The Unknown Genocide of World War 1

The Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, adopted by the UN in 1948, states genocide  as “any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group, as such: (a) Killing members of the group; (b) Causing serious bodily…

The Road to War – First World War

The 28th July 2014 will mark the 100 year anniversary of the beginning of the First World War, I think it’s only appropriate that this blog’s first post should therefore be on that topic. And so the best place to start is exploring the chaotic path that Europe took towards war in 1914. Most know…