Posts Tagged ‘civilians’

Ethiopia Accuses Separatists of ‘Massacre’ of 600 Civilians

At least 600 civilians were killed in northern Ethiopia on November 9 due to their ethnicity, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) alleged on Tuesday. The EHRC on November 24 released a preliminary report into the attack, which took place in Maikadra, a town in Ethiopia’s northernmost Tigray region. The state-appointed human rights watchdog said in its report […]

Ethiopia says Tigray youth group killed 600 civilians in Nov 9 attack

A Tigrayan youth group stabbed, strangled, and bludgeoned to death at least 600 civilians with the collusion of local security forces during a massacre in the town of Mai Kadra, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said on Tuesday.The Nov. 9 attack was aimed at residents of non-Tigrayan origin, said the state-appointed commission. Reuters was not […]

Jewish soldiers and civilians looted Arab neighbors’ property en masse in ’48. The authorities turned a blind eye

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Terror Attack in Hasakah Countryside Kills Three Civilians at Least

September 25, 2020 Arabi Souri A terror attack against a civilians bus killed three civilians and injured 12 others in the vicinity of Ras Al Ain, in the northwestern province of Hasakah, at the borders with Turkey. A booby-trapped parked car was detonated in a road in the village of Tal Halaf next to a moving […]

Churchill Wanted to “Drench” Masses of German Civilians with Poison Gas

In a secret wartime memorandum, Winston Churchill told his advisers that he wanted to “drench” Germany with poison gas. Churchill’s July 1944 memo to his chief of staff Gen. Hastings Ismay was reproduced in the August-September 1985 issue of American Heritage magazine. “I you to think very seriously over this question of poison gas,” the […]

OCHA: Protection of Civilians Report | 14 – 27 July 2020 31 Jul 2020

July 31, 2020 5:00 AM United Nations Office of Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Twenty Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces in various clashes across the West Bank. This is around 80 per cent below the average of such injuries since the beginning of 2020. Fourteen of the injuries were sustained during clashes that erupted in […]

Fifteen Civilians wounded in Ukrainian shelling of Gorlovka, Donbass

     The latest reports have come in from Horlovka, Donbass, indicating that around 15 peaceful, law-abiding residents have been harmed by the shelling of Kiev’s forces. The civilians were wounded as part of Kiev’s latest May Offensive, which cynically occurred as U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine, Kurt Volker visited the front lines. Around one thousand […]

‘NYT’ columnist says killing Palestinian civilians is… good for Palestinians

“This is because, subconsciously or not, they don’t see Palestinians as human beings in quite the same way that Israeli Jews are human” And it is fine and manly for Jewish Israeli “heroes” to use knives/machetes against their enemies but if Palestinians use knives they are “bloodthirsty murderous terrorists” which is only to be expected […]

At the U.N., Trudeau Opposes an Investigation into israel’s Shooting of Unarmed Civilians – Including a Canadian Doctor

At the U.N., Trudeau Opposes an Investigation into Israel’s Shooting of Unarmed Civilians – Including a Canadian Doctor By Dimitri Lascaris, This week, courtesy of Justin Trudeau, the world witnessed one of the swiftest and most cowardly flip-flops in Canadian political history. On May 16, 2018, Canada’s Prime Minister issued a statement calling for an […]

US State Passes Law Defining Any Criticism of Israel As ‘Anti-Semitic’ Just As They Kill 60 Civilians

The news that Israel killed more than 60 Palestinians on Monday alone, has sparked criticism from Americans who are frustrated with the United States’ failure to hold one of its closest allies accountable for the human rights violations it is committing—and individuals in one state will soon be labeled as “anti-Semitic” for openly voicing their […]

US Coalition Killed Nearly 12 Times More Civilians in Mosul than did ISIS

WASHINGTON – Just a few months after the U.S. declared ISIS in Iraq “defeated,” a new study has concluded that the U.S.-led battle to remove Daesh (ISIS) from Mosul, once Iraq’s second-largest city, ultimately killed nearly 12 times the number of civilians than were killed by the infamous terror group. The study, published in the […]

If Any Other Country Was Shooting Civilians Like Israel, The US Would’ve Invaded By Now

The death toll in Gaza increased dramatically on Monday as Israeli Defense Forces opened fire on thousands of Palestinian civilians, killing 41 and injuring at least 1,700, and the United States’ response served as a reminder that if the governments in Iran, Syria, North Korea or Russia had done the same thing, the […]

If Any Other Country Was Shooting Civilians Like Israel, The US Would Be Calling For Invasion By Now

By Rachel Blevins The death toll in Gaza increased dramatically on Monday as Israeli Defense Forces opened fire on thousands of Palestinian civilians, killing 41 and injuring at least 1,700, and the United States’ response served as a reminder that if the governments in Iran, Syria, North Korea or Russia had done the […]

No civilians killed in US raid, Somalia says

No civilians were killed in a joint US-Somali counter-terrorism raid on Al-Shabaab earlier this week, the Somali government has claimed. Garowe Online reported security spokesperson Abdalaziz Hildhiban saying: “As of now, there are no civilian casualties resulted in the operation.” He continued that on fighters were killed during the attack which was […]

25 civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria’s Hasakah province – Reports

The so-called Syria Observatory for Human Rights, based in London, reported in November 2017 that 2,579 civilians, including 644 children and 470 women, were the victims of US-led airstrikes in Syria over the past 38 months. *Daesh, also known as ISIL/ISIS/IS, a terrorist group banned in Russia and many other countries Source Article from https://theiranproject.com/blog/2018/05/02/25-civilians-killed-in-us-led-airstrikes-in-syrias-hasakah-province-reports/ 00

Civilians killed in ongoing bombing of Yarmouk

Maureen Clare Murphy Rights and Accountability 24 April 2018 Eighteen civilians have been reported killed during intensive bombardment on Yarmouk refugee camp that began on 19 April as Syrian government forces aim to retake territory held by Islamic State south of Damascus. Six were killed in heavy shelling in the camp on Tuesday night. Hundreds […]

Debunking the latest Syrian Gas Attack and save US soldiers and Syrian civilians lives

Debunking the latest Syrian Gas Attack and save US soldiers and Syrian civilians lives The Jimmy Dore Show Jimmy Dore debunks the latest Syrian gas false flag attack produced right at the moment to deflect from Hillary Clinton’s loss to Donald Trump, his campaign trail promises to get out of the Middle East and get […]

State Dept Accuses Russia And Syria Of Gassing Civilians Before Any Investigation

Just weeks ago, two firebreathing neoconservative war whores were promoted to the highest echelons of influence within the Trump administration. The new National Security Advisor John Bolton only has one key on his piano, and that key is war. Neoconservative hawk Mike Pompeo was promoted from the head of the notoriously vicious Central Intelligence Agency to Hillary Clinton’s old job […]

Who gassed civilians in Syria, Russia/Syria or USA backed Al-Qaeda terrorists? It’s not a hard question

Just weeks ago, two firebreathing neoconservative war whores were promoted to the highest echelons of influence within the Trump administration. The new National Security Advisor John Bolton only has one key on his piano, and that key is war. Neoconservative hawk Mike Pompeo was promoted from the head of the notoriously vicious Central Intelligence Agency […]

Russia: 40,000 civilians return to Syria’s E Ghouta

The Russian Defense Ministry made the announcement on Tuesday. The returnees had initially left the Damascus suburb using four humanitarian corridors set up to enable their safe exit from the area. Militants had been using the area to launch incessant rocket attacks on the capital. Backed by Russian airpower, the Syrian army has been trying […]

Australian military kills more civilians in Iraq

The Australian defence force says allegations that an air force bomb in Mosul, Iraq, killed civilians are “credible”. The Australian Super Hornet airstrike last year is said to have killed two civilian adults and injured two children when it bombed a terrace house in west Mosul. Amnesty International says the strike “may […]

Israeli occupation kills 17 civilians, wounds 1,600 others in Gaza

Tens of thousands of Palestinians gathered along eastern border of Gaza Strip on Friday part of Great March of Return, which turned violent with Israeli occupation forces killing 17 protesters. As many as 100,000 took part in the peaceful march, which is planned to last for six days. They were protesting against Israel’s longstanding blockade […]

143k civilians & rebels left E. Ghouta amid humanitarian ceasefire – Russian MoD

“143,194 people in total, including 105,857 civilians as well as 13,793 militants and 23,544 members of their families have left eastern Ghouta during humanitarian pauses,” Sergey Rudskoy, Deputy Chief of Russian General Staff, said at a news briefing on Friday. The evacuation is being monitored by the UN and other aid agencies, and a live […]

Should Israeli Settlers be Considered Civilians?

It is time to pose a question: Are Israeli settlers civilians? Or are they illegal occupiers? A group of Israeli settlers made the move, to seize land in East Hebron (al-Khalil) last Monday (06/03/18), setting up camp – adjacent to the ‘Kharsina settlement’ – backed by an entourage of heavily armed soldiers. This move threatens three Palestinian families, with fears that […]

Caught On Camera: Israel Targets Civilians With A Chemical Weapon Drone

For the first time, Lebanon-based Al-Mayadeen TV released new dramatic footage showing Israeli forces using a weaponized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) against a Hamas rally in the Gaza Strip, according to the Times of Israel. The short video clip published by Al-Mayadeen shows a weaponized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) targeting demonstrations in the […]

How Unarmed Civilians Stopped Violent Sinhala Buddhist Mobs in Sri Lanka

On March 4th, Sinhala Buddhist mobs began sweeping through Sri Lanka’s Kandy district, hurling petrol bombs at Muslim-owned houses, shops and mosques. The attacks came as a shock, as Sri Lanka has not seen violence on this scale in nearly a decade. The government deployed thousands of security forces, armed with automatic weapons, tear gas and […]

Bodies of Mosul civilians contaminate water, threaten epidemic

Mosul, Iraq – Heaps of bodies are being uncovered amongst the rubble of Mosul and in its river, threatening contamination and a public health emergency. Human remains are almost indistinguishable from the debris of ruined buildings. During the nine months of fighting, the city of Mosul came under bombardment by US-led coalition warplanes […]

Civilians evacuated from Afrin to prevent Turkish massacre

nsnbc : Following the announcement by Turkey’s armed forces that they have gained a foothold in the city center of Afrin, the Democratic Autonomous Administration […]

Over 5000 civilians leave Eastern Ghouta, army units receive them and provide their needs

SANA– Thousands of besieged civilians who were used as human shields by terrorists have managed to leave Eastern Ghouta. SANA reporter said that over 5000 civilians, mostly children and women, on Sunday exited Eastern Ghouta through the safe corridors, as Syrian Arab Army units secured their exit to safe areas were prepared to receive them. […]

Thousands of civilians fleeing militant-occupied E. Ghouta as mass exodus continues (LIVE)

In total, more than 68,000 people have so far left Eastern Ghouta through the humanitarian corridors set up by the Syrian Army and Russia, the Russian Defense Ministry’s Center for Syrian Reconciliation said in a statement. “The humanitarian corridor in Eastern Ghouta continues to work,” Maj. Gen. Vladimir Zolotukhin, a spokesman for the Reconciliation Center, […]

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