IRA

Reparations by Non-State Armed Groups

Reparations are measures to acknowledge and remedy the harm caused to victims by a responsible actor. International law and state practice in transitional societies, places the responsibility on the state to deliver reparations, but there is increasing recognition that non-state armed groups should also provide reparations. To some people it may seem morally jarring to …

Reparations by Non-State Armed Groups Read More »

News Roundup 16th April – 26th May

Here is a consolidated news roundup from 16th April to 26th May. From now, news roundups will once again be posted weekly. 16th April – 22nd April Endgames & Affiliations: Explaining Differing Patterns of Behavior Between Islamist Groups Warlord Haftar’s armed groups shower Tripoli neighbourhoods with indiscriminate rockets Nearly 180 dead and 800 injured in …

News Roundup 16th April – 26th May Read More »

News Roundup – 1-2 May 2014

Terrorist attacks in Colombia decreased in 2013 according to US Department of State Attack in Libya kills 9 soldiers, police officers Deadly Attacks Heighten Tension in Egypt A Heinous Crime, Secret Histories and a Sinn Fein Leader’s Arrest?Ukraine army launches assault on rebel stronghold Sudan rebels see no breakthrough in Addis Ababa talks Insurgent Militia …

News Roundup – 1-2 May 2014 Read More »

News Roundup – 19 March 2014

ICTJ Forum series on Truth Commissions and Peace Mediation: Ian Martin (see here for podcast). Terrorists or freedom fighters? Al Jazeera’s Mehdi Hasan challenges Martin McGuiness, exploring the definition of terrorism and when to negotiate with the enemy. Former Abu Graihb detainees ask US appeals court to reinstate lawsuit. Oil pipeline bombed in Colombia. Colombian …

News Roundup – 19 March 2014 Read More »

News Roundup – 19 July 2013

Syria’s rebel commander expected to visit United States. Syria: rebel feuding boosts Assad’s gains. Syrian opposition questions Taliban rebel role. Lebanon asks EU not to blacklist Hezbollah. Rights group: CAR rebels committing war crimes. DRC army officer arrested for desecrating corpses. UN reviewing Congo army support over M23 abuse allegations. Real IRA bomb potter Larry …

News Roundup – 19 July 2013 Read More »