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Stories with subject: Massacres
  • Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive 
    Updated: May-13-15 3:11 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - Thousands of protesters jammed into Babur square in the city of Andijan, relishing a rare burst of defiance as one speaker after another condemned hardship under Uzbekistan's despotic government.

  • Dutch peacekeeper not prosecuted for Srebrenica massacre 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 8:13 am

    ARNHEM, Netherlands - A Dutch high court has ruled that a retired general who commanded Dutch peacekeepers in the Bosnian enclave of Srebrenica when Bosnian Serb fighters overran the town and massacred some 8,000 Muslim men should not be prosecuted for involvement in the slayings.