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أصدرت الأمانة العامة لجامعة الدول العربية (قطاع فلسطين والأراضى العربية المحتلة) بيانا اليوم، الاثنين، بمناسبة الذكرى 66 لنكبة الشعب الفلسطينى عام 1948، حيث وجهت الجامعة العربية، وهى تستذكر هذا اليوم الأسود فى تاريخ البشرية، تحية إكبار وإجلال للشعب الفلسطينى الصامد على أرضه، المناضل لإنهاء الاحتلال لإقامة دولته الفلسطينية المستقلة وعاصمتها القدس الشرقية.

Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki offered, on Thursday, the "apologies of the Tunisian State" to the victims of torture over the last 50 years as well as to their families.

Chairing in Carthage a ceremony on National Day against Torture, Marzouki urged civil society to show vigilance so that the State finds no justifications for practices detrimental to human dignity.

"Rest assured that the State will stand up against torture and rehabilitate victims," he stressed. Such atrocities will see no repeat, he added.

افاد مسؤول اميركي كبير ان الزعماء الاسرائيليين والفلسطينيين غير مستعدين لتقديم "تنازلات مؤلمة لازمة للسلام وحمل الجانبين المسؤولية عن انهيار المحادثات الشهر الماضي".

انتقد حقوقيون تونسيون الطريقة التي تم فيها اختيار أعضاء هيئة "الحقيقة والكرامة"، والمكلفة برصد كل التجاوزات في ما يتعلق بحقوق الإنسان، وأكدوا أن القانون يحظر تواجد بعض الأعضاء في تلك الهيئة ومع ذلك تم اعتمادهم فيها.

The first person ever found guilty under Canada's war-crimes legislation has failed in an attempt to have his conviction overturned.

Barack Obama's administration has decided to back a push to have the International Criminal Court (ICC) open a formal, United Nations-sanctioned investigation into potential Syrian war crimes, embracing a strategy that it once dismissed as wholly inadequate in confronting mass atrocities in Syria, according to U.N.-based officials.

The courtroom erupted in cheers after former Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios Montt was found guilty of genocide in May 2013 for allegedly allowing massacres of more than 1,700 indigenous Ixil Mayans in the early 1980s.

Leading presidential candidate Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says Muslim Brotherhood is "finished" in Egypt if he is elected.

All war crimes trials must be public, as well as the full names of the perpetrators, while the current practice of ‘anonymisation’ of suspects should end, a conference in Sarajevo heard.

UN chief Ban Ki-moon, on a day's visit to the country, says Riek Machar has agreed to meet President Kiir in Ethiopia.