• Sunday
  • April 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:41am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 281 for war reparations

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Fitting punishment

    Posted Mar 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... reform, the reduction of crime, the protection of the public and the making of reparation for loss. It is not easy for a court to achieve a sentence that can satisfy all these objectives. ... robber. In 1999, Yip Kai-foon was sentenced to 36 years and three months' imprisonment for a spate of serious crimes which the Court of Appeal said came very close to a declaration of war ...

  2. Courts should decide on term

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... does the association any longer denounce reparative therapy. In fact, a 2003 study of 200 gays and lesbians who changed from homosexual to heterosexual orientation, found 'there ... the offenders. G. DYKES, Tung Chung Renounce war, Asia The war of words between China, South Korea and Japan over textbooks should surprise and sadden all of us. Ironically, the first historical records ...

  3. United front in war on rhino trade

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com The South African government has identified Hong Kong as a partner to help stop wildlife smuggling and illegal killing after one of the world's largest seizures of rhino horn was made in the city. A South African delegation is ...

  4. News - World - SERBIA

    Former Kosovo rebel 'witnessed harvesting of Serb prisoner's heart'

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Belgrade Former independence fighter saw heart op on Serb prisoner, says war crimes prosecutor Serbia cites evidence of Kosovo organ trade Serbia says it has ... who testified about a medical procedure, done in northern Albania, that consisted of harvesting organs from Serbs kidnapped during the 1998-99 conflict in Kosovo," Serbia's war ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif will inherit a country torn by terror and turmoil

    Posted May 15th 2013, 12:00am by SYED FAZL-E-HAIDER

    ... for Sharif. Pakistan is in a state of war against Islamist extremists challenging the state's writ in the areas bordering Afghanistan by forcefully imposing their theocratic agenda on the people. ... or a full war against extremists would raise the political stakes. How can he convince the US to stop drone attacks without harming relations with Washington? The second challenge is to get ...

  6. News - World - WAR CRIMES

    UN seeks life sentence for former Bosnian Serb general over Srebrenica

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in The Hague Life term sought for Srebrenica general United Nations prosecutors in the Yugoslav war crimes court called for a life sentence against former Bosnian Serb ... arguments before the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague on Tuesday. Tolimir, 63, is accused of committing genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity during ...

  7. Commander in chief of Macau's turf wars

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the mid-1990s, when Macau was rocked by violent turf wars between rival triad gangs, Wan raked in tens of millions of dollars from his loan sharking and illegal gambling operations, and painted himself ...

  8. Sino-US gun running ring foiled

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com More details have emerged about a Sino-US firearms smuggling ring busted last month as mainland police destroyed more than 100,000 illegal guns and 250 tonnes of explosives in 150 cities yesterday as part of an ongoing crackdo ...

  9. Gun-smuggling ring broken up

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com Mainland authorities have broken up a criminal ring that smuggled dozens of firearms into the country from Southeast Asia despite some of the world's toughest gun laws, Xinhua reported yesterday. Police have arrested a 33 ...

  10. Meet the real-life 'Lord of War'

    Posted Oct 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Writer Who? Who is Viktor Bout? He's a 43-year-old former Soviet air force pilot. Bout, who is nicknamed the 'Merchant of Death,' is said to have inspired the Hollywood movie Lord of War starring Nicholas Cage. The United States wants Bout extradited. It accuses the Russian of being a leading arms dealer. He allegedly sold weapons to militants in war ...




SCMP.com Account