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Mar 16, 2017
Tony Blair will not face trial over Iraq war allegations due to lack of evidenceFormer British prime minister Tony Blair won't face an investigation into whether he misled parliament before the 2003 Iraq invasion unless new evidence emerges, a committee of lawmakers said.
Feb 10, 2017
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad dismisses Amnesty report alleging mass executions in Damascus prisonSyrian President Bashar al-Assad dismissed a report by Amnesty International accusing the authorities of hanging up to 13,000 people over five years in a government prison.
Feb 08, 2017
Syrian govt dismisses Amnesty's report on alleged war crimes in Damascus prisonSyria's justice ministry on Wednesday dismissed as "completely false" an Amnesty International report alleging up to 13,000 people were hanged over five years in a Syrian government prison.
Dec 22, 2016
Syria: United Nations votes to set up panel to prepare war crimesThe UN General Assembly has agreed to set up a panel to gather evidence on war crimes in Syria, taking a first step toward prosecuting those responsible for atrocities in the nearly six-year war.
Dec 15, 2016
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina says those who rehabilitated war criminals won't be sparedBangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina has said it is time to try those who had sided with and rehabilitated the war criminals of the 1971 liberation struggle.
Nov 02, 2016
Russia declares 10-hour 'humanitarian pause' in Aleppo on FridayAleppo has been hit by some of the worst violence in Syria's five-year conflict, turning the once bustling economic hub into a divided and bombed-out city.
Aug 30, 2016
'Rejected': Bangladesh Supreme Court upholds Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali's death sentenceBangladesh's Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death sentence it handed down to senior Jamaat-e-Islami leader and key financier Mir Quasem Ali for committing war crimes during the country's 1971 Liberation War against Pakistan.
Aug 10, 2016
Bangladesh: A crimes tribunal sentences eight as guilty for 1971 war crimesA special tribunal in Bangladesh on Wednesday sentenced a former lawmaker to death and seven others to life in prison for their crimes committed during the country's War of Independence in 1971
Jun 24, 2016
We will fight to know the truth: Victims pray for justice as Nepal finally probes war crimesRights groups are alarmed after Nepal's ruling coalition agreed to a deal allowing for perpetrators identified by the commissions to be pardoned.
Jun 08, 2016
Widespread, systematic crimes against humanity in Eritrea, claims UN reportEritrea's government has systematically committed crimes against humanity in the last 25 years, with top officials bearing direct responsibility, UN said.