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UK Muslim Leader & NHS Official Charged With Torture & 18 Murders
World  (tags: Chowdhury Mueen-Uddin, UK, National Health Service, NHS, Muslim Spiritual Care Centre, torture, mass murder, Bangladesh, civil war, death penalty'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, government, violence, war )

Jay
- 1512 days ago - globalmbreport.org
He allegedly subjected the victims to horrendous torture before killing them and dumping their bodies in sports grounds which earned the nickname 'killing fields'
Syria's IPhone Insurgency Makes for Smarter Rebellion
World  (tags: technology, Syria, violence, revolt, civil war, politics, middle-east, news, interesting, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

Cal
- 1588 days ago - csmonitor.com
The prevalence of smart phones and other technology has allowed Syria's rebels to undermine state media reports and rally supporters, in Syria and abroad, with evidence of regime atrocities.
Inside Syria: Aleppo's Christians Arm Against Islamists
World  (tags: world, politics, Syria, SFA, Islamists, Christians, civil war, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', violence, society, news, middle-east, humanrights )

Cal
- 1589 days ago - globalpost.com
As foreign and local radicals rise amid the chaos of Syria's civil war, Christians are taking arms from the Assad regime.
'Nodding Disease' Confounds Experts, Kills Children
World  (tags: Nodding disease, children's diseases, malnutrition, disease control, prevention, health, environment, Africa, Uganda, children's welfare, civil war, World Health Organization, science )

Julia
- 1752 days ago - google.com
Anywar is one of more than 3,000 children in northern Uganda who are suffering from a debilitating mystery ailment known as nodding disease, which has touched almost every family in the village of Tumangu...
Guatemalan Dictator EfraíN Rios Montt On Trial for Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity
World  (tags: Guatemala, civil war, , Genocide, crimes against humanity, accountability, impunity, counterinsurgency plan, "scorched earth" campaign, rape, torture, atrocities, indigenous, rural Maya, Ixil tribe )

LucyKalei
- 1774 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Accused re deaths of 1,700 indigenous people -unarmed Ixil tribe members- & campaign of rape & torture against leftist insurgents targeting rural Maya. Ruled during bloodiest period of brutal 36-yr civil war & cnterinsurgncy plan drove 29,000 more to flee
A Libyan Leader at War With Rebels, and Reality
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', civil war, conflict, corruption, crime, death, freedoms, government, Libya, lies, middle-east, politics, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, violence )

Kit
- 2101 days ago - nytimes.com
Few of the claims by the Libyan state media lined up with the facts -- there was no decisive victory by his forces -- and the heavy firing in Tripoli on Sunday morning was never persuasively explained.
Kirkuk: A Ticking Time Bomb in Volatile North Iraq
World  (tags: conflict, Kurds, iraq, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', civil war, politics, terrorism, middle-east, news, iran, society, violence, usa, interesting, government )

Cal
- 2216 days ago - globalpost.com
Haji Mohammed Ismail, a tribal elder in Kirkuk, home to one of Iraq's biggest oilfields, is bracing for the worst once U.S. troops leave the country and Arab and Kurd face off with no one to halt the fight.
Ugly Politicians and the Naughty World of Illicit Sex According to Tony Blair (Are You Listening, Two Jags!)
World  (tags: Tony Blair, civil war, Gordon Brown, sex, Prime Minister )

Sophie
- 2288 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Tony Blair triggered Labour civil war last night as he tried to demolish Gordon Brown's character and record as prime minister - and hand the party leadership to David Miliband.
10 Worst Riots in American History
World  (tags: American History, Civil War, Riots, Violence, Racism )

Anna
- 2401 days ago - forensiccolleges.net
American history is dotted with these explosions of violence, whether motivated by politics, racism, or just plain discontent. Here are ten of the worst.
Colombians Come to Venezuela in Droves
World  (tags: Venezuela, Colombia, capitalism, fascism, war, civil war, refugees, migration, immigration, oppression, exploitation, poverty, revolution, socialism, democracy, HumanRights, humanrights, leftwing, left, leftist, progressive, egalitarian, equality )

Simon
- 2580 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Some people imagine that "Venezuela is a dictatorship that people are fleeing". The reality is very different: a democracy, where the people have elected socialist governments in recent years, ensuring less poverty, more human rights, & more people coming
Somali Camps 'Unfit for Humans'
World  (tags: Somalia, Refugees, civil war, Anarchy )

Ben
- 2651 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The aid agency Oxfam has decried the conditions in which hundreds of thousands of refugees from the conflict in Somalia are being forced to live. It says the overcrowded and badly managed camps in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya are "barely fit for humans"
Burma: 10,000 More Kokang Refugees Flee Into China
World  (tags: Burma, Civil war, refugees, China )

Ben
- 2657 days ago - irrawaddy.org
Another wave of 10,000 Kokang civilians fled into China on Thursday and Friday due to continued clashes between the Burmese army and ethnic militias in the Kokang region of northeastern Burma, said sources on the Sino-Burmese border...
Country Profile: Sri Lanka
World  (tags: Sri Lanka, Civil War, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Ben
- 3348 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
For nearly two decades, the island was scarred by a bitter civil war arising out of ethnic tensions. On paper, a ceasefire signed in 2002 remains in place, but it has been undermined by deadly violence.
4th Infantry Lieutenant Colonel: How Can This Not Be Civil War?
World  (tags: Iraq, civil war, Iraq Civil war, op-ed, 4th Infantry, Baghdad )

RC
- 3409 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The writer, a lieutenant colonel in the 4th Infantry Division, operated in west Baghdad last year. Learn from a commander on the ground in Iraq!
 

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