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'14 Gaza conflict may have seen both Israel, Hamas commit war crimes: U.N

World Jun 23, 2015

'14 Gaza conflict may have seen both Israel, Hamas commit war crimes: U.N

A U.N. investigation on Monday accused both Israel and Hamas militants of committing possible war crimes in last summer's Gaza war, finding that Israeli airstrikes on residential buildings caused many civilian deaths and suggesting Israeli leaders knowingly endangered them. The report, which Israel rejected as ...

World May 27, 2015

Amnesty accuses Hamas of torturing, killing Palestinians in 2014 Gaza war

A leading international watchdog on Wednesday accused the militant Hamas group of abducting, torturing and killing Palestinians during the war in the Gaza Strip last year, saying some of the actions amount to war crimes. Amnesty International detailed the abuses in a report titled "Strangling ...

Iraq calls for air power to protect antiquities

World Mar 10, 2015

Iraq calls for air power to protect antiquities

Iraq urged a U.S.-led military coalition on Sunday to use air power to protect the country's antiquities from Islamic State fighters looting and destroying some of the world's greatest archaeological treasures. A government minister said the coalition, which has carried out 2,800 airstrikes against Islamic ...