Ethnic Cleansing


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A form of genocide in which one population group systematically kills another, often within the borders of its own country—e.g., the killing of Muslims in the former Yugoslavia, or Kurds in Iraq—based on differences in ethnic origin. Ethnic cleansing is often regarded as synonymous with genocide, but is defined as forced deportation or population transfer, which often escalates to genocide. The escalation point is sometimes called murderous ethnic cleaning
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Ethnic cleansing, however, is not recognized as an independent crime under international law, according to the United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention.
He should simply go around the infamous "Canada Park," built over the destroyed Palestinian villages of Imwas, Yalu and Beit Nuba in the Latrun to know what ethnic cleansing means.
We obviously strongly disagree with the characterization that those who oppose settlement activity or view it as an obstacle to peace are somehow calling for ethnic cleansing of Jews from the West Bank.
Dougsy tweeted: "An advocate for ethnic cleansing of Muslims shouldn't be anywhere near organising or working with or for RFC.
Because of the US, Iraq is a lawless country today where sectarian violence has caused ethnic cleansing and the deaths of innocent civilians from all ethnic and racial backgrounds.
Anderson discusses distinctions between ethnic cleansing and genocide, observing that for several reasons the aggression against Indians does not fit current definitions of genocide (aiming for the destruction of a living people) but shares the perceived goal of ethnic cleansing, which is the removal of an entire people from a territory--in AmericaAEs case, substantially so as to take the dispossessed peopleAEs resources.
The essays are presented in sections on the Native American genocide in the United States, the Nanking Massacre of 1937, the Nazi-orchestrated Holocaust, Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge, ethnic cleansing (primarily with reference to the Balkans, but one essay on Palestinian filmic representations of the Nakba is included), Rwanda, Sudan, and Congo.
In this book, Mojzes is set to examine the Balkan genocides and ethnic cleansing during the troublesome twentieth century.
Al-J'afari asserted that these violations are clear evidence of the Israeli policy of ethnic cleansing and Israel's attempts to undermine the peace process and to hinder the international efforts which seek to achieve just and comprehensive peace in the region.
During the meeting, which was described as "long and full of discussion" by Lebanese daily AN NAHAR, Assad called for "an immediate movement on both Arab and international levels to counteract the decision made by the Israelis, which is an attempt to apply a policy of ethnic cleansing in the West Bank and an expulsion of Palestinians from their land.
On September 22, Haaretz reported that the textbook, which is meant for 11th and 12th-grades, for the first time presented the Palestinian say that there had been ethnic cleansing in 1948.
This new work: The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine is another one of his extraordinary books on the tragedy that befell the Palestinian people.

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