"These are shocking conclusions to read and shocking words to have to say, but you do not defend the British army by defending the indefensible." British Prime Minister David Cameron.
"Only by looking squarely in the mirror, acknowledging the crimes of the past and achieving accountability can we move forward and ensure that these atrocities are not repeated." Barack Obama (after blocking publication of photographs showing Iraqi prisoner abuse by US troops !!)
"No physical or mental torture, nor any other form of coercion, may be inflicted on prisoners of war to secure from them information of any kind whatever. Prisoners of war who refuse to answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed to unpleasant or disadvantageous treatment of any kind." Article 17, The Geneva Convention Part 111.
Frank Quinn 20 years, Ballymurphy, west Belfast, he was
shot and killed by British soldiers in the Bally Murphy
area on 9 August 1972. Mr Quinn had been with Catholic
priest Fr. Hugh Mullan when he was ...
Pat Finucane, a human rights lawyer from Belfast who was murdered in front of his wife and children on 12 February 1989 by members of the UDA. One of those involved in his murder was Brian Nelson who was a ...
John Downes Age 23 yrs – Killed by a plastic bullet fired by the RUC 12 August 1984
The names and circumstances of the death of the victims referred to on this website comes from court documents, witness statements, official reports, and respected human rights and civil liberties organisations such as Amnesty International. Allegations of the British Army Force Research Unit collusion in the murder of UK citizens, including the murder of human rights lawyer Patrick Finucane comes from the British Police Commissioner Sir John Stevens who conducted the official enquiry into British Army Collusion.