War Criminals

A war crime is an act that constitutes a serious violation of the laws of war that gives rise to individual criminal responsibility. Examples of crimes include intentionally killing civilians or prisoners, torturing, destroying civilian property, taking hostages, performing a perfidy, raping, using child soldiers, pillaging, declaring that no quarter will be given, and seriously violating the principles of distinction, proportionality, and military necessity. The concept of war crimes emerged at the turn of the twentieth century when the body of customary international law applicable to warfare between sovereign states was codified. Such codification occurred at the national level, such …

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Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network · 12 May 2024 English

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participation of victims. It is through holding Israeli war criminals to account that policies of collective punishment


Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network · 4 May 2024 English

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Gaza, the siege may be lifted, and Israeli war criminals may even be prosecuted. But Palestinians still


Amnesty International · 30 April 2024 English

Responding to the arrest warrant issued by the Special Criminal Court in Central African Republic against former President François Bozizé, Samira Daoud, Amnesty International’s Regional Director for West and Central …

Republic: First-ever SCC trial ensures alleged war criminals face justice Central African Republic: victims


Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network · 27 April 2024 English

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participation of victims. It is through holding Israeli war criminals to account that policies of collective punishment


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 26 April 2024 English

The words and names used to refer to events are important; they shape people's understanding of the notions they refer to, fix events in the collective memory, and define the …

tribunal in Nuremberg and successive trials of war criminals. Then, after the fall of the Berlin Wall, historians time in the indictment against prominent Nazi war criminals at the International War Tribunal in Nuremberg applied in further proceedings against Nazi war criminals. Under the Convention 'genocide means any of


The Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in Serbia · 18 April 2024 English

The latest and more significant exodus of Muslim Bosniaks from Sandžak took place during the aggression of the Federal Republic For the mentioned reasons, the arrival of the Ottoman Empire …

and is shifting towards the glorification of war criminals and the re- and various forms of blackmail.41 “neo-Ottomanism” and its motion of convicted war criminals took place in 2012, with the com- meaning deeply and in 2012 the systematic rehabilitation of war criminals and nationalist guarantor of survival is a “chosen”


DGAP: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik · 5 April 2024 English

Democratic policymakers should prepare for a to keep the service running, review sanctions to fa- YouTube ban in Russia, prioritize cooperation cilitate the upkeep of Google’s infrastructure in Rus- with …

не заблокував Youtube? [Corpses, racism and war criminals: which Russian channels have not yet been blocked


Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network · 3 April 2024 English

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Gaza, the siege may be lifted, and Israeli war criminals may even be prosecuted. But Palestinians still


AI: Atlantic Initiative · 3 April 2024 English

Considering the aftermath of the ICJ’s Advisory Opinion, the consequences of the Dayton Peace Agreement (DPA) in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), and the stalemate in the implementation of the 2013 …

gives scholarships to students who glorified war criminals in BiH’ (N1, 15 July 2023) <https:// n1info ves-scholarships-to-students-who-glorified-war-criminals-in-bih/> accessed 2 August 2023. 10 THE (UNCERTAIN) secession of the RS entity, glorifying convicted war criminals and genocidaires, systematically and institutionally gives scholarships to students who glorified war criminals in BiH’ (N1, 15 July 2023) <https://n1info. es- scholarships-to-students-who-glorified-war-criminals-in-bih/> accessed 2 August 2023. 20. Posner


Newlines Institute for Strategy and Policy · 29 March 2024 English

S., and NATO in the Western the EU – responds to growing tensions and security Balkans Russia aims to impede the integration of the challenges in Kosovo matters for the …

Serbia’s refusal Also, the glorification of war criminals and historical to acknowledge the results of


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