Pentagon knew Afghan forces committed child abuse, but kept funding them – declassified report

Pentagon knew Afghan forces committed child abuse, but kept funding them – declassified report

The Pentagon funded Afghan military and security forces despite knowing that some of them were involved in numerous human rights abuses, including sexual assaults on children, a government watchdog says. The stunning revelation came in the form of a declassified report by the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), a US government agency tasked […]

ICC: ‘Reasonable Basis’ to Believe UK Committed War Crimes in Iraq

ICC: ‘Reasonable Basis’ to Believe UK Committed War Crimes in Iraq

War Crimes The ICC alleges UK armed forces committed war crimes in Iraq including: “wilful killing/murder torture and inhuman/cruel treatment, outrages upon personal dignity, and rape or other forms of sexual violence”. by Middle East Monitor Let’s block ads! (Why?) MintPress News fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news […]