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LABOUR leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn has suggested Tony Blair could be put on trial for war crimes over the invasion of Iraq.
Nor did I know that giving a homeless (having been expelled from both Lebanon and Jordan) mass of people a strip of land for free and expecting peace to reign on your borders is a war crime - but it looks as if it is.
While most Army lawyers know that the United States prosecuted hundreds of war crimes in the aftermath of World War II, few know that the Judge Advocate General's Corps (JAGC) contemplated conducting similar trials after hostilities between Chinese, North Korean, and United Nations forces ended on the Korean peninsula.
Moreno-Ocampo has also said he was investigating allegations that the anti-Gaddafi forces and NATO were also guilty of war crimes during the civil war.
CAIRO: The International Criminal Court prosecutor said on Thursday he would present a case for possible war crimes by Libya's Moammar Qaddafi in May and that he could open a second case to include more recent attacks on civilians.
12) The 2007 Manual for Military Commissions (Manual), elaborating on an identical conspiracy provision in the Military Commissions Act of 2006, notes that if the accused knew of the unlawful purpose of the conspiracy, agreed to join with members of it to commit some war crime, and took an overt act in furtherance of the conspiracy, the accused could be held criminally liable for conspiracy to commit war crimes.
Israel did not ratify the law of the International war crime tribunal established in 2003.
59) Meanwhile, the notion of war crime itself has given rise to a proliferation of meanings.
LABOUR leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn has suggested that ex-North East MP Tony Blair could be made to stand trial for war crimes over the invasion of Iraq.
JEREMY Corbyn has suggested Tony Blair could be made to stand trial for war crimes over the invasion of Iraq.
The US opposition to the bid by the Palestinian Authority to bringIsrael to theInternational Criminal Court for war crimes in Gaza is the result of pressure from the Israeli lobby,says an investigative journalist.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Judiciary Chief Sadeq Amoli Larijani blasted the Zionist regime for its atrocities against the Palestinian people, and said the Israelis are committing war crimes in Gaza.
Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki said on Tuesday after meeting prosecutors at the International Criminal Court that there was "clear evidence" that Israel committed war crimes in Gaza.
Damascus, (SANA) Justice Ministry and Arab Center for Documenting War Crimes and Legal Prosecution signed a memo of understanding for cooperation regarding counterterrorism and documenting war crimes.
17 ( ANI ): Students staged a protest on Sunday in the national capital demanding action against war crimes committed against Tamils in Sri Lanka.