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‘The same book over and over’: Scepticism over ruling Pheu Thai in Thailand

Al Jazeera 05 Mar 2024
The orders gave the armed forces control over administration in the country’s restive south, where Muslim separatists have waged a long-running revolt, thousands have been killed and the military accused of serious abuses.
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UN agency accuses Israel of detaining, coercing staffers into false confessions about ties to Hamas

CNN 04 Mar 2024
The detainees cited in the report gave testimony of beatings, sleep deprivation, sexual abuse and threats of sexual violence against both men and women detained by the Israeli military.
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Mali: Security Force Whistleblower Arrested

Human Rights Watch 04 Mar 2024
(Nairobi) – Mali’s military authorities have arrested a colonel from the gendarmerie who recently published a book about abuses by the Malian armed forces, raising fears of an enforced disappearance, Human Rights Watch said today.
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FM slams UNRWA after it launches anti-Israel investigation

Israel Hayom 04 Mar 2024
... abuse of more than a thousand civilians released without charges, among them women and men aged 6 to 82 who were held in three military bases in Israel, with some of them supposedly dying in custody.
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Thai court acquits former PM Yingluck Shinawatra on charges of mishandling government funds

Killeen Daily Herald 04 Mar 2024
He was toppled from power by a military coup in 2006, after being accused of abuse of power, corruption and disrespect for the country’s monarchy ... the military and supported by the urban middle class.
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Thai court drops case against former PM Yingluck Shinawatra

Newsday 04 Mar 2024
He was toppled from power by a military coup in 2006, after being accused of abuse of power, corruption and disrespect for the country’s monarchy ... the military and supported by the urban middle class.
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US slaps sanctions on Zimbabwe leadership, citing abuses

The Moore County News Press 04 Mar 2024
The United States on Monday imposed sanctions on Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa and other senior leaders, denouncing what it said was a campaign of rights abuses and corruption ... Chinese Satellite Launch Not a Threat, Says Taiwan's Military.
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Thai court acquits ex-PM Yingluck on charges of mishandling government funds

Arab Times 04 Mar 2024
He was toppled from power by a military coup in 2006, after being accused of abuse of power, corruption and disrespect for the country’s monarchy.
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As Army struggles to recruit, plan in works to eliminate 24,000 positions

News Graphic 04 Mar 2024
A 2022 Pentagon report found that 77% of 17-to-24-year-old Americans did not qualify for military service because they were overweight, had substance abuse issues, and/or physical and mental health issues.
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Overclassified: The U.S. has a transparency problem | GUEST COMMENTARY

Baltimore Sun 04 Mar 2024
... have the Iraq War logs unveiling military and Blackwater abuses of civilians, or the national security agency’s bulk collection program gathering records on every phone call made in the United States.
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Gangs rule Haiti’s capital. Some say they’re ready to overthrow the government too

CNN 04 Mar 2024
... of arson, and other abuses ... Foreign military interventions are viewed with deep skepticism in Haiti, where UN peacekeepers are synonymous with sex abuse scandals and the deadly introduction of cholera.
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U.N. aid agency researchers allege abuse of Gaza residents in Israeli detention

The Spokesman-Review 03 Mar 2024
The military said that all mistreatment was “absolutely prohibited” and strongly denied any allegation of sexual abuse, adding that all “concrete complaints regarding inappropriate ...
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The Army

The Daily Mail 03 Mar 2024
... chiefs after allegedly suffering a catalogue of racist abuse ... In the same year, The Mail on Sunday revealed how she was racially abused by six soldiers while stationed at a UK military base in Germany.
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