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فزّاعة يسقط حمد بقرية العكر 10/8/2011

10/8/2011 العكر - البحرين | @alekernews فزاعة يسقط حمد بقرية العكر Aleker - Bahrain Down Hamad scarecrow in the village of Aleker...
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وثق للبحرين | #Document HR violations page - Al-Wefaq

#Document the Human Rights crimes of the Al-Khalifa regime!  ICC will need the documentation to issues charges.....

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1978 Red Cross Fundamental Rules of International Humanitarian Law Applicable in Armed Conflicts

1978 Red Cross Fundamental Rules of International Humanitarian Law Applicable in Armed Conflicts | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

7. Parties to a conflict shall at all times distinguish between the civilian population and combatants in order to spare civilian population and property. Neither the civilian population as such nor civilian persons shall be the object of attack. Attacks shall be directed solely against military objectives.

 

Tear gasing innocents while they sleep in their homes?!!  Sounds like another Khalifa violation....

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International Humanitarian Law - Fourth 1949 Geneva Convention

Fourth 1949 Geneva Convention

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1978 Red Cross Fundamental Rules of International Humanitarian Law Applicable in Armed Conflicts

1978 Red Cross Fundamental Rules of International Humanitarian Law Applicable in Armed Conflicts | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

3. The wounded and sick shall be collected and cared for by the party to the conflict which has them in its power. Protection also covers medical personnel, establishments, transports and materiel. The emblem of the red cross (red crescent, red lion and sun) is the sign of such protection and must be respected.

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5. Everyone shall be entitled to benefit from fundamental judicial guarantees. No one shall be held responsible for an act he has not committed. No one shall be subjected to physical or mental torture, corporal punishment or cruel or degrading treatment.

 

Fundamental Human Rights violations of the Al-Khalifa regime....Crimes against humanity!

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Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

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Declaration on the Right and Responsibility of Individuals, Groups and Organs of Society to Promote and Protect Universally Recognized Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

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مهرجان الوفاق [جمعة الحسم-لاتـراجُع] 2011.8.12 Bahrain - Harmony Festival

المهرجان الجماهيري الحاشد الذي نظمته جمعية الوفاق الوطني الإسلامية في جمعة الحسم [لاتراجع عن المطالب] في المنطقة الواقعة بين السهلة الشمالية وأبوقوة - الجمعة...
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International Humanitarian Law - Statute of the Int.. Criminal Court

PART 2. JURISDICTION, ADMISSIBILITY AND APPLICABLE LAW

Article 5

Crimes within the jurisdiction of the Court

1.The jurisdiction of the Court shall be limited to the most serious crimes of concern to the international community as a whole. The Court has jurisdiction in accordance with this Statute with respect to the following crimes:
(a) The crime of genocide;
(b) Crimes against humanity;

 

It is time for the International Community to apply International Law to the Al-Khalifa regime!

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International Humanitarian Law - UN Convention on genocide 1948

Article 2

In the present Convention, genocide means any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group, as such:

(a) Killing members of the group;

 

Sounds like Al-Khalifas to me.......

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Somalia wants humanitarian force to guard food convoys

Somalia wants humanitarian force to guard food convoys | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia called on Saturday for the creation of a new force to protect food aid convoys and camps in the famine-hit country, and declared a state of emergency in parts of Mogadishu.

Islamist rebels mostly retreated from the capital last weekend but the threat of guerrilla-style attacks such as suicide bombings remains despite their battlefield defeat.

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International Humanitarian Law - Hague Convention on Cultural Property 1954

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Look at the caliber of bullet being fired against peaceful protesters!

Look at the caliber of bullet  being fired against peaceful protesters! | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

This bullet found at my house in 16/3/ 2011 when the KSA army attacked villages

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Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflicts

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflicts | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it
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American kidnapped in Pakistan''s Lahore city

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Lahore, Aug 13 (PTI) An American national, working on a development project in Pakistan''s restive tribal region, was kidnapped from his home here early this morning by a group of unidentified men.

The man, identified as Jason Warner, 65, was working on a development project in the restive tribal belt bordering Afghanistan.

About eight men broke into Warner''s house in Block J of Model Town neighbourhood at 3.30 am and whisked him away, police officials said.

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A/RES/43/173. Body of Principles for the Protection of All Persons under Any Form of Detention or Imprisonment

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