The Russian Foreign Ministry has said the country is removing its signature from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court – Governed by The United Nations – because the ICC is not “independent” or “authoritative.” While this may be true, Amnesty International Russia argues the real reason Russia is leaving is to ensure the Russian Government can not be sued for “alleged” War Crimes in Ukraine or Syria – in international court. Not only has Russia withdrawn, but Putin has also called for several other countries to also follow their lead.
It is not just the US that is struggling with cyber security breaches and international espionage, a new leak of one of Vladimir Putin’s closest aides has revealed Russia’s true role in destabilizing Eastern Ukraine for political profit
As Death Tolls Continue To Rise, Drone Footage Shows The Destruction of One Ukrainian Town Gripped by Violence
Since fighting in Ukraine began in 2014, more then 9,000 people have died and despite multiple cease fire agreements, the fighting has never truly stopped