Archives for posts with tag: WarCrimes
Will Trump be Prosecuted for War Crimes?
By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey via “Huffington Post
 
Consequences for President Donald Trump’s rhetoric differ substantively from those of Candidate Trump as such may affect his personal culpability over potential crimes under international law and now that he is Commander in Chief. Incitement may be enough to create criminal culpability. — Read MORE —

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A picture taken on July 17, 2014, shows the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that the Malaysia Airlines jet that crashed over rebel-held eastern Ukraine may have been shot down."We do not exclude that the plane was shot down and confirm that the Ukraine Armed Forces did not fire at any targets in the sky," Poroshenko said in a statement posted on the president's website. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER  KHUDOTEPLY        (Photo credit should read Alexander KHUDOTEPLY/AFP/Getty Images)

By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
Blocking accountability & seeking to blame others for its crimes, even when premeditated is a KGB tactic, but only marginally successful. Putin should have learned the lesson that the truth is bound to come through.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ambassador-muhamed-sacirbey/is-mh17-putins-katyn-wood_b_7842822.html

Srebrenica Forgiveness!! By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey 

“Ferida Osmanovic has been frequently in my memory’s eye — I thank her for being a constant reminder of what more can be done for her & so many like her in BiH & other conflict areas — it is not guilt to ask what more could and could I have done.” 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ambassador-muhamed-sacirbey/srebrenica-forgiveness_b_5574979.html#

Russia & China Block Security Council Referral of Syria to International Criminal Court

In February 2013, UN-appointed Commission of Inquiry concluded ICC is appropriate venue to pursue fight against impunity in Syria. “If members of Council continue to be unable to agree on a measure that could provide some accountability for ongoing crimes, credibility of this body & of entire Organization will continue to suffer.”

Intensifying War Crimes in Nuba Mountains

The international community must take serious action now to avoid the second genocide in Sudan, if the Sudanese government plan is allowed to be implemented under the watch of the entire world.
http://arry.org/?p=829

Security Council Hears Criticism over 'Inaction & Paralysis

Fatou Bensouda also noted aerial bombardments & “pervasive & corrosive effect of organized sexual & gender-based violence” on women & girls, which remains seriously under-reported.

Prijedor Discovery of Largest Mass Grave in Bosnia

Dead & All Soul’s Day. It is a day to focus on prayers for family members & friends who have died. It seems a fitting day to print the tragic discovery of the largest mass grave found in Prijedor, Bosnia & Herzegovina. The remains of 333 Bosniak Muslim and Bosnian Croat men, women, children, & elderly executed will never be forgotten.