Drones crime: a form of collective punishment; no accountability, no legality.

The United Nations report over 400 civilians have been killed in the past decade for US drone strikes. The most recent attack in Pakistan on early Thursday killed 3 people; the first attack since Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif asked U.S. President Barack Obama to end the campaign of drone strikes. The Pakistani government “strongly condemns” the… Read More Drones crime: a form of collective punishment; no accountability, no legality.

124 Countries Take a Firm Stance Against Nuclear Weapons: Will there be a Positive Outcome?

On a proposal from New Zealand, on October 21 at the meeting of the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, 124 countries supported the so-called “Humanitarian Initiative,” which, condemning the devastating effects of the use of nuclear weapons, promotes the eradication of all nuclear weapons. The “Humanitarian Initiative” is the fourth in a series… Read More 124 Countries Take a Firm Stance Against Nuclear Weapons: Will there be a Positive Outcome?