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World - Africa
9/22/2022 10:26:17 PM
UN-backed investigators said Thursday they have turned up evidence of war crimes and crimes against humanity by Ethiopian government forces, Tigray forces and Eritrea's military _ including rape, murder and pillage _ over the nearly two-year war centering on Ethiopia's northern Tigray region.

World - Africa
9/20/2022 9:16:57 PM
Ethiopia's ambassador to Geneva on Tuesday rejected a report by UN investigators that accused Addis Ababa of possible crimes against humanity in Tigray, including using starvation as a weapon of war.

World - Africa
9/19/2022 9:06:05 PM
UN investigators said Monday they believed Ethiopia's government was behind ongoing crimes against humanity in Tigray, and warned the resumption of the conflict there increased the risk of "further atrocity crimes".

World - International
9/1/2022 6:16:09 PM
The UN accused China of serious human rights violations that may amount to ``crimes against humanity'' in a long-delayed report examining a crackdown on Uyghurs and other mostly Muslim ethnic groups. Beijing on Thursday denounced the assessment as a fabrication cooked up by Western nations.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
8/16/2022 9:29:59 PM
Head of UNITAD Christian Ritscher describes progress in collecting evidence against IS militants accused of committing crimes against humanity in northern Iraq to Dina Ezzat

World - Africa
7/28/2022 6:22:35 PM
Demonstrators in the volatile eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have called for the immediate withdrawal of the United Nations peacekeeping mission.

World - International
6/8/2022 6:18:37 PM
Dozens of rights groups called Wednesday for the resignation of UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet, charging that she "whitewashed" Beijing's "atrocities" during her trip to China last month.

World - Region
5/3/2022 3:48:00 PM
Germany's top court said Tuesday that it has rejected the appeal of a former member of Syria's secret police who was convicted last year of facilitating the torture of prisoners in his home country.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
4/25/2022 4:41:40 PM
The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor will join an EU investigations team to probe possible international crimes committed in Ukraine, the EU's judicial cooperation agency said Monday.

World - Africa
4/8/2022 8:10:43 PM
The United States on Friday expressed alarm over a report that found security forces in northern Ethiopia committed abuses against Tigrayans that amounted to war crimes and crimes against humanity.

World - Africa
4/6/2022 4:47:44 PM
Security forces and their allies in a disputed part of conflict-hit northern Ethiopia committed abuses against Tigrayans that amounted to war crimes and crimes against humanity, two rights groups said Wednesday.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
2/28/2022 11:02:15 PM
The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says he plans to open an investigation ``as rapidly as possible'' into possible war crimes and crimes against humanity in Ukraine.

World - Region
1/25/2022 10:22:18 AM
A German woman who travelled to Syria as a 15-year-old to join the Islamic State group goes on trial on Tuesday accused of aiding and abetting crimes against humanity.

World - Region
1/13/2022 12:38:57 PM
A German court on Thursday sentenced a former Syrian colonel to life in jail for crimes against humanity in a landmark first global trial over state-sponsored torture in Syria.

World - Region
1/13/2022 10:31:04 AM
A German court will hand down a landmark verdict Thursday on whether a former Syrian colonel is guilty of crimes against humanity as the first trial worldwide over state-sponsored torture in Syria comes to a close.

World - International
11/6/2021 12:35:51 PM
The head of the U.N. body investigating the most serious crimes in Myanmar said Friday that preliminary evidence collected since the military seized power on Feb. 1 shows a widespread and systematic attack on civilians ‘amounting to crimes against humanity’.

World - Region
10/10/2021 3:07:21 PM
Outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel said Israel's security will remain a top priority for "every German government", during a farewell visit to the Jewish state Sunday near the end of her 16-year term in office.

World - International
9/27/2021 4:21:35 PM
The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court sought urgent clearance Monday from the court's judges to resume investigations of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Afghanistan.

World - Africa
9/9/2021 12:35:24 PM
Ali Muhammad Ali Abd-Al-Rahman will be the first suspect to be tried for war crimes and crimes against humanity over the bloody conflict

World - Africa
8/24/2021 4:30:11 PM
Former Chadian president Hissene Habre, who was serving a life term in Senegal for war crimes and crimes against humanity, has died, Senegalese Justice Minister Malick Sall said Tuesday. He was 79

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