war crimes

CUNY Students Confront David Petraeus on First Day

CUNY Students Confront David Petraeus on First Day
CUNY students accosted Retired General David Petraeus on his first day at the university demanding answers to his actions during the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
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Obama Requests Immunity for War Criminal George W. Bush

Obama Requests Immunity for War Criminal George W. Bush
Obama's DOJ has requested that George W. Bush, Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice and Paul Wolfowitz be granted immunity in a case that is alleging that they violated international law with the Iraq War. This is after an Iraqi woman filed a complaint in federal court where she alleged that the planning of the Iraq War constituted a "crime of aggression against Iraq."
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Also in Military Court: Ft Hood Shooter Rests Case, US Soldier Faces Witnesses in War Crime Trial

Two Afghan villagers who traveled about 7,000 miles to testify against a U.S. soldier who massacred their relatives didn't get to say everything they wanted to in court Wednesday. And elsewhere, Maj. Nidal Hasan, an American-born Muslim soldier and Army psychiatrist on trial for a shooting rampage that killed 13 people in TX, for all purposes rested his case without contention in court — choosing instead to wage a campaign in the media. Coupled with the enormity of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning's 35 year prison sentence, it's been a busy day in America's military courts.
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Gene Johnson, Michael Graczyk and Paul J. Weber
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