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North Korean Army Minister 'Executed With Mortar Round
World  (tags: North Korea, Tyranny, Totalitarian Regime, Brutality, Political Killing, Cult of Personality )

- 2454 days ago -
A North Korean army minister was executed with a mortar round for reportedly drinking and carousing during the official mourning period after Kim Jong-il's death.
US Should Return Stolen Land to Indian Tribes, Says United Nations
World  (tags: United Nations, James Anaya, the UN special rapporteur, rights of indigenous peoples, U.S., natiive american tribes, U.S. Congress, Congress members refuse meeting, return stolen lands, brutality, Rosebud and Pine Ridge )

- 2628 days ago -
James Anaya, the UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, said no member of the US Congress would meet him as he investigated the part played by the government in the considerable difficulties faced by Indian tribes.
BREAKING: Syria Deputy Oil Minister Resigns to Join Opposition
World  (tags: Syria, minister resigns, Assad regime, brutality, homicide, defection )

- 2686 days ago -
A Syrian deputy oil minister says he is resigning to join the revolt against the government. Abdo Hussameddin, 58, announced his defection in a video posted on YouTube
10 Riveting Reads About the Iraq War
World  (tags: Iraq War, Afghan War, Saddam Hussein, Brutality, American History )

- 3219 days ago -
The titles on this list are jaw-dropping in their honest and frank depiction of the politics and battles involved in the Iraq War, and they offer a variety of eye-opening viewpoints that bring home the complexity and brutality of war.
Mousavi Supporters Clash With Police in Tehran
World  (tags: iran, HumanRights, humanrights, repression, brutality, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', middle-east, violence, interesting, news, world )

- 3542 days ago -
Police clashed with supporters of Iran's opposition leader Mirhossein Mousavi in Tehran on Wednesday when a rally marking the 30th anniversary of the storming of the U.S. embassy turned violent, witnesses said
Clinton Presents Plan to Fight Sexual Violence in Congo
World  (tags: USA, Hillary Clinton, Congo, eastern congo, Congolese Women, gang-rape, brutality, rape, rape epidemic )

- 3626 days ago -
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton came face2face with the consequences of the brutality in eastern Congo on Tues afternoon when she met a Congolese woman who had been gang-raped while she was 8 mos pregnant...the fetus died.
Man Died After Being Jailed for Parking Tickets and Missing Chemo
World  (tags: news, police, brutality, cancer )

- 3826 days ago -
Family's attorney said that "this matter could have been handled in a more compassionate and humane way".
Russian Police Torture An Woman in Police Station
World  (tags: russia, police, brutality, human, rights )

- 3845 days ago -
Russian police officer and commander of 3rd night shift, torture and beat a older woman who was arrested that night.All incident was recorded in police station by cell phone, and other cops enjoy this torture as well, as you can hear in their voices.
Police Beat Up An England War Hero for No Reason
World  (tags: england, manchester, police, brutality, fight, violence, human, rights )

- 3846 days ago -
Three Greater Manchester Police officers attack Lance Corporal Mark Aspinall, 'highly praised by his commanding officer for bravery against the Taliban in Afghanistan'.
Police Striped Woman and Leave Her Naked for 6 Hours
World  (tags: police, brutality, news, usa, violence, woman rights )

- 3861 days ago -
Police apparently had no evidence that she was the assaulter and had no any reason for a strip search.Male deputies are forbidden to strip search female inmates, according to Stark County Sheriff's departmental policy.
UK Government Deports 60 Iraqi Kurds; No One Notices
World  (tags: deportations, iraq, brutality, armed guards )

- 4125 days ago -
Blinded by the apparent allure of a tall, thin woman from France, Britain's press completely ignored the forcible deportation, on Thursday, of 60 Iraqi Kurds, who were transported back to a decidedly uncertain future on a German plane from a UK airport.
Saudi Rape Victim Sentenced To 200 Lashes & 6 Months In Jail Because She Appealed Rapists' Lenient Sentences
World  (tags: crimes against women, Saudi Arabia, corporal punishment, lashes, whipping, brutality, violence against women, rape, doubly victim )

- 4259 days ago -
21-yr-old woman, 19 at time, known by Saudi media as "the girl from Qatif," was raped by gang of 7, to get 200 lashes - over 2X original sentence for being alone with man not a relative - after she appealed lenient sentences given to attackers.
URGENT: A Man and a Woman Schedule To Be Stoned on Thursday, June 21
World  (tags: Takistan, stoning to death, execurtion of a man and woman, urgent worlwide appeal, human rights, seath penalty, brutality )

- 4410 days ago -
Mokarrameh Ebrahimi is a 43 year old woman and mother of an 11 year old who has spent the past 11 years in Choubin prison in Ghazvin after being sentenced to stoning. The father of the child has also scheduled to be stoned with her.

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