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  1. War Crimes

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

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  1. War Crimes

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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Philip Luther:

    Such attacks may amount to war crimes.

  2. Gary Wills:

    Only the winners decide what were war crimes.

  3. The Israeli official:

    (Hamas) ... commits war crimes, shooting at civilians from civilian populated areas.

  4. Special Representative Nicholas Haysom:

    These senseless murders may amount to war crimes and the perpetrators must be held accountable.

  5. Nicholas Haysom:

    The deliberate murder of civilian hostages, including women and children, is particularly abhorrent, these senseless murders may amount to war crimes, and the perpetrators must be held accountable.


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