Israel wants Dutch case against ex-army chief dropped


by WTOP

WTOP— JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli Justice Ministry says the government has asked a Dutch court to dismiss war crimes allegations against Benny Gantz, an ex-military chief who is challenging Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in April

U.S.—Chilean court opens fresh case against ex-army chief for Pinochet-era crimes. A Chilean court has opened a fresh case against the country's former army chief for the alleged torture of 24 political prisoners following a military coup in 1973, according to a court document released Thursday.

CNBC—Robert Mueller wants ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort sentenced soon in Virginia case. Special counsel Robert Mueller said a ruling by a Washington, D.C., federal court judge that former Trump campaign boss Paul Manafort lied to the special counsel's team means that there is no reason to delay sentencing in a related case in Virginia.

Washington Post—Chilean ex-army commander arrested in 1973 torture case. Authorities say that a former commander in chief of the Chilean army has been arrested and charged for involvement torturing 24 people following a 1973 military coup