Tag Archives: International law

Former MP in bid to prosecute Blair for war crimes

Former SNP MP Jim Sillars has launched a legal bid to prosecute Prime Minister Tony Blair for war crimes in Iraq under Scots law. In a 10,000 word dossier delivered to Lord Advocate Elish Angiolini, Mr Sillars submits that Tony … Continue reading

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The Court of Appeal just ruled that Theresa May broke the law. But the media are barely reporting it.

On 25 May 2017, the Court of Appeal ruled that Theresa May acted unlawfully when she was Home Secretary. And with just over two weeks to go until the general election, these findings are another blow to the Prime Minister. But despite … Continue reading

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Letter to a Councillor about The collection and payment of council tax is illegal

Councillor Peter Chowney, Muriel Matters House, Breeds Place, Hastings, TN34 3UY Ref: A/C No. 21425569X   13th April 2017   Dear Councillor,   The collection and payment of council tax is illegal You recently sent me a bill for £1,745.49 … Continue reading

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‘Nodding like bobbleheads’: Putin slams NATO’s support for US violation of intl law in Syria

“What was the reaction of the NATO allies? All of them are nodding like bobble heads,” Putin said in an interview with Mir 24 TV channel. Russian President Vladimir Putin © Sergei Chirikov / Reuters The missile strike on Syria … Continue reading

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New book out with evidence of war crimes in Iraq, Libya and Syria

IRAQ – THE RAPE OF A COUNTRY Terry Gardiner was a successful businessman having lived and carried out many business interests throughout the Middle-East for over 30 years, with several offices in the region including Iraq itself, establishing an affiliated office … Continue reading

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Superhero pensioner Brian Quail who stopped a nuclear convoy single-handedly is cleared by courts

Brian Quail, the septuagenarian superhero who managed to confound Britain’s nuclear defences using only a pelican crossing, has been found not guilty of breach of the peace. Brian Quail, pictured here in a later protest Last March The National told … Continue reading

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When tax and rent resistance is a duty

Most of us know that tax evasion is a crime, but how many of us know of the occasions in law when tax avoidance is a legal duty?  Chris Coverdale, a lawyer and activist, highlights the implications for taxpayers, tax … Continue reading

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UN votes to outlaw nuclear weapons in 2017

The United Nations adopted a landmark resolution to launch negotiations in 2017 on a treaty outlawing nuclear weapons. This historic decision heralds an end to two decades of paralysis in multilateral nuclear disarmament efforts. At a meeting of the First … Continue reading

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British troops MUST face investigation for war crimes in Iraq, insists Corbyn

JEREMY Corbyn has said British troops must continue to be investigated for alleged abuses while fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan despite growing anger at the “ordeal” UK veterans are being subjected to. British troops in Basra, southern Iraq The left-winger, … Continue reading

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Obama hands Israel the largest military aid deal in history

The Obama administration has signed a $38 billion military aid pact with Israel in what the State Department boasts is the “single largest pledge of bilateral military assistance in US history.” Why is Obama showering Israel with billions more in military … Continue reading

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