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M23 Rebel Leader Bosco Ntaganda Pleads 'Not Guilty' at the International Criminal Court
World  (tags: violence, crimes, Bosco Ntaganda, Congo, M23, war crimes, ICC )

Nancy
- 880 days ago - enoughproject.org
Ntaganda, also known as "The Terminator," a nickname that reflects the brutal reputation he earned through his violent career, is widely considered one of the most blatant perpetrators of mass atrocities in eastern Congo.
Congolese Warlord Bosco Ntaganda Turns Himself In
World  (tags: violence, crimes, Bosco Ntaganda, Congo, war crimes, ICC )

Nancy
- 887 days ago - hrw.org
The United States government indicated it would send the Congolese rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to be tried for grave international crimes. Ntaganda turned himself in to the US embassy in Kigali, Rwanda, on March-
ACTION ALERT: Stop Illegal Amazon Loggers From Killing and Torturing Citizens! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: crimes, humans, deaths, amazon loggers, killers, laws, enviornment )

Simone
- 1204 days ago - forcechange.com
Illegal loggers in the Amazonas state of Northern Brazil regularly harass and murder innocent citizens. The lack of police forces around these rural settlements prevents authorities from monitoring and responding to these crimes.
ACTION ALERT: Arrest The Five Men Responsible For Gang Raping A Female Student! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: crimes, violence, female student, gang raped, charges, crime )

Simone
- 1429 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge the Abia authorities in Nigeria to take this crime seriously. All five men must be found, arrested, and held accountable for the horrible and violent crime committed on their fellow female student.
ACTION ALERT: Domestic Abuse Begins Well Before The First Punch! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: domestic violence, crimes, women, legalisation, humanrights )

Simone
- 1449 days ago - forcechange.com
The United Nations recently criticized United States policy on violence against women, indicating it does not go far enough to adequately protect women's human rights.
Amnesty Accuses Syria of Crimes Against Humanity
World  (tags: Amnesty, Syria, crimes, humanity )

Anna
- 1513 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Amnesty International has called for a UN-backed investigation into the violence in Syria, saying the regime's crackdown on pro-democracy protesters may constitute crimes against humanity.The group has documented several cases of torture, deaths .........
Sumantra Tiger Habitat Destroyed By Illegal Deforestation
World  (tags: tiger population, worldwide, deforestation, poaching, humans, crimes )

Simone
- 1775 days ago - all-creatures.org
The tiger population continues to be threatened by the destruction and fragmentation of its natural habitat, decreasing prey populations, the poaching and trading of tigers and their body parts, as well as increased human - tiger interactions
Video: Amid Violent Israeli Attack on Marmara, Passengers Aid Soldiers Injured in Descent From Choppers
World  (tags: freedom flotilla massacre, zionist, crimes, humanitarian aid, end gaza siege, occupied palestine )

Zahra
- 1907 days ago - aliabunimah.posterous.com
This raw video of the first moments of Israel's attack on the Mavi Marmara in the early hours of 31 May suggests a number of things, according to what contemporaneous eyewitnesses are saying in the thick of the action.
Allegations of Corporate Crimes Against Humanity Going to Trial
World  (tags: world, business, Shell, oil, money, environment, crimes, humanity, nigeria, human rights, abuses, corporate, corruption, ethics, gas, flaring, pollution, humans, habitat, nature, ecosystems, health, illness, risks, death )

Tom
- 2303 days ago - law.com
Possibly for the first time, a corporation goes on trial for crimes against humanity. Southern District of New York Judge Kimba Wood rejected all but one motion to dismiss by Shell Petroleum, N.V. and other defendants in Wiwa v. Royal Dutch Petroleum.
Genocide Watch: The Eight Stages of Genocide
World  (tags: world, genocide, war, crimes, torture, death, extermination, holocaust, conflict, violence, rape, murder, terrorism, starvation, human rights, freedom, africa, asia, middle-east, europe, usa, UN, culture, society )

Tom
- 2326 days ago - genocidewatch.org
Genocide develops in eight stages that are predictable but not inexorable. At each stage, preventive measures can stop it. The process is not linear. Logically, later stages must be preceded by earlier stages. All stages operate throughout the process.
Barack Obama Says Darfur Violence Is "Not Acceptable"
World  (tags: World, Obama, clinton, UN, Arab, African, Darfur, ICC, Hague, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, Bashir, Janjaweed, violence, rape, murder, genocide, war, crimes, terrorism, starvation, extermination )

Tom
- 2360 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
President Barack Obama declared the violence in Darfur and inaction in the face of its worsening humanitarian crisis are "not acceptable" and pledged to work more closely with the United Nations to bring peace to western Sudan's conflict-wracked region.
Sign Petition: Keep Humanitarian Aid in Darfur / Sudan
World  (tags: World, Obama, clinton, UN, Arab, African, Darfur, ICC, Hague, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, Bashir, Janjaweed, violence, rape, murder, genocide, war, crimes, terrorism, starvation, extermination )

Tom
- 2363 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Government of Sudan has recently ordered the closure of humanitarian aid programs in Darfur / Sudan. Tell UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon to urge Sudan President al-Bashir reconsider this deplorable decision that will cause millions to starve.
Darfur: Omar Al-Bashir Sheltered Osama Bin Laden
World  (tags: World, Obama, clinton, UN, Arab, African, Darfur, ICC, Hague, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, Bashir, Janjaweed, violence, rape, murder, genocide, war, crimes, terrorism, starvation, extermination )

Tom
- 2365 days ago - rnw.nl
The first period of Mr Bashir's government was characterised by harsh measures against his political opponents. Newspapers and other independent media were suppressed and political parties banned. He also sheltered extremists such as Osama Bin Laden.
Take Action: Tell Secretary Clinton to Prioritize Darfur
World  (tags: World, Obama, clinton, Darfur, ICC, Hague, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, Bashir, Janjaweed, violence, rape, murder, genocide, war, crimes, terrorism, starvation, extermination )

Tom
- 2365 days ago - action.savedarfur.org
Bashir has lead a crackdown on aid. The U.S. must lead an urgent, intense and sustained diplomatic push to ensure the continued flow of humanitarian aid and end the genocide in Darfur. As the U.S.'s top diplomat, Secretary of State Clinton must act now.
What Is the International Criminal Court?
World  (tags: World, UN, Arab, African, Darfur, ICC, Hague, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, Bashir, Janjaweed, violence, rape, murder, genocide, war, crimes, terrorism, starvation, extermination )

Tom
- 2365 days ago - internationaljustice.rnw.nl
With the creation of the International Criminal Court (ICC), the world has begun to fulfill the post-World War II promise of "never again." It issued 12 public arrest warrants. It made its first arrest in 2006. Four defendants are in custody in The Hague.
 

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