POLISH prosecutors said yesterday that they would seek the extradition of a Ukrainian WWII nazi collaborator and war criminal harboured by the United States.Michael Karkoc was identified last year as a company commander of the SS-led Ukrainian Self Defence Legion on the basis of...
Tuesday 14th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
Abundant grounds now exist to indict Tony Blair on war crimes charges, writes ROB GRIFFITHS
Saturday 16th Jul 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
by Our Foreign Desk
THE Yugoslav war crimes tribunal at The Hague acquitted Serbian far-right leader Vojislav Seselj yesterday of atrocities during the Balkan wars of the 1990s.
In a surprise defeat for the United Nations court, which last week sentenced Bosnian Serb...
Friday 1st Apr 2016
TWO former military officials were each sentenced to over 100 years in prison at the weekend for murder, rape, sexual abuse, domestic servitude and kidnapping during the 1980s civil war.
Lieutenant Colonel Esteelmen Francisco Reyes received 120...
Monday 29th Feb 2016
Tens of thousands of state agents could face hearings for alleged war crimes
Thursday 24th Dec 2015
Doctors Without Borders says 30 were killed in Afghanistan attack, including patients mown down trying to flee burning building
Saturday 7th Nov 2015
Charity chief slams deliberate and deadly strafing by gunship
Monday 19th Oct 2015
NAVY chiefs are refusing to publish the findings of an internal inquiry into the killing of an Afghan fighter by a royal marine.
Sergeant Alexander Blackman is serving an eight-year sentence for murder after shooting a wounded Afghan fighter in the chest at close range in Helmand...
Sunday 13th Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
MORE than 6,600 people have signed a petition in just two days calling for Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to be arrested for war crimes.
It calls for Mr Netanyahu to be arrested when he visits London next month to meet with Prime Minister David Cameron.
It states: “Under...
Monday 10th Aug 2015