U.S. believes Syria used chemicals The United States has evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday. But numerous questions remain about the origins of the chemicals and what impact their apparent use could have on the ongoing Syrian civil war and international involvement in it. More
S. Korea Hints At Nuclear Testing The American military commander in the region is staying there instead of returning to Washington--taking no chances as North Korea continues to make threats. More
Pyongyang rumblings have little effect on SKoreans Outsiders might hear the opening notes of a war in the deluge of threats and provocations from North Korea, but to South Koreans it is a familiar drumbeat. Separated from the North by a heavily fortified border for decades, they have for the most part lived with tough talk from Pyongyang all their lives. More
Bosnia war leader Ratko Mladic's genocide trial hears final arguments Closing arguments are being heard in the genocide trial of a former Serb military commander during the Bosnian war. Ratko Mladic was described as a central figure in the 1995 massacre of thousands of Muslims from the Bosnia and Herzegovina town of Srebrenica. 12/7/2016 - 11:55 pm | View Link
UN court urged to find Mladic guilty of genocide in Bosnian towns The Hague (AFP) - UN prosecutors described harrowing scenes of rape and murder Tuesday as they sought an unprecedented conviction for genocide in Bosnian towns during the 1990s conflict against former Serb commander ... May 2012, Mladic's trial is now ... 12/6/2016 - 7:00 am | View Link
At Genocide Trial, Prosecutor Says Mladic Wanted Muslims To 'Vanish Completely' Prosecutors have begun their closing arguments at the genocide trial of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic in The Hague. Prosecutor Alan Tieger told judges at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on December ... 12/5/2016 - 3:17 pm | View Link
Who is Ratko Mladic? Former Bosnian Serb general on trial for war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity BRANDED the “Butcher of Bosnia”, Ratko Mladic is on trial accused of war crimes ... The following May, Mladic, by now a general, was made commander of the Bosnian Serb forces and fought to link Serb-held lands in eastern and western Bosnia. 12/5/2016 - 10:26 am | View Link
Bosnian Serb commander Mladic central to Srebrenica genocide: prosecutors THE HAGUE Former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic was a central figure in the 1995 massacre of thousands of Muslims from Srebrenica, prosecutors told judges at his genocide trial on Monday. Prosecutors were making their closing arguments in ... 12/5/2016 - 2:11 am | View Link
Bosnian War The Bosnian War was an international armed conflict that took place in Bosnia and Herzegovina between 1992 and 1995. Following a number of violent incidents in early ... 12/5/2016 - 5:29 pm | View Website
Crimes of War – Bosnia By Florence Hartmann. The conflict in Bosnia-Herzegovina, which began in April 1992 and ended in November 1995, has come to be seen as the model for wars of ethnic ... 11/30/2016 - 4:13 am | View Website
The Bosnian War and Srebrenica Genocide The height of the killing in the Bosnian War took place in July 1995 when 8,000 Bosniaks were killed in what became known as the Srebrenica genocide. 11/30/2016 - 3:08 am | View Website
Bosnian Genocide BOSNIA 1995 - before the genocide - the genocide - after the genocide - witness - issues. GENOCIDES NAMIBIA ARMENIA UKRAINE the HOLOCAUST CAMBODIA GUATEMALA 11/29/2016 - 4:24 pm | View Website
Srebrenica massacre The Srebrenica massacre, also known as the Srebrenica genocide (Bosnian: Masakar u Srebrenici; Genocid u Srebrenici), was the July 1995 genocide of more than 8,000 ... 11/29/2016 - 2:01 pm | View Website
The Vatican's Christmas nativity scene has an unusual addition this year: a spire from one of the dozens of churches and basilicas that were damaged or destroyed in this year's central Italy earthquakes.
Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency says a court has dropped a case against Israeli military officials charged in the deaths of 10 Turkish activists, a decision aligned with a reconciliation pact between Turkey and Israel.
Doctors Without Borders is rejecting a claim by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen that a coalition airstrike on one of the aid group's hospitals in the war-torn country was an accident.