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War crimes

Ukraine opens first war crimes trial of captured Russian

In the first war crimes case brought to trial, Shyshimarin could get life in prison if convicted of shooting a 62-year-old Ukrainian man

14 May 2022 10:56 AM

US Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher acquitted of war crimes

The seven-member jury deliberated for about nine hours before delivering its verdict.

03 Jul 2019 12:38 PM

US threatens to arrest ICC judges if they charge any American with war crimes

Bolton said, 'We will not cooperate with the ICC. We will provide no assistance to the ICC. We will let the ICC die on its own.'

11 Sep 2018 11:30 AM

Slobodan Parjlak convicted of war crimes, drinks poison in court

Praljak was one of six former Bosnian Croat political and military leaders appearing before the appeal court.

30 Nov 2017 12:37 PM

UN prosecutor finds ‘enough evidence’ to convict Syria’s Assad of war crimes

Carla Del Ponte said that without an international court or prosecutor to try the Syria war crimes cases, justice would remain elusive.

13 Aug 2017 6:33 PM


Indian fisherman shot dead by Lankan navy

Tension prevailed in the area as fishermen gathered in front of the hospital to protest the firing by the Sri Lankan navy.

07 Mar 2017 8:12 AM

Frustrated Western powers call for talks to end Syrian war

US Kerry said the regime's ‘indiscriminate bombing’ of Aleppo amounted to ‘war crimes’.

10 Dec 2016 9:02 PM