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  1. Rape cases build pressure in 'Okinawa volcano'

    Posted Feb 24th 2008, 12:00am by David McNeill

    ... rapes, is again severely testing the already strained relationship. Local police this week issued an arrest warrant for a serviceman accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a local hotel. Another US Marine is in custody over the rape of a 14-year-old girl earlier this month. The assaults inevitably recall the brutal 1995 gang-rape of a 12-year-old girl, a crime that sparked ...

  2. Woman reports rape in North Point

    Posted Oct 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But A woman in her 20s told police yesterday that she was raped on Saturday night. A police spokesman confirmed the case, saying a report was received at the police office in Prince of Wales Hospital at 11.15am. The woman said she was sexually assaulted in North Point the night before. Police were investigating and no one had been arrested. ...

  3. Prosecutors wrap up war crimes case

    Posted May 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... concessions in remote and dangerous provinces, have been accused of perpetrating mass rape and murder. The trial was put on hold last month when Dutch investigators were sent to Hong Kong to interview ...

  4. Philippine ex-general held over kidnappings

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as a congressman, tried to board a flight to Singapore at Clark International Airport outside Manila. He protested the government action, saying: 'It's my right to travel [since] there is no case ... rights violations. Despite the alleged victims' mothers accusing the four soldiers of a range of violent crimes against their daughters, including rape, most of the claims have been dropped ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book: Writing War, by Aaron William Moore

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... the eight years of "total war" until Japan finally surrendered in 1945. Several of the personal accounts were written in the aftermath of the December 1937 Rape of Nanking, when hundreds ...

  6. Slice of Life

    Posted Feb 19th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Price

    ... against 12 factories in Hongkong turning out 360,000 umbrellas a month. Mr Mappin, who makes about two to four dozen umbrellas a week at home, is angry because he sells his products at around 11s 6d while some Hongkong umbrellas are selling for as low as five shillings each. So out into the snow went Mr Mappin, carrying a placard which read 'Buy Hongkong goods and junk and put ...

  7. Arroyo, Sulu governor side with US over custody for marine

    Posted Dec 25th 2006, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and the governor of Sulu province have sided with the US military in the diplomatic tussle over a marine jailed for rape. Mrs ... military has not disclosed the amount of reconstruction aid it gives to the Philippines. Evalyn Ursua, the lawyer for the rape victim, who has been identified only as 'Nicole', called ...

  8. Slice of Life

    Posted Jul 15th 2008, 12:00am by Sandra Lowe

    ... wrote, adding the prerogative of mercy was delegated to the governors of such territories. The chairman of the Belongers, Kenneth Mok, said: 'We in Hongkong should have the right to determine whether we have capital punishment.' It was quite clear the Chinese public were in favour of capital punishment, he said, with a Hongkong University survey showing more than 90 per ...

  9. Bosnian victims must see justice served

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the protection of supporters has meant that the victims of rapes, massacres and genocide have been unable to see justice done. The election of a new, European Union-friendly government in Serbia last ... or nationalism. Karadzic, Mladic and others at large are accused of the worst types of crimes that can be committed. To allow them to be spared the process to determine such cases flies in the face ...

  10. Crime on rise and social stability at risk, report says

    Posted Feb 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of criminal cases rose 10 per cent to 5.3 million, while the number of public security cases rose 20 per cent to 9.9 million. The overall crime rate had previously been more or less stable since 2000. ... and rapes, had been falling since 2001 but all rose last year, with the growth in armed robberies most prominent. The report predicted further growth in violent and commercial crime this year. ...




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