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Philippines vows less violent drug war amid ICC probe

Asia Pacific / Crime & Legal Feb 14, 2018

Philippines vows less violent drug war amid ICC probe

Philippine police said Wednesday they have adopted special measures, including body cameras, to reduce violence in anti-narcotics operations as the International Criminal Court investigates allegations of thousands of extrajudicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war. Five days after the ICC launched a preliminary examination ...

Congo's child soldiers awarded $10 million in damages by ICC

World / Crime & Legal Dec 15, 2017

Congo's child soldiers awarded $10 million in damages by ICC

International war crimes judges on Friday awarded $10 million in landmark reparations to "hundreds or thousands" of former child soldiers, left brutalized and stigmatized after being conscripted into a ruthless Congolese militia. Warlord Thomas Lubanga, 56, was jailed for 14 years after being convicted in ...

On the funny side of the universe

Art Jan 5, 2016

On the funny side of the universe

by John L. Tran

John Wood and Paul Harrison's show "Some Things Are Hard to Explain" is proving to be a big hit at the NTT Intercommunication Center. The artists' wry, tongue-in-cheek videos, drawings and animations are intentionally gormless and genuinely thought-provoking at the same time. One of the ...