Nov 9, 2016

Investigators probe mass grave near Mosul, fear children among dead

The stench of death drew Iraqi soldiers to the unsettled plot of land freshly liberated from Islamic State fighters. When a bulldozer scraped the ground, bones poked from just beneath the surface, along with clothing scraps, garbage bags, human remains swarming with flies — ...

Jan 23, 2014

U.N. court trims sentences of Serbs over Kosovo atrocities

Three high-ranking Serb political, military and police officials had their sentences trimmed Thursday for atrocities in Kosovo, but Yugoslav war crimes tribunal appeals judges left in place key elements of a lower court’s finding that leaders in Belgrade orchestrated crimes against humanity there in ...