News Roundup – 13-14 August 2014

About the author(s):

Rogier is a researcher at the Netherlands Defence Academy (NLDA) and works at the Dutch National Prosecutor’s Office. He holds LL.M-degrees from Utrecht University and the University of Nottingham. Before taking up his current positions, he was an associate legal officer in Chambers at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, and a legal adviser at the International Humanitarian Law Division of the Netherlands Red Cross.

Rogier is an adjunct-lecturer at the Hague University of Applied Sciences, where he teaches international humanitarian law, and he co-convenes the Hague Initiative for Law and Armed Conflict.

Human Rights Watch: No Justice Decade After Massacre in Burundi

South Sudan leaders show little appetite for peace deal, according to UN

Leading military commander of pro-Russian rebels quits

Aid convoy to Ukraine: Russian aid or Trojan Horse?

Donetsk rocked by heavy shelling

Lebanon charges 43 Syrians with belonging to terrorist groups

Hundreds of civilians disabled in Gaza conflict

Gaza conflict: Israel and Hamas agree to extend ceasefire by five days

White House Now Scrutinizing Israeli Requests for Ammunition

Deep underground, Mohammed Deif shapes Hamas war with Israel

Syrian troops seize contested Damascus suburb

UN: ‘Barbaric’ sexual violence perpetrated by Islamic State militants in Iraq

Rescue mission for Yazidis on Iraq’s Mount Sinjar appears unnecessary, Pentagon says, but Yazidis still reported trapped on mountain in northern Iraq despite U.S. assessment

Obama to end humanitarian airdrops in Iraq but air strikes will continue 

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