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War Crimes Convictions After Gaza?
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', israel, middle-east, palestine, world, violence, HumanRights, conflict, crime, death, ethics, europe, africa, asia, usa, war )

Madalena
- 1910 days ago - english.aljazeera.net
"It is the responsibility of all civilised nations to agree that if these types of crimes have been committed, they should be brought to justice"
Eastern Congo Is Priority for U.N. Peacekeepers
World  (tags: world, africa, Congo, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, conflict )

Cal
- 1942 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Conflict is being fueled by festering ethnic hatred
Profile: Col Theoneste Bagosora - Naresh Kadyan
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, government, violence, UnitedNations, world, crime, africa )

Kadyan
- 1946 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Colonel Theoneste Bagosora has been sentenced to life in prison for his role in masterminding the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.
Speak Out For Zimbabwe - Urge South African President to Act NOW!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, corruption, death, HumanRights, government, violence, war, world, freedoms, crime, ethics, humanrights, humans )

Elm
- 1946 days ago - avaaz.org
Only the South African government has the power to make a difference and secure a political solution, based on the will of the Zimbabwean people, behind which Africa could unite. Let's send a thunderous message! Sign the petition.
Petition: To P.M. Gordon Brown to Invite at Least ONE African Nation Leader to G20 Summit Meeting
World  (tags: africa, Conference, government, society, world, Poverty & Hunger )

Janet
- 1947 days ago - one.org
As host of the upcoming G20 summit, P.M. Gordon Brown can invite a representative of the African Union to participate. It is crucial that a representative from the African Union be present at those meeting to represent many of the world's poorest nations.
Rwanda's Bagosora Sentenced to Life for Genocide
World  (tags: africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', GoodNews, goodnews, corruption, death, unitednations, politics )

Cal
- 1947 days ago - reuters.com
A U.N. court sentenced a former army colonel accused of masterminding Rwanda's genocide in 1994 to life in prison
Rock Hewn Churches
World  (tags: travel, lalibela, church, bored, africa )

Veljko
- 1949 days ago - bored-space.com
All the religious structures of Lalibela are named after buildings in Jerusalem.
World's Most Valuable Resource, a Curse for Most Nigerians
World  (tags: world, interesting, africa, energy, politics )

Cal
- 1953 days ago - cnn.com
The United States Agency for International Development says more than 70 percent of the country lives on less than a dollar a day -- the population is among the 20 poorest in the world.
Zimbabwe's Deadly Diamond Fever
World  (tags: world, humans, africa, violence )

Cal
- 1961 days ago - latimes.com
The rich Marange diamond field draws illegal miners as well as regime thugs who will gun them down.
CONGO: STOP THE BLOODSHED!
World  (tags: africa, Congo, world, violence )

Cal
- 1964 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
This morning, we received this tense demand for action from from Liberata Rumumba, a refugee and women's leader in Eastern Congo pleading for Europe to send peacekeepers to protect her people. Please Watch the Video!
Commentary: War Is Stealing Congo's Young
World  (tags: world, africa, conflict, Congo, war )

Cal
- 1970 days ago - cnn.com
Violence between warring factions continues in the Democratic Republic of Congo despite rebel pledges to cease fire. Hundreds of thousands have been uprooted from their homes, and children are being forced into war
Hungry in Zimbabwe: 'If You Rest, You Starve'
World  (tags: africa, hunger, Refugees&Relief, children, humans, world )

Cal
- 1976 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Food catastrophe unfolds in rural area; nation remains in political paralysis
Hijacked Oil Tanker Nears Somalia - Africa
World  (tags: africa, somalia, oil tanker, pirates, US navy )

Chrissy
- 1976 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A giant Saudi oil tanker seized by pirates in the Indian Ocean is nearing the coast of Somalia, the US Navy says. The Sirius Star is the biggest tanker ever to be hijacked, with a cargo of 2m barrels - a quarter of Saudi Arabia's daily output - worth more
U.N. Hands Out Food Behind Congo Rebel Lines
World  (tags: africa, world, Congo, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, conflict, war )

Cal
- 1979 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Thousands of refugees who have been pushed off their land line up for aid
Children Separated By Violence in Congo
World  (tags: children, world, war, violence, Congo, africa )

Cal
- 1982 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Hundreds have lost their families, exposing them to abuse, trauma
 

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