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Trump: Outdated Geneva Conventions, Enhanced Interrogation

So, as noted on MNBC, there was a strange exchange between Trump and a journalist on some aspects regarding international law.

This is the exchange in full (which can be found… 868 more words

United Nations

ON THIS DAY: July 27, 2016

July 27 is

Walk on Stilts Day

Scotch Whisky Day

Bagpipe Appreciation Day

Barbie-in-a-Blender Day

National Crème Brulee Day

World Festivals and National Holidays

Croatia – Tisno: SuncéBeat… 373 more words

History

Lost and Found - July 27th Edition

What to remember about July 27th…

  • 1775  Benjamin Rush begins his term as the 1st Surgeon General of the Continental Army
  • 1929  Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War is signed by 53 countries; known as Geneva Convention…
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History

What are these new “remote migratory policies"?

“Offshore” refugees. Op-Ed by Joana Abrisketa, Professor of International Law,  University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain), FRAME Magazine (“Fostering Human Rights Among European Policies”), May 16, 2016. 414 more words

Human Rights

ICRC: Are the 'rules of war' in crisis?

By Julia Crawford, JusticeInfo.net

MAY 23, 2016 – 17:00

An ICRC humanitarian convoy delivering aid to the residents of a suburb of Damascus held by rebels and under siege from government forces since 2013… 881 more words

Europe

Meet Ali Mohammed Baqir al-Nimr

Ali Mohammed Baqir al-Nimr[1] (Arabic: علي محمد باقر النمر‎) is a Saudi Arabian who as a teenager participated in the Saudi Arabian protests… 96 more words

Megillat HaNechoshet The Copper Scroll

Concerning the Restoration of

Megillat HaNechoshet 3Q15

to the Jewish People

Whereas longstanding Jewish and Arab claims have pervaded the horizon of the Middle East since at least 1947, and under the principals of pacific settlement, just Restoration of Megillat HaNechoshet 3Q15 is now due to the Jewish People effected by the Israeli-Arab conflict; and, 483 more words