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  1. quote of the week

    Posted Mar 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'I stand here before you not to defend the mere mortal that I am, but to defend the greatness of a small nation in Bosnia-Herzegovina, which for 500 years has had to suffer and has demonstrated a great deal of modesty and perseverance to survive in freedom.' Radovan Karadzic, Bosnian Serb leader during the Bosnian War 1992-1995, at the opening statements of his trial ...

  2. UN trials a positive step towards peace

    Posted Jun 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... is wanted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia for trial on charges of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes, arising from the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men ...

  3. On the Cultural Revolution in Tibet

    Posted Jan 18th 2009, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson On the Cultural Revolution in Tibet by various University of California Press, HK$200 The defending soldiers brandished only copies of Chairman Mao's 'little red book'. But the Army of the Gods' fired-up forces fatally sta ...

  4. Indonesian special forces chief goes on trial

    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... force, Kopassus, went on trial yesterday in a specially convened human rights court for his role in the massacre of Muslim activists in 1984. The trial is a significant step in bringing ... on trial in a civilian rather than a military court for the numerous human rights abuses that occurred both before and after the fall of Suharto five years ago. The only other human rights trial ...

  5. The trial of a former child soldier

    Posted Oct 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Who? Who is Omar Khadr? He is a Canadian-born former child soldier. Khadr was arrested by US forces in Afghanistan at age 15. He allegedly killed a US soldier in a grenade attack in 2002. What? What charges does he face? Khadr faces five serious charges. ...

  6. Now, go after bin Laden

    Posted Dec 17th 2003, 12:00am by Christopher Dobson

    ... Possibly the most important decision affecting the future of Iraq and the west's relations with the Arab world centres on Hussein's fate. The Iraqis are determined to put him on trial ... against other countries. Iran and Kuwait are anxious to put him on trial. There may also be a United Nations aspect relating to war crimes and the gassing of 5,000 Kurds. Britain has a minor ...

  7. Bomb illustrates Jemaah Islamiah 'alive and kicking'

    Posted Aug 07th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In June, a small bomb exploded at the national parliament. Diplomats say the latest attack appears to be in reaction to the arrest and trial of alleged members of Jemaah Islamiah for the Bali bombings and other attacks. The alleged spiritual leader of Jemaah Islamiah, Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Bashir, is on trial for plotting to overthrow the government and directing several church ...

  8. Alive is better than dead for Iraqis seeking justice

    Posted Jul 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the reconstruction effort, but will do little to win the support of Iraqis. If Mr Hussein is located soon, as officials are predicting, he must be captured and put on trial. Only by facing their oppressor ...

  9. Arrest just a temporary setback for JI

    Posted Aug 16th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Bashir, is on trial in Jakarta for a series of bombings across Indonesia. He has denied the claims, but police believe the interrogation of Hambali will strengthen their case. Singapore-based ...

  10. Saddam's long wait for judgment day

    Posted Dec 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... W. Bush- faces 'the justice he denied to millions'. But there is no telling when his war crimes trial will take place. Indeed, as we report on the facing page, it is not even clear ... remain about the ability of Iraq- even with help from the international community- to stage a fair trial. Hussein has hired one of the biggest teams of defence lawyers ever assembled, led by 20 ...




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