya, or surrounding areas between June 2016 and ...
(New York) – The attack on a Shia mosque in Kabul claimed by the Afghan affiliate of the Islamic State (also known as ISIS) on August 25, 2017, is a serious violation of the laws of war, and an apparent war crime, Human Rights Watch said today. The hours-long attack on the Imam Zaman mosque in the ...

Jose Ortiz Morales pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to immigration fraud. Federal agents are also tying him to a 1982 massacre of 250 villagers in Guatemala. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials received a tip in 2015 from Guatemalan prosecutors that said a war crime fugitive may ...
... war, crime, natural disaster, or epidemic, that Washington deemed it not to be in the national interest to return them. If people from the affected countries could prove, through rent receipts, utility bills, or other means, that they had been in the United States from a particular date and had no criminal record, ...
After pleading with the American people to “Give War a Chance” for a decade, U.S. political leaders seized on the crimes of September 11th, 2001 to justify ... Four days later, the U.S. and U.K. committed the war crime of the new century, unleashing a war that has killed a million innocent people and left Iraq ...
B'Tselem also pointed out that the forcible transfer of a protected population amounts to a war crime. Unfortunately, Israel is likely to continue its crimes against Palestinians in 2018 with impunity due to U.S. political protection. To help change this situation, support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions ...
General Musharraf who on his visit to Bangladesh while in office as President of Pakistan, rightly apologised for the atrocities in 1971. He took a morally bold step in 2002 ... However, judging rape as a war crime and crime against humanity is a relatively recent forward move. The rampant rapes of women in ...
Samayoa was a paramilitary commander during the bloodiest phase of Guatemala's civil war, when tens of thousands of civilians died at the hands of government forces. Public prosecutors in Guatemala want him to stand trial there for murder and manslaughter. And among Guatemalan migrants living here ...
George W. Bush is hardly the first disgraced Republican president and war criminal to worm his way back into American esteem. Richard .... By initiating a war of aggression, by loosing “shock and awe” on the capital of a nation that had not attacked ours, President Bush committed a war crime. Indeed ...
11_18_MS13 Suspected members of the gang MS-13 remain handcuffed under custody at Isidro Menendez Justice Court in San Salvador, on September 12, 2017. Security forces in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala on Monday and Tuesday arrested more than 1,000 suspected gang members and ...
Joint tribunals should be used to try Libyan war crime suspects to end the impunity in the country, UNSMIL chief Ghassan Salame has said. ... “I cannot accept that repeated calls for justice go unattended…if Libyans alone cannot combat impunity for war crimes, it is time for the international community to ...
“The Houthis' launching of an indiscriminate ballistic missile at a predominantly civilian airport is an apparent war crime,” said Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East ... or indiscriminately directed toward populated areas or civilian objects, such attacks violate the laws of war, and may amount to war crimes.
The 66-page report, “'These Are the Crimes We Are Fleeing': Justice for Syria in Swedish and German Courts,” outlines efforts in Sweden and Germany to investigate and prosecute people implicated in war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide in Syria. Drawing on interviews with 50 officials and ...
(New York) – The attack on a Shia mosque in Kabul claimed by the Afghan affiliate of the Islamic State (also known as ISIS) on August 25, 2017, is a serious violation of the laws of war, and an apparent war crime, Human Rights Watch said today. The hours-long attack on the Imam Zaman mosque in the ...
(Nairobi) – Armed groups in the Central African Republic have killed civilians with wholesale impunity, spurring more violence in the war-torn country, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The 92-page report, “Killing Without Consequence: War Crimes, Crimes Against Humanity and the ...
Jose Ortiz Morales pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to immigration fraud. Federal agents are also tying him to a 1982 massacre of 250 villagers in Guatemala. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials received a tip in 2015 from Guatemalan prosecutors that said a war crime fugitive may ...
Crime and no punishment: New PBS documentary series shows there is no justice for war criminals ... Fredy Peccerelli, who is the Director and the Guatemalan Forensic Anthropology Foundation, voices one of the series's credos in the first part of the series: “This work, it has nothing to do with the dead.
Amnesty International has alleged substantial human rights abuse by the Maute group, and their horrific and sectarian crimes have been widely reported by the media and ... Amnesty International has stated that the “disproportionate” bombing campaign possibly could be categorised as a war crime.
General Musharraf who on his visit to Bangladesh while in office as President of Pakistan, rightly apologised for the atrocities in 1971. He took a morally bold step in 2002 ... However, judging rape as a war crime and crime against humanity is a relatively recent forward move. The rampant rapes of women in ...
Samayoa was a paramilitary commander during the bloodiest phase of Guatemala's civil war, when tens of thousands of civilians died at the hands of government forces. Public prosecutors in Guatemala want him to stand trial there for murder and manslaughter. And among Guatemalan migrants living here ...
George W. Bush is hardly the first disgraced Republican president and war criminal to worm his way back into American esteem. Richard .... By initiating a war of aggression, by loosing “shock and awe” on the capital of a nation that had not attacked ours, President Bush committed a war crime. Indeed ...
George W Bush is hardly the first disgraced Republican president and war criminal to worm his way back into American esteem. Richard Nixon .... By initiating a war of aggression, by loosing “shock and awe” on the capital of a nation that had not attacked his own, Bush committed a war crime. Indeed, it was ...
George W. Bush is hardly the first disgraced Republican president and war criminal to worm his way back into American esteem. Richard .... By initiating a war of aggression, by loosing “shock and awe” on the capital of a nation that had not attacked ours, President Bush committed a war crime. Indeed ...
"In addition to his crimes against peace," write Gordon, "Bush and his administration were also the authors of such traditionally recognized war crimes .... By initiating a war of aggression, by loosing “shock and awe” on the capital of a nation that had not attacked ours, President Bush committed a war crime.
11_18_MS13 Suspected members of the gang MS-13 remain handcuffed under custody at Isidro Menendez Justice Court in San Salvador, on September 12, 2017. Security forces in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala on Monday and Tuesday arrested more than 1,000 suspected gang members and ...
But then, with the wars in Vietnam and Afghanistan, and with its tolerance for notorious dictators in Chile, Guatemala, China and Zaire, the US betrayed its own principles. ... In 1998, there was the founding of the International Criminal Court, with most of the countries of the world signing up. (But not China ...
... dictators in Chile, Guatemala, China and Zaire, the U.S. betrayed its own principles. ... The international tribunals to try the initiators of the wars in ... The receipt of information came from intensive interrogation and the war crime trials. ... He is the author of a newly published book, “Ending War Crimes, ...
... called a pattern of atrocities tied to President Bashar al-Assad of Syria. ... a Guatemala statesman and longtime United Nations diplomat, were ... use of chemical weapons in Syria, a war crime, has been so politicized that ...
While the International Criminal Court — now more efficient and fully ..... murder as a war crime in the context of incidents in Benghazi, Libya, ..... In 2012, Guatemala held an open debate in the Security Council on the belief ...
It is a clear war crime to summarily kill detainees, including captured ... The U.S. War Crimes Statute prohibits murder in a non-international ...
He has also helped indict many Guatemalan war criminals and organized crimemembers, including former President Alfonso Portillo.
A man inspects a Shia mosque after an attack claimed by the Afghan affiliate of the Islamic State in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 25, 2017.
On August 15, the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued an arrest warrant for al-Werfalli for the war crime of murder. He is wanted by the ...
In January 2016, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said of the condition in Syria, 'The use of starvation as a weapon of war is a war crime.
“The app may also be used to push for war crime prosecutions with evidence of crimes that are widespread or systematic,” she said.


 

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