In Baghdad, were convicted and punished the death of Saddam Hussein’s former colleagues: last Iraqi Vice President Taha Yassin Ramadan, past chairman of the Supreme Revolutionary Court Awad Bandar Iraq and Saddam Hussein’s half-brother Barzan Ibrahim al-Tykrytsi.
Cambodian police arrested the so called "palpotavskaga Goebbels" Nuon Chea, who during the reign of "the Reds Rouge" led the ideological department of the Communist Party of Cambodia. International Court in the case of atrocities in Cambodia set him on charges of genocide, murder and torture. Earlier that same year, International Court recognized another teammate Pal Pot, former chief political bullpen "bardovyh Rouge" Kang Guek guilty of sins against humanity.
The Military Court of the Special Court for Sierra Leone in The Hague began trial of former dictator this country Charles Taylor. Midst of witnesses and defendants — Joseph Taylor’s last assistant IRPA, which by order of the dictator killed and ate his political rivals.
In May, ended a 13-year trial of former dictator Mengistu Haile Mariam and his colleagues 18. All of them sentenced to death. Another 58 former officials received various prison terms.
Supreme Tribunal of Chile started criminal proceedings against 98 police officers lurking Pinochet era. It is expected that the trial will reveal the truth about "Operation Colombo", carried out by the secret police in 1975. As a result of her missing 120 enemies of the dictatorship. The military junta claimed that these people fled the country or were killed in clashes with gangs.
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