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23 bodies found near Damascus

September 7th, 2012 - 6:12 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, Sep 7 (IANS/AKI) At least 23 bodies of victims of a suspected mass execution have been found near the Syrian capital, Al Jazeera reported.The bodies were found in the ... Read more...

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Former Hitler aide, 97, signed ’start order’ for mass execution of Jews

December 9th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 9 (ANI): An elderly German man has been accused of signing the orders that began the Nazis' campaign of genocide.Court papers filed in the US on Tuesday alleged that ... Read more...

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Aggrieved Cambodians livid over Khmer Rouge ‘torture king’s’ light sentence

July 27th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 27 (ANI): Agitated people in Cambodia have expressed their anger over the verdict against a commandant of the central Khmer Rouge prison, Kaing Guek Eav, whose 35 years sentence ... Read more...

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Exhibit shows horrors of World War II killing fields

January 29th, 2009 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Jan 29 (DPA) Piles of bullets and spent cartridges, a rusty spade, old pistols and sub-machine pistols, pieces of clothing and numerous maps and photographs.These artefacts are part of an exhibition ... Read more...

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Iran’s mass execution ‘affront to human dignity’: EU

July 29th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Brussels, July 29 (DPA) The public execution of 29 convicted criminals in Iran was an "affront to human dignity", the European Union (EU) said Tuesday in a statement condemning the move. The ... Read more...

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