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India asks UN to impose sanctions against terrorists for sexual violence

More than 1.3 million directly elected women representatives participate in formulating and implementing gender-responsive policies in India.

published on : 26th October 2018

Saudi Arabia, allies slam 'biased' UN resolution on Yemen

It comes after the UN Human Rights Council voted to extend an international probe of alleged war crimes committed in Yemen by both the Saudi-led coalition and the Shiite Huthi rebels.

published on : 29th September 2018

Declare Congress and  DMK war criminals, says OPS

Panneerselvam demanded that the Congress, DMK and former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa be declared war criminals.

published on : 27th September 2018

DMK, Congress should be probed for war crimes: Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswami

AIADMK had announced a protest meeting against DMK after the recent remarks of a former Sri Lankan President that Indian government helped the island nation during its 2009 fight against the LTTE.

published on : 26th September 2018

Sri Lanka will urge UN to remove war crime charges against its troops: Maithripala Sirisena

Sirisena, who will lead a delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, will address the general debate on September 25.

published on : 14th September 2018

US threatens to arrest International Criminal Court judges who probe war crimes

White House National Security Advisor John Bolton also cited a recent move by Palestinian leaders to have Israeli officials prosecuted at the ICC for human rights violations.

published on : 11th September 2018

Saudi-led coalition rejects UN's Yemen 'war crimes' report

In a first report released on Tuesday, a team of UN-mandated investigators said all parties in Yemen's conflict have committed a "substantial number of violations of international humanitarian law".

published on : 30th August 2018

Malian jihadist handed over to International Criminal Court on war crimes charges

40-year-old Hassan faces charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity for the destruction of the holy shrines of Timbuktu between 2012-2013 as well as accusations of rape and forced marriage.

published on : 1st April 2018

Arms exporters must answer for Yemen 'war crimes', says Iran's President Hassan Rouhani

Rouhani welcomed France's efforts to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal, which the United States has threatened to tear up. 

published on : 5th March 2018

UN demands handover of Libya commander after new killings

The United Nations demanded Thursday the immediate surrender of a Benghazi commander wanted by the International Criminal Court on war crimes charges.

published on : 25th January 2018

Enough evidence to convict Syria's Assad of war crimes: UN commission

A UN commission probing Syria rights abuses has gathered enough evidence to convict President Bashar al-Assad of war crimes.

published on : 13th August 2017