Genocides Current Affairs, GK & News
The International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Rwandan genocide is observed every year on 7th of April in memory of the victims of the genocide in Rwanda. The 1994 genocide is considered the hallmark example of violence that was ignored by the international community. In 994, around 800,000 Tutsis were slaughtered in Rwanda in ..
The judges of United Nations, have passed orders against the former Serb Bosnian leader Radovan Karadzic. His sentence of 40 years has been further increased to life in prison for committing genocide and war crimes. It was in 2016 that the 73 years old Karadzic was awarded a sentence for the 1995 July Srebrenica massacre ..
Topics: Bosnian genocide • Crimes against humanity • Genocides • Human rights abuses • Peter Robinson • Serbian nationalists • Serbs of Bosnia and Herzegovina • Srebrenica massacre • War crimes • Yugoslav Wars
Radovan Karadzic, the final Bosnian Serb leader will soon face the judges of UN appeals for a ruling which will put an end to one of the highest profile law battles emanating from Balkan wars of 1990 which had resulted in the collapse of Yugoslavia. Karadzic was awarded a sentence of 40 years in 2016 ..
Topics: Bosnian genocide • Breakup of Yugoslavia • Crimes against humanity • Genocides • Keraterm camp • Serbian nationalists • Serbs of Bosnia and Herzegovina • Srebrenica massacre • War crimes • Yugoslav Wars
The Armenian Genocide (or Armenian Holocaust / Armenian Massacres and by Armenians, as the Great Crime), the first genocide of the 20th Century, occurred when two million Armenians living in Turkey were eliminated from their historic homeland through forced deportations and massacres. It was deliberate and systematic destruction of the Armenian population of the Ottoman ..
Topics: Anti-Armenianism • Armenian Genocide • Armenian Genocide denial • Armenian Genocide recognition • Armenians • Committee of Union and Progress • Continents • Genocides • Human rights abuses • Persecution of Christians in the Ottoman Empire • War crimes