human rights abuses

Saudi Arabia

July 11, 2017
After viewing evidence kept secret from the public, London’s High Court has rejected a bid to end weapons sales to Saudi Arabia. Andrew Smith of the Campaign Against Arms Trade, which brought the case, says the arms deal makes Britain complicit in Saudi Arabia’s devastating bombing of Yemen

Bahrain

April 22, 2013
Sam Husseini interviews Said Yousif al-Muhafda, who was jailed for his twitter activism, about arrests, mass teargassing and use of shotguns to suppress peaceful protest

International Criminal Court

January 24, 2013
Phylis Bennis: With UN non-member state status Palestine can now follow through and take Israel before the ICC for war crimes