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Bosnia's Karadzic faces final war crimes verdict in The Hague

Bosnia's Karadzic faces final war crimes verdict in The Hague

UN judges will rule Wednesday on former Bosnian Serb strongman Radovan Karadzic's appeal against his conviction for genocide and other atrocities during the bloody civil war in the 1990s.Karadzic was sentenced in 2016 to 40 years in jail for his role in the b

Rwanda invites Macron to attend 25th anniversary of genocide

Rwanda invites Macron to attend 25th anniversary of genocide

Rwanda, which has accused France of complicity in the 1994 genocide that killed some 800,000 of its citizens, said Tuesday it had invited President Emmanuel Macron to attend the 25th anniversary of the massacre on April 7.Kigali has long insisted that France s

New York court dismisses Namibia genocide compensation suit

New York court dismisses Namibia genocide compensation suit

A New York federal court has dismissed a lawsuit by the Herero and Nama tribes seeking compensation from Germany for the genocide of their ancestors in what is now Namibia.In a 23-page judgment dated Wednesday, Judge Laura Taylor Swain said that the principle

Sudan's Bashir stands firm in face of protests

Sudan's Bashir stands firm in face of protests

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, long wanted on genocide and war crimes charges, has declared a nationwide state of emergency as he bids to stay in power despite weeks of anti-regime protest.Demonstrators first took to the streets on December 19 to protest a

Karl Marx memorial vandalised in London for second time

Karl Marx memorial vandalised in London for second time

The memorial of German philosopher Karl Marx has been vandalised in London for the second time in two weeks, the cemetery that manages the site said on Saturday.The words "architect of genocide", "terror and oppression" and "mass murder" were written in