War Crimes

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
There is "strong" evidence that the U.S. military attack on a Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan two months ago constituted a criminal act, and should be investigated as such, Human Rights Watch said Monday in a letter to Defense Secretary Ashton Carter (pdf). "The attack on the MSF hospital in...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The unveiling ceremeony came just one day after Human Rights Watch released a scathing report calling for the administration of President Barack Obama to file criminal charges for Bush era CIA torture. (Photo:  Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)
The likeness of Dick Cheney—former vice president and, some say, war criminal —...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
With just a year left in office, President Barack Obama must launch a full...