Controversial case, which will go to jury next week, is one of few in which US forces have been tried for civilian deaths in Iraq

They said under no circumstances can a corporation ever be sued for the most serious human rights violations today.

Thousands of Contractors Remain in Place, With New Employer

Abu Ghraib Torture Survivors Fight on Against Military Contractors

by Center for Constitutional Rights on 22-11-2013

Can you travel abroad, commit war crimes and then return home and continue on with your life as if nothing happened?

US built 'powerful organs of state terrorism' in Iraq

by Nicolas J.S. Davies on 09-11-2013

So we have a collective responsibility, which we can fulfill by the payment of war reparations, and we have criminal accountability by which we need to charge civilian and military officials who were responsible for the horrors inflicted on the people of Iraq, under our own laws, under the United States War Crimes Act, for the crimes they committed.

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The BRussells Tribunal is independent and wants to remain independent.

The BRussells Tribunal is an activist think tank and peace organisation with a special focus on Iraq. Read more...

Killed 28 civilians and seven others were injured as a result of government air raid targeted homes ...


AMSI condemned this action, and sees it as a step of incremental steps being taken to the ...


All this makes the current war a preventive one, which international law tends to consider ...