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  1. War Crimes

    "War Crimes" is the 49th episode of The West Wing.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. War Crimes

    Criminal acts committed during, or in connection with, war, e.g., maltreatment of prisoners, willful killing of civilians, etc.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of war crimes in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of war crimes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gary Wills:

    Only the winners decide what were war crimes.

  2. Marco Rubio:

    If the Russians are there on the ground assisting Assad in the commission of these heinous crimes -- war crimes -- they should answer for that.

  3. Sunni Islamists:

    They use civilians as shields. They use children in armed conflict, they also directly target civilian infrastructure and that can amount to war crimes but they can also constitute crimes against humanity.

  4. Steve Cockburn:

    Impunity is one of the driving factors of the crisis. Individuals implicated in war crimes in the past are free to commit new crimes. Unless you stop that cycle, violence will continue. We can't wait until the conflict is over to bring them to justice.

  5. Uri Orbach:

    Israel is in the midst of a difficult military and diplomatic campaign against terrorists. An organisation that works to prove allegations that Israel is committing war crimes should be so good as to do so with its own resources and not with civilian national service volunteers and state funds.

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