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‘Beyond reasonable doubt’, international court convicts notorious DR Congo rebel leader of war crime
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Thursday, 22 August 2019
‘Beyond reasonable doubt’, international court convicts notorious DR Congo rebel leader of war crime
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday, found former Congolese rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda guilty “beyond reasonable doubt”, of 18 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity, in the volatile Ituri district of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), between 2002 and 2003.Read Full Article ...
 
Threat from petty criminals who turn to terrorism, a growing concern, Security Council hears
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Thursday, 22 August 2019
Threat from petty criminals who turn to terrorism, a growing concern, Security Council hears
The less predictable threats represented by small-time criminals who have opportunistically embraced terrorism, are a source of growing concern, the UN Securit...
 
UN experts voice ‘deep concern’ over Iran’s ‘consistent pattern’ of denying life-saving medical trea
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Thursday, 22 August 2019
UN experts voice ‘deep concern’ over Iran’s ‘consistent pattern’ of denying life-saving medical trea
Despite repeated calls, Iran continues to deny medical treatment to detainees in what amounts to “a consistent pattern”, according to eight UN human rights exp...
 
International Court of Justice orders Pakistan to review death penalty for Indian accused of spying
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Thursday, 22 August 2019
International Court of Justice orders Pakistan to review death penalty for Indian accused of spying
In a ruling delivered on Wednesday, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered Pakistan to review a death sentence handed down in the case of a former In...
 
UN stands in solidarity with Japan following deadly arson attack at leading animation studio in Kyot
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Thursday, 22 August 2019
UN stands in solidarity with Japan following deadly arson attack at leading animation studio in Kyot
UN chief António Guterres said on Friday he was “deeply saddened” at the death of at least 33 people inside a popular Japanese animation studio, in the city of...
 
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