The resulting anarchy in Chechnya strengthened Russian belief that the region should not become independent and undermine its territorial integrity; Furthermore, oil is a significant factor in this region. A major oil pipeline carries oil from fields in Baku on the Caspian Sea and Chechnya toward the Ukraine; Grozny's major oil refinery along this pipeline and Russia's interest to ensure their oil needs are also met has led them to be more concerned that pipeline discussions by major western oil companies have not involved them; As long as Chechnya is a part of Russia, Moscow would have a say in the oil flowing through it. Tensions between the Russian government and that of Chechen president Dzhokhar Dudayev escalated into warfare in late
Top Ten Most Evil Dictators of All Time in order of kill count May 04, by Juan Carlos Pineiro Escoriaza in Featured Some people make horrible decisions, others are just bad presidents, a few are bloodthirsty, many are extremists, a couple are warmongers, and all of these guys are a mix.
Ten of our political leaders in the last years have been the architects of the most horrific genocides, systematic murders, blockades, brutal wars, and policy reforms history has ever recorded.
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Until then there was no specific word for it in our language. So, a quick toast between you and I to a more peaceable future where less of what follows below is allowed to happen. It starts as many sad stories do with precious beautiful oil. It had been found in the Niger delta where tensions were already high between the Eastern region led by Ojukwu and the rest of the country governed by Yakubu.
Yakubu started to put pressure on the region, and tested how much sway he had in the area versus Ojukwu. This began a war that caused the deaths ofsoldiers, and much worse, a blockade on the region which starved 1 million civilians. Mengistu Haile Mariam— 1.
Mengistu Haile Mariam is as in still alive a politician who presided over Ethiopia from to The way he got into power was by smothering the previous president Haile Selassie although he has denied those rumors.
His biggest claim to fame is the Ethiopian Red Terror which was a campaign of repression led by the Derg communist militia in Ethiopia. Death to the EPRP! It was an auspicious beginning to say the least. Thousands were killed and found dead on the streets in the years that followed.
Are you serious Mengitsu? However there was an even more gruesome fate of being left on the street where wild hyenas would fight over the dead. The campaign has been described as one of the worst mass murders ever in Africa.
Mengitsu is even known to have garroted people to death. Kim Il Sung 1.
Unpopular among his people Kim used the U. He fought for a command economy that allowed the government to make all decisions for the country. For various reasons the people never seemed to love the man, and so his hold on power was tenuous at best.
Like most crazies he blamed somebody else, in this case the USA, and said they had spread disease throughout its population. He also pulled a Stalin, and had large-scale purges.
His underlying reason was that it would scare people into believing he was telling the truth. During his tenure prison camps sprung up all over the country to contain the ever growing masses of people against Kim Il Sung. Forced city folk to relocate to farms and forced them into hard labor.
Pol Pot was the leader of the communist movement in Cambodia. Basically it forced city folk to head out to the farms to do some labor and vice versa for farmers.
Ismail Enver Pasha 2. As a war minister Enver was not very useful, and was defeated over and over. That is what began what is now known as the Armenian Genocide. Coined in by Raphael Lemkin —a Polish — Jewish legal scholarto describe what the Turkish government ca —18 perpetrated against the Armenian people, now called the Armenian Genocide.Alternative News and Views, Reported by Agents Around the World, 24 hours a day.
May 02, · Osama Bin Laden and Adolf Hitler share a towering reputation for evil - and also an anniversary. Both were declared dead on May 1. Late on May 1, - . The crisis in Chechnya, where Russian troops have once again bombed the country, is steeped with many political factors and human rights violations.
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"Confronting the Nazi War on Christianity" is a compilation of the "Kulturkampf Newsletter" from - The Kulturkampf newsletter was a newsletter put together anonymously by Germans who were monitoring developments in the Nazis religious policies. Abu Bakr Muhammad al-Razi. Muhammad ibn Zakariyā Rāzī ( – AD) was a Persian physician, alchemist, chemist, philosopher, and scholar.