Crimes Against Humanity

Crimes Against Humanity

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Why Genocide Denial and Genocide Awareness Matter

As tensions continue to simmer in the former Yugoslav state, Demir Mahmutćehajić’s reflections as to commemoration and erasure of current and previous genocides in Bosnia and elsewhere provides some insight into the possibilities and perils of the future. In July 2017[i], Islamic Human Rights Commission

Global call for UN to act now over Gaza war crimes

Over 300 prominent activists, politicians, academic and religious figures from all over the world have come together to make an urgent plea to the United Nations to use its offices to bring an immediate end to the “bloodbath” in Gaza. Spearheaded by the IHRC, the

Myanmar – Demand Justice for the Rohingya

Background 6 years ago today, August 25th 2017, the Myanmar military launched its largest campaign of atrocities against the Rohingya to date, turning what had been an already oppressive situation for the mainly Muslim minority in Arakan, into a genocide. Whilst the killing of men,

IHRC refutes scurrilous complaint by pro-Israel lawyers’ group

IHRC strongly condemns the complaint made by the pro-Zionist and pro-apartheid UK Lawyers for Israel to the Charity Commission that IHRC Trust has breached its charitable status and engaged in anti-Semitic activity. The letter to the charity watchdog of England and Wales accuses IHRC Trust

Pro-Palestine rally in London set to attract thousands

Thousands of protestors are expected to turn out next month for a mass rally in London against the continued occupation of Palestine. The annual Al-Quds Day rally will take place as one of the most extremist governments ever seen in Israel wages a largely unreported

Racism and Colonial Fantasies: The EU’s Political Communication on Palestine

Denijal Jegić unpacks the European Union’s proclamations on Palestine, arguing that the racism contained therein are not exceptional, but foundational to European ideas of itself. The Zionist colonial project is fundamental to Europe’s understanding of itself and the rest of the world. Europe needs its

ASEAN must take punitive measures over Rohingya Genocide

Background Take Action Template Letter Addresses   Background The continuation of refugees attempting to escape from Arakan, Myanmar, often trapped in boats for weeks, has shown that the genocide is not ending.  The Rohingya are still in such a desperate situation that they are willing

Resist Hindutva Ideology in India and UK

Background Action required Template Letters Recipients Address   Background In October 2022, The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) an Indian right-wing, Hindu nationalist, paramilitary group held a conference which included prominent Hindu priests, and MPs of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). At this conference, prominent