War crimes
Atrocities against Palestinians Bulldozer dragging body of a Palestinian shot dead by Israeli soldiers sparks international outrage

A video of a Palestinian man’s body being dragged by a bulldozer moments after he was shot and killed by Israeli soldiers has caused widespread shock and disbelief. Experts have called it a war crime and demanded an investigation

Israel announces new settlement construction on stolen Palestinian land

Human rights groups have warned that the new construction will end the territorial continuity between East Jerusalem and Bethlehem, which is important for any future Palestinian state in a two-state solution

UN publishes list of companies with ties to illegal Israeli settlements in West Bank

Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank are considered to be a war crime and are illegal under international law.

Gaza under attack Gaza truce under fire as Israel launches renewed aggression

The ceasefire was agreed upon after two days of the Israeli offensive killed 34 Palestinians, including eight children and three women.

US drone massacres in Afghanistan  US drone massacres in Afghanistan 

We take a look into the drone massacres and how video gamers have been recruited by US forces to kill with a press of a button sitting thousands of miles away. 

Prison sentence of former Blackwater guards cut in half by Federal Judge

The three ex-guards together killed 27 Iraqis and wounded 39 others in the Nisour square massacre in 2007

UN report indicts the US and European powers for war crimes in Yemen

The Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen says the US, UK and France may be charged with arming and providing intelligence and logistical support to the Saudi-led coalition  in Yemen

stop arming Israel Protests ahead of London arms fair to ‘Stop Arming Israel’

According to the Campaign Against the Arms Trade (CAAT), the British government had approved the sale of weapons and military equipment worth USD 17.8 million to Israel in 2018.

PD_RELEASE PALESTINIAN POLITICAL PRISONERS copy “Free political prisoners and end Israeli occupation”: Thousands march on Palestinian Prisoners’ Day

Around 5450 Palestinian political prisoners, including hundreds of women and children, are currently being held in Israeli prisons.

Yemen war Trump vetoes bill to end US participation in the Yemen war

Both the houses of Congress had passed resolutions seeking an end to the war in Yemen which has claimed thousands of lives.

Julian Assange London police forcefully arrest Julian Assange on behalf of the US

Assange was arrested from the Ecuadorian embassy after the country withdrew the political asylum it had granted him in 2012. Assange, along with former US soldier and whistleblower Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, exposed American war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan

Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 16

In this episode, we report on the protest in Philippines against the massacre of farmers by Army and war crime incidents in Yemen and Myanmar.

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