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Geneva Conventions: How ‘Grave Breaches’ are Defined in the Geneva Conventions and Additional Protocols
According to Newsweek, Trump has killed more innocent civilians via drone bombings in seven months, than Obama did in eight years.
To be Black and male in white America, with its white state violence, and its history of white supremacy is like being on death row.
Syrian strongman, Assad, claims he has restored sovereignty to Syria, but grievances remain deep for both vanquished and victors.
It would by hypocritical to justify one form of extrajudicial killing while demonizing another. Yet that is exactly what happens.
The war in Syria has exhausted all superlatives. Worst day, worst month, worst year, worst ever. Words fail to describe the destruction of this ancient, beautiful land.
China, with its illegal occupation of the largely Muslim populated area of Xinjiang, has almost put an end to Muslim communal life there.
The total number of deaths from Western interventions in Iraq and Afghanistan since the 1990s likely constitute around 4 million, and could be as high as 6-8 million.
The UN leadership in Myanmar tried to stop the Rohingya rights issue being raised with the government, sources in the UN and aid community told the BBC.
Why has there not been more outcry over the destruction of west Mosul?
According to the UN, an estimated 30,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled their homes in the Rakhine region of northwestern Myanmar in recent months.
The obstacle to peace is the US government, which has consistently opposed the entire world’s decades-long effort to stop the Zionist genocide of Palestine.
Slowly the ethos of the military government for Israel’s Palestinians is returning.
France’s anti-terrorist executive has ordered Nice’s urban surveillance authorities to destroy all CCTV footage of the Nice Attacks.
Muslims in the whole of Buddhist-governed Southeast Asian Myanmar face persecution, but the Rohingya minority community is suffering the most.