Media Coverage

5/14/2011

Several killed and scores wounded in Gaza, Golan Heights, Ras Maroun and West Bank, as Palestinians mark Nakba Day.

5/14/2011

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Thailand (TRCT) established by the Abhisit Vejjajiva government to come up with solutions to the political divide and investigate the violence, released the first of three reports on the subject in April.

5/14/2011

Government will pay out millions of rands to compensate victims of apartheid era atrocities.

5/13/2011

In response to media enquiries on the government’s reactions to Human Rights Watch (HRW)’s report released on 3 May 2011, Director-General of the Department of Information and Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, said that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs had conveyed to HRW the relevant information on certain issues raised in the said report.

5/13/2011

A disagreement between the Khmer Rouge tribunal prosecutors over whether more investigation is needed in a controversial case has rekindled worries over whether the UN-backed court will meet its mandate.

5/13/2011

Hoy hace tres años los colombianos amanecieron con la noticia de que 14 exjefes paramilitares habían sido extraditados a Estados Unidos.

5/13/2011

El 13 de mayo de 2008, el gobierno del presidente Álvaro Uribe, en un operativo relámpago, autorizó la extradición a Estados Unidos de los 14 principales jefes paramilitares que en ese momento estaban detenidos en distintas cárceles del país, en espera de ser procesados por la Ley de Justicia y Paz.

5/12/2011

A top United Nations official met with senior members of Myanmar's newly installed Government and the Nobel Peace Prize laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and other members of the opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) in a visit to Myanmar in May 2011.

5/11/2011

Argentine authorities have arrested three former policemen in connection with what became known as flights of death during military rule.

They are accused of being the crew when French nun Leonie Duquet and rights activist Azucena Villaflor were thrown from a plane in 1977. Hundreds of political prisoners are known to have died this way.

A judge on Tuesday ordered the arrest of former police officers Enrique Jose De Saint Georges, Mario Daniel Arru and Alejandro Domingo D'Agostino.

5/11/2011

By comparing and contrasting the experiences of Georgia, Indonesia and Chile after their own revolutions, a seminar on Egypt's transitional phase offers both advice and reassurance for the challenges ahead

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