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Lula fears 'genocide' in Brazil under Bolsonaro

Lula fears 'genocide' in Brazil under Bolsonaro

Former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva says he fears a "genocide" in Brazil because of fierce opposition to coronavirus containment measures by current President Jair Bolsonaro, whom he said should be impeached.In an interview with AFP by video conferenc

German court tries IS jihadist over Yazidi genocide

German court tries IS jihadist over Yazidi genocide

An Iraqi man believed to have belonged to the Islamic State group went on trial in Germany on Friday accused of genocide and murdering a child belonging to the Yazidi minority who he held as a slave.Taha al-Jumailly, 27, also stands accused of crimes against h

Syria parliament recognises Armenian genocide

Syria parliament recognises Armenian genocide

Syria's parliament on Thursday recognised the 1915-1917 killings of up to 1.5 million Armenians as genocide, as tensions run high with Turkey after deadly clashes in northwest Syria."The parliament... condemns and recognises the genocide committed against th

The history of Auschwitz-Birkenau

The history of Auschwitz-Birkenau

The Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau is an enduring symbol of the Holocaust.Part of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler's "Final Solution" plan for genocide against European Jews, the camp operated in the occupied southern Polish town of Oswiecim between

Rohingya refugee writers dial into Myanmar poetry slam

Rohingya refugee writers dial into Myanmar poetry slam

Divided by hatred but united over the written word, Rohingya Muslim poets in Bangladeshi refugee camps joined Buddhist bards in Myanmar by video link as part of a groundbreaking poetry festival in a country reeling from genocide allegations.Five Rohingya write