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VIDEO: Ukrainian artillery attacked Donetsk again

Ukrainian armed forces and nazi battalions are shooting at civilians in the Donbass! People can not work in the garden or go to the store. It’s horrible! 6 more words

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Trump sacrifices civilians for the sake of rapid military victories

When President Donald Trump took office in January, it was unclear whether the bombast from his campaign would translate into an aggressive new strategy against terrorism. 990 more words

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U.S. Airstrikes Killing More Civilians Under the Trump Regime

Periodic reminder that the death of those civilians constitute war crimes and cruel, terrorizing militarism.

According to research from the nonprofit monitoring group Airwars, the first seven months of the Trump administration have already resulted in  226 more words

U.N. says 78,000 civilians could be trapped in Iraq's Hawija

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Up to 78,000 people could be trapped in Islamic State-held Hawija in northern Iraq, the United Nations said on Tuesday, as security forces push to recapture the town. 6 more words

U.S.-led forces acknowledge killing 50 more civilians in Iraq, Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. led coalition fighting Islamic State militants on Friday confirmed that another 50 civilians had been killed in strikes in Iraq and Syria, raising the total number of civilians it has killed to 735 since the conflict began in 2014.
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Targeting Civilians in Civil Conflicts: Why Ideology Matters

To understand why some groups fighting in civil conflicts target civilians more than others, it is vital to examine the role of ideology.

Recent civil wars in Iraq and Syria underscore the fact that different armed groups fighting in the same conflict can adopt strikingly different approaches to the treatment of civilians. 1,850 more words

Thousands of Civilians Transferred to Idlib from IS-controlled Territories

According to Inside Syria Media Center sources, a corridor set up by the government troops for civilian evacuation.

The sources report that some 5,000 people have left the ISIS-captured areas in Hama and Homs provinces. 56 more words

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