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Aug 13, 2017
Syria conflict: UN commission says there is enough evidence to convict Bashar al-Assad of war crimesA UN commission probing Syria rights abuses has gathered enough evidence to convict President Bashar al-Assad of war crimes.
Aug 07, 2017
Carla del Ponte quits UN inquiry commission on Syria, says lack of political backing from UNSCA member of the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria said on Sunday she was quitting because a lack of political backing from the UN Security Council had made the job impossible.
Jul 14, 2017
Sri Lanka has failed to prosecute govt troops, rebels for war crimes: UN expertSri Lanka has failed to deliver on its international commitments to prosecute government troops and Tamil rebels for atrocities committed during its ethnic war, a UN expert said
Jun 14, 2017
US-led air strikes on Raqqa displaced 1,60,000 people: UN war crime investigatorsThe United States-led coalition air strikes on Raqqa has resulted in a “staggering loss” of civilian lives with as many as 1,60,000 people being internally displaced, United Nations war crime investigators said on Wednesday.
May 23, 2017
CRPF ex-IG denied entry: Canada security staff says force indulged in rights violations, India objects stronglyA retired inspector general of the CRPF was denied entry into Canada with airport authorities saying he served in an organisation that allegedly engaged in "terrorism" and "gross human rights violations", prompting a strong reaction from India.
Mar 26, 2017
Radhabinod Pal: More about the dissenting Indian judge that Irrfan Khan plays in Netflix's Tokyo TrialIrrfan Khan plays Radhabinod Pal, the dissenting Indian judge whose presence impacted the trial of War criminals in Toyko.
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.