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25 November 1999 Military News

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  • EAST TIMOR - HUMAN RIGHTS Voice of America 25 November 1999 -- A human rights team from the United Nations has arrived in East Timor to investigate atrocities committed when anti-independence militias rampaged through the territory in September.
  • OCALAN SENTENCE UPHELD Voice of America 25 November 1999 -- A Turkish appeals court has upheld the death sentence handed down to Kurdish rebel chief Abdullah Ocalan.
  • RUSSIA / CHECHNYA Voice of America 25 November 1999 -- A human rights group is charging Russia with bombing a Chechen village used as a safe haven by civilians fleeing the current military offensive.
  • INDIA - AFGHAN REFUGEES Voice of America 25 November 1999 -- Thousands of Afghan refugees, living in India for more than a decade, say they are left without any means of survival because the Indian government is not recognizing them as political refugees.
  • INDONESIA-WIRANTO Voice of America 25 November 1999 -- The former head of the Indonesian Armed Forces has admitted some human rights abuses were committed by Indonesian soldiers in Aceh province.

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