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The Prosecutor of the International criminal court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, has published an annual report stating that the U.S. armed forces and the Central intelligence Agency (CIA) committed war crimes in Afghanistan, including torture, ill-treatment, abuse of human dignity and violence.
In a report published on the website of the ICC, noted that the alleged war crimes U.S. forces have committed during the period 1 may 2003 to 31 December 2014 and their victims were at least 61 people...

Iraq's Kurdish peshmerga security forces have unlawfully destroyed Arab homes and villages in northern Iraq over the past two years in what may amount to a war crime, rights group Human Rights Watch said on Sunday.
Kurdish peshmerga fighters are part of a 100,000-strong Iraqi alliance, backed by U.S.-led air strikes and advisers, that is battling to retake Mosul from Daesh but has so far gained just a small foothold in the city.
The New York-based group said in a report that...

ANTI-IMMIGRANT arsonists are suspected of trying to burn down a 'new Sangatte' centre for the homeless in one of the most upmarket areas of Paris.

The attack on the £4m buildings - which opened in the 16th arrondissement on Saturday - happened while families were inside, including young children.

It is the second attack on the centre and follows the French authorities destroying a series of illegal camps across the city, many containing UK bound migrants.

Thomas Lauret...

Donald Trump's election victory means the Palestinian people will never have a state of their own, a Right-wing Israeli government minister has said as he hailed the demise of a "two-state solution" in the Middle East.

Naftali Bennett, Israel's education minister, is a champion of Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank and released a statement within hours of Mr Trump's win declaring: "The era of a Palestinian state is over."

Many Israeli settlers expect Mr Trump will end...

last remaining food rations are currently being handed out in Syria's rebel-held eastern Aleppo and there will be nothing left to distribute next week without a resupply, the UN said Thursday.

United Nations aid convoys have not reached the besieged eastern part of Aleppo since July, when regime forces cut off the last supply route.

"The reports we have now from within East Aleppo is that the last food rations are being distributed as we speak," the head of a UN-backed...

Did you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since their independence till today!

When Sékou Touré of Guinea decided in 1958 to get out of french colonial empire, and opted for the country independence, the french colonial elite in Paris got so furious, and in a historic act of fury the french administration in Guinea destroyed everything in the country which represented what they called the benefits from french colonization.

Three thousand French...

Attacks have taken place in the UK, France, Austria and Sweden.

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The PKK has started to terrorize Turkish citizens and institutions across Europe following the arrests of opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) lawmakers in Turkey on Friday.

Following is a timeline of attacks on Turkish citizens in Europe since Thursday when reports about an impending police operation against the HDP surfaced:

UK

On Saturday, PKK members attacked two Turkish...

Some 2,000 Palestinians in the Jordan Valley have been affected by Israeli demolitions since the start of the year, according to United Nations figures.

Reporting on the data, Israeli newspaper Haaretz said the number is “particularly high” because Israeli occupation forces have targeted “water networks to several communities in the valley”.

In 2016 to date, up to 9 October, the Israeli army and so-called Civil Administration officials – the body which manages the day-to-day...

A vehicle belonging to Turkey's consulate general was set on fire in the German city of Hannover on Sunday, a Turkish diplomatic source said.

According to the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media, the suspected arson attack had left the car gutted.

On Saturday, a group of PKK supporters gathered in front of the consulate for a demonstration.

Police are investigating a possible connection between the incident and PKK...

Israeli occupation forces shot an “unarmed and suicidal” 12-year-old girl in an incident initially reported by the Israeli media as a failed stabbing attack.

According to Defence for Children International – Palestine (DCIP), Bara Esawi was shot three times in the leg “for failing to halt at Eliyahu checkpoint near Qalqilya, northwest of Ramallah in the West Bank, on September 21.”

Esawi was only carrying school books in her backpack when she was shot, and told DCIP that “she...

The North Dakota state capitol is reportedly under a lockdown order while more than a dozen people were arrested for protesting against the Dakota Access pipeline. According to witness accounts shared on Twitter, dozens of people gathered on a lawn outside the state capitol building in solidarity with protesters against the $3.8 billion pipeline, which is being constructed by Energy Transfer Partners.

There have reportedly been at least 14 people detained, including members of clergy...

Belgium's response to the threat of terrorism has been "heavy handed" and "cruel," and suspects have often suffered abuse from police, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report published Thursday.

The rights group said police abused suspects and placed them in prolonged isolation, suspended passports and scrutinized phone and email logs without approval.

"Belgium has worked hard this past year to prevent further attacks, but its law and policy responses have been undermined by...

nesty International, a campaign group which has accused the Kremlin of violating human rights with its bombing campaign in Syria, was ejected from its Moscow office on Wednesday.

The Moscow city government, from which Amnesty leased the premises in central Moscow, said the group was behind on the rent, but Amnesty said it had documents to prove it was up to date with payments.

Staff at the Moscow office arrived at work to find the locks had been changed, official seals had been...

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said that Israel is currently detaining 25 Palestinian journalists, seven of whom are imprisoned under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders, without charges or trial.

According to IMEMC, Israeli Authorities are holding seven journalists under Administrative Detention, without charges or trial, except for the alleged “secret files,” that neither the detainees nor their lawyers have access to.

One of those is Malek al-Qadi, a...

KKK, neo-Nazis and militias plan to monitor urban polling places and suppress the black vote.

Neo-Nazi leader Andrew Anglin plans to muster thousands of poll-watchers across all 50 states. His partners at the alt-right website “the Right Stuff” are touting plans to set up hidden cameras at polling places in Philadelphia and hand out liquor and marijuana in the city’s “ghetto” on Election Day to induce residents to stay home. The National Socialist Movement, various factions of the Ku...