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Ratko Mladić convicted of war crimes and genocide at UN tribunal

November 23, 2017 ·  By Owen Bowcott and Julian Borgerfor

Fikret Alić holds a copy of Time magazine that featured his emaciated image on its cover in 1992. Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/AP

Former Bosnian Serb army commander sentenced to life imprisonment more than 20 years after Srebrenica massacre The former Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladić, nicknamed the ‘butcher of Bosnia’, has been sentenced to life imprisonment after being convicted of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. More than 20 years after the Srebrenica massacre, Mladic was […]


Alleged rape of teenage girl results in charges for 24-year-old man

November 23, 2017 ·  By Marilyn Campbell, QUT for

A man has been charged with the alleged rape of a teenage girl. Picture: Christian Gilles

A man will face court today after a girl was allegedly raped in Bankstown earlier this year. The 24-year-old man has been charged with three counts of aggravated sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl known to him. Detectives from the State Crime Command’s Child Abuse Squad commenced an investigation following reports the girl had been […]


Rawang childcare centre caretakers arrested over suspected child abuse

November 23, 2017 ·  By FAISAL ASYRAF for


KUALA LUMPUR: Two caretakers of a childcare centre in Rawang have been arrested over the alleged abuse of a 12-year-old boy. The case came to light when the boy’s cousin, 21, lodged a police report on the matter on Tuesday. According to her report, the boy was allegedly chained up and punched on the mouth […]


Man indicted on numerous charges following Albion child abuse case: Report

November 23, 2017 ·  By


ALBION, N.Y. — A man at the center of what Oswego County deputies have described as one of the county’s worst-ever child abuse cases has been formally indicted on a slew of charges, according to Oswego County News Now. Shawn Whaley, 24, initially faced a single assault charge for his alleged role in what deputies […]


Mom charged with child abuse after children test positive for methamphetamine

November 22, 2017 ·  By Las Cruces Sun-News for


LAS CRUCES – A 27-year-old woman was arrested after police discovered her two children – an 8-year-old and a 2-year-old – tested positive for methamphetamine, according to Las Cruces police. Marissa Gomez, who has addresses in Las Cruces and Silver City, is charged with two counts of child abuse. Both charges are third-degree felony counts. […]


Delaware day care owner charged with child abuse

November 22, 2017 ·  By Associated Press for

FILE - Children. (MGN Online)

MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — Police say the owner of a Delaware in-home day care has been arrested and charged with abusing children. New Castle County Police say they were “made aware” Sunday of allegations of abuse at the Primary Colors Family Daycare in Middletown and began investigating early Monday. Police say video surveillance had been […]


Dutch abbot pays tribute to Irish missionary’s battle against child abuse

November 22, 2017 ·  By Sarah Mac Donald for

Fr Shay Cullen and Francis Bermido, Executive Director of the Preda Foundation, with the Martin Buber Award.

A prominent Benedictine abbot in the Netherlands has paid tribute to Irish missionary Fr Shay Cullen for committing his life “to the liberation, the protection and promotion of children’s rights in the Philippines”. In his Laudatio for the Columban missionary on the occasion of the awarding of the Martin Buber Humanitarian Award for the PREDA […]


Queensland magistrate jailed for child abuse

November 21, 2017 · 


Queensland magistrate William John Randall lived a double life for years, passing daily judgment on others for criminal behaviour while systematically sexually abusing a young boy. The boy was just five when the abuse started in 1990 at Randall’s home at Wynnum, on Brisbane’s bayside. It continued for almost 12 years, and the victim was […]


Texas gunman: a militant atheist who beat wife and child

November 21, 2017 ·  By Agence France-Presse for

This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety shows Devin Kelley, the suspect in the shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017. A short time after the shooting, Kelley was found dead in his vehicle. AP

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, United States — The former Air Force airman who shot dead 26 people in a Texas church had been jailed by the military for beating his wife and child, and had ranted against God and the church on his social media pages. Devin Patrick Kelley, a white 26-year-old who was dressed head-to-toe in […]


US Troops Taught For Years Child Sex Abuse Is ‘Culturally Accepted’ In Afghanistan

November 20, 2017 ·  By

An Afghan boy looks on he stands at the site of a landslide that killed at least 350 people and leaving thousands of others feared dead at the Argo district in Badakhshan,inputted on May 4th, 2014. Farshad Usyan/AFP/Getty Images.

U.S. troops deploying to Afghanistan were taught for years that child sex abuse is a “culturally accepted practice” in the country, and were provided no guidance that it constituted a violation of the law and human rights until late 2015. A new Pentagon inspector general report reveals that although troops weren’t explicitly discouraged from reporting […]

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