- War crimes apologist from Franco-Algerian war dies Updated: Dec-04-13 12:01 pm
- UN: Syria crimes evidence 'indicates' Assad role Updated: Dec-02-13 3:54 pm
- Director donates documents to Va Holocaust Museum Updated: Dec-01-13 12:37 pm
- Protest in Bosnia during UN tribunal chief speech Updated: Nov-27-13 10:58 am
- UN tribunal's president visits Bosnian mass grave Updated: Nov-25-13 1:48 pm
- 3 Californians get prestigious Rhodes scholarships Updated: Nov-24-13 7:06 pm
- C. African Republic: Kony wants to surrender Updated: Nov-21-13 2:56 pm
- Bosnia court releases genocide convicts Updated: Nov-19-13 11:38 am
- Soldier: Minneapolis man ordered Nazi-led attack Updated: Nov-18-13 9:02 pm
- Experts welcome German decision against Minn. man Updated: Nov-18-13 6:34 pm
- EU in Kosovo indicts 15 for war crimes Updated: Nov-08-13 11:04 am
- Swiss probe metals refiner over Congo gold Updated: Nov-06-13 10:50 am
- Australian seeks to overturn Guantanamo conviction Updated: Nov-05-13 8:22 pm
- Can you crowd fund a manhunt for Joseph Kony? Updated: Nov-05-13 11:54 am
PARIS - French Gen. Paul Aussaresses, whose remorseless admission of executions and torture during the Algerian independence war five decades ago forced France to examine the dark period, has died. He was 95.
GENEVA - A growing body of evidence collected by U.N. investigators points to the involvement of senior Syrian officials, including President Bashar Assad, in crimes against humanity and war crimes, the U.N.'s top human rights official said Monday.
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Holocaust Museum's executive director spent 25 years helping federal authorities investigate suspected Nazi war criminals.
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - Civil rights activists and war victims protested Wednesday as the president of the U.N. war crimes tribunal for former Yugoslavia spoke of successes at a conference dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the court.
TOMASICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina - The president of the U.N. war crimes trial for the former Yugoslavia said Monday that seeing what could be Bosnia's largest mass grave was like standing "face to face with horror."
LOS ANGELES - Miles Unterreiner couldn't believe that he was selected as a Rhodes Scholar. Now, he can't wait to study at England's Oxford University next October and launch a career to advance human rights around the world.
NAIROBI, Kenya - Central African Republic's government said Thursday that Joseph Kony, an accused war criminal hunted by African troops and U.S. advisers, is believed to be in the country's remote southeast and has been talking with the president. U.S. officials and others expressed doubt the reported talks represent a breakthrough in efforts to bring him to justice.
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - A Bosnian court on Tuesday released 10 Bosnian Serb war crimes convicts, including six jailed for genocide, because it applied the wrong criminal code during their trials.
BERLIN - A retired Minnesota carpenter, shown in a June investigation to be a former commander in a Nazi SS-led unit, ordered his men to attack a Polish village that was razed to the ground, according to testimony newly uncovered by The Associated Press. The account of the massacre that killed dozens of women and children contradicts statements by the man's family that he was never at the scene of the 1944 bloodshed.
MINNEAPOLIS - New evidence that a Minneapolis man who commanded a Nazi SS-led unit ordered an attack on a Polish village in World War II underscores the need for federal authorities to investigate, a leader of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas said Monday.
PRISTINA, Kosovo - A European Union prosecutor on Friday indicted 15 former ethnic Albanian rebels suspected of torturing, mistreating and killing civilians detained in central Kosovo during the 1998-99 war against Serbia.
GENEVA - Swiss prosecutors confirmed Wednesday that a criminal investigation has been opened against one of the world's largest processors of precious metals over allegations that it laundered gold obtained through war crimes.
MIAMI - An Australian who trained with al-Qaida in Afghanistan and ended up a prisoner in Guantanamo Bay sought Tuesday to walk back the plea deal that got him home, filing an appeal to overturn his terrorism conviction by a military court.
KAMPALA, Uganda - How can you crowd-fund the hunt for a war criminal on the run deep in Africa's jungles? A Canadian adventurer wants to do just that: raise funds and take a small band of former soldiers to find Joseph Kony.