Essays Tagged: "unarmed civilians"

The My Lai Massacre

8, "many in the company had given in to an easy pattern of violence." Soldiers systematically beat unarmed civilians. Some civilians were murdered. Whole villages were burned. Wells were poisoned. Ra ... y Lt. William Calley, stormed into the hamlet, and four hours later more than 500 civilians, mostly unarmed women, children, babies and elderly people, were dead. The objective of the U.S. military mi ...

(4 pages) 65 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

My Lai Massacre.

1968, many in the company had given in to an easy pattern of violence. Soldiers systematically beat unarmed civilians. Some civilians were murdered. Whole villages were burned. Wells were poisoned. Ra ... y Lt. William Calley, stormed into the hamlet, and four hours later more than 500 civilians, mostly unarmed women, children, babies and elderly people, were dead. The objective of the U.S. military mi ...

(4 pages) 104 5 4.8 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Srebrenica - July 13 to July 18 1995, one of the worst massacres in the late twentieth century

l and mental abuse. Brutal torture, psychological hardship and the images of ruthless assaults onto unarmed civilians have forced survivors to live in constant fear and agony for the rest of their liv ... erciless Serbian army attacked this vulnerable town and murdered children, women and men, whom were unarmed and posed no threat, in cold blood. For those who were not killed in this vicious rage, they ...

(4 pages) 24 0 1.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

What are war crimes and how can they be punished?

nt examples of mass killings or genocide which constitute a part of war crimes and the targeting of unarmed civilians as a specific "final solution" strategy of war will be looked at from the holocaus ...

(8 pages) 108 0 4.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

Human rights in tibet

y that up to 260,000 have died in prisons and in labour camps (Tibet Support Group UK 3). Also, 200 unarmed civilians were killed during non-violent protests between 1987 and 1989. Overall 1,200,000 T ...

(7 pages) 33 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Masacres of Sabra and Shatila

the following 40 hours members of the military allies raped, killed, and injured a large number of unarmed civilians, mostly children, women and elderly people. The numbers of victims the Israelis sa ...

(3 pages) 1034 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

With what success has the British Government tried to deal with the Irish Troubles since 1972?

n confusion and there were two views to the story. Protesters said that the soldiers opened fire on unarmed civilians. The soldiers said they were only retaliating to attacks by the civilians. Thirtee ... ere only retaliating to attacks by the civilians. Thirteen marchers were killed, and appeared to be unarmed.Thus was created yet another opportunity for propaganda, and yet again Britain were hated by ...

(10 pages) 12 0 3.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History