Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

UN: Downing of MH17 May Be 'War Crime'

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in rebel-held eastern Ukraine could be ruled a “war crime."  Navi Pillay said Monday in a statement "the horrendous shooting down" of the aircraft was a violation of international law that "may amount to a war crime."   She called for a "prompt, thorough, effective, independent and impartial investigation" into the downing of the plane. Pillay...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter