Showing posts with label executions. Show all posts
Showing posts with label executions. Show all posts

Monday, November 21, 2022

NYT Confirms Authenticity Of Videos Showing Russian PoWs Getting Killed By Ukrainians

The New York Times has confirmed that videos circulating online of more than ten Russian Prisoners of War (PoW) getting executed by Ukrainians were filmed in the village of Makiivka at the time of its recapture by the Ukrainian forces.

Sunday, November 20, 2022

UN demands investigation into Russian POW ‘execution’ video

The UN’s human rights monitoring mission in Ukraine has called on Kiev to probe a video that apparently shows the country’s troops executing Russian prisoners of war. Moscow has said that killing captives is a “widespread practice” by Ukraine’s armed forces.

Monday, October 10, 2022

Russian Human Rights Chief Appeals To Intl Organizations Over Kupyansk Execution Footage

The head of the Russian Human Rights Council, Valery Fadeev, sent appeals to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the Council of Europe, the OSCE, the ICRC, and Amnesty International over the footage showing an execution of residents near Kupyansk, the Human Rights Council said.

Monday, July 25, 2022

Myanmar executes democracy activists in new turn against dissent

 Myanmar’s junta has executed four prisoners including a former lawmaker from Aung San Suu Kyi’s party, state media said Monday, in the country’s first use of capital punishment in decades.

Monday, March 14, 2022

Saudi Arabia Deploys Forces in Qatif amid Fear of Protests after Executions - Tasnim News Agency

There has been reports of heavily deployment of Saudi security forces in the city of Qatif amid fears of huge protests against the recent executions of dozens of dissidents, according to social media users.

Thursday, June 17, 2021

South Carolina high court blocks two electric chair executions | Al Jazeera

The top court in the US state of South Carolina has blocked two executions by electric chair set for this month under the state’s recently revised capital punishment law, as US states scramble to find alternatives to lethal injections amid a drug shortage.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Irak: des soldats formés par Washington ont mené des exécutions à Mossoul, selon HRW

Une unité de l'armée irakienne formée par les forces américaines a mené des exécutions sommaires de prisonniers à Mossoul, a rapporté jeudi Human Rights Watch (HRW), appelant les Etats-Unis à suspendre leur assistance à cette division.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Russian diplomat accuses White Helmets of supporting terrorism

The White Helmets organization active in Syria, which claims to be a humanitarian NGO, in fact supports terrorists and covers up their crimes, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

ISIS "executes" 33 young people in Syria

The [so-called] "Syrian Observatory for Human Rights" said the ISIS carried out a mass execution in Syria's Deir Ezzor province in which 33 people aged 18 to 25 died.

Monday, December 26, 2016

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Terrorist groups open fire at civilians in Syria’s Aleppo, 17 dead

Radicals have opened fire at a group of civilians, who gathered for a protest in the eastern part of the Syrian city of Aleppo, and killed 17 of them, a spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry said Saturday.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Philippines asks UN to respect anti-illegal drug drive

The Philippines’ ambassador to the United Nations has called on the international body to respect President Rodrigo Duterte’s campaign against illegal drugs after UN officials expressed concerns about extrajudicial killings under the drive.

Monday, September 5, 2016

Le président philippin qualifie Obama de "fils de p***"

Le président philippin Rodrigo Duterte a qualifié lundi son homologue américain de "fils de p***", incitant Barack Obama à s'interroger sur l'intérêt d'une rencontre prévue mardi au Laos.

Friday, September 2, 2016

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Iraqi Forces Press Offensive South of Mosul, Advance in Fallujah

Iraqi forces on Sunday advanced towards Qayyarah, which lies south of the ISIL group's main stronghold of Mosul, aiming to liberate the villages that lie east of Qayyarah.

Friday, January 8, 2016

Iranians Hold New Anti-Saudi Protests Amid Tensions

Thousands of Iranians held anti-Saudi protests across the country on January 8 condemning Riyadh's execution of a prominent Shi'ite cleric that has sparked renewed tensions between the two regional rivals.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Turkey’s Erdoğan says Saudi executions ‘internal legal matter’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Jan. 6 refused to condemn Saudi Arabia for its execution of 47 convicts, including a prominent Shiite cleric, saying it was an “internal legal matter” of the kingdom.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

UN Security Council condemns attack on Saudi embassy in Iran

The UN Security Council on Monday strongly condemned an attack on the Saudi embassy in Tehran by protesters angry over Riyadh's execution of a prominent Shiite cleric.

Monday, January 4, 2016

German Greens Urge Berlin to Impose Arms Sales Ban to Saudi Arabia

The German Green Party has called for ban on arms exports to Saudi Arabia amid increased tensions between Riyadh and Tehran following the recent execution of a prominent Shiite cleric by Riyadh, party leader Cem Oezdemir said.

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