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the quality of passing all moral bounds

a monstrous offense or evil

Synonyms for atrocity

the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane

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Senators John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and Ben Cardin (D-MD), a senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, to impose targeted sanctions and travel restrictions on senior Burmese military officials responsible for human rights atrocities against the Rohingya people.
We are along with our Kashmiri brothers in this hard time besides Indian government has crossed all the limits of atrocities on weaponless innocent Kashmiris and demanded the United Nations to take notice of atrocities of Indian government.
ISLAMABAD -- The oppressed Kashmiris would continue their peaceful struggle against Indian atrocities in their occupied territory till winning freedom from Indian clutches, Abdul Majeed Mir, a leader of APHC on Saturday said.
This presentation was delivered on January 30, 2018, at a special program marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, "Preventing Atrocities in the 21st Century: Seven Decades after the Holocaust, How Can the World Prevent Future Atrocities," at the U.
AN OFFICIAL spokesman for Jeremy Corbyn has sparked anger after suggesting protesters against atrocities in Aleppo might have as much reason to demonstrate outside other countries' embassies as the Russian one.
LAHORE -- Vice President Wafaq-ul-Madaris Shia Pakistan Allama Qazi Niaz Hussain Monday said that Indian forces were committing the worst type of atrocities of human history against innocent people of occupied Indian Kashmir.
Mass Atrocities, Risk and Resilience: Rethinking Prevention
Russia, China, Britain and France -- to veto a resolution on crimes against mass atrocities.
TUNIS (TAP) - Foreign Minister Taieb Baccouche affirmed, Wednesday, Tunisia's support to the move by France and Mexico to limit the use of the veto power in situations of mass atrocities.
NEW YORK (CyHAN)- The foreign ministers of Mexico and France on Wednesday announced that they are tabling a resolution that would voluntarily restrain the use of the veto power in the Security Council hold when the issue involves mass atrocities.
BRUSSELS, Oct 31 (KUNA) -- The EU Friday expressed condolences to the families of the tribesmen who were killed in recent ISIL atrocities in the Anbar province, as well as to the families of the victims of the terrorist attacks launched recently in Baghdad.
When Syria committed atrocities it was not only condemned but sanctions were slapped on it.
21 ( ANI ): The Syrian government's policy of waging war by killing civilians and increasing abuses by rebel groups has not put enough pressure from world leaders to end atrocities and hold perpetrators to account, Human Rights Watch (HRW) World Report 2014 has revealed.
Investigative journalist Nick Turse offers a disturbing account of American atrocities in the Vietnam War in a commendable attempt to bring attention to the death and destruction wrought upon South Vietnamese civilians.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Parliamentary Deputy Speaker Aref Taifour called the federal government to submit an apology for the Kurdish people for the atrocities of the previous governments.