. UN hits Trump over Blackwater pardons, says move ‘contributes to impunity’ « JO LEE MAGAZINE

FOX NEWS/The United Nation’s human rights office criticized President Trump this week for pardoning four Blackwater guards who were convicted in connection with the killing of Iraqi civilians — claiming that the pardons contribute “to impunity.”

“We are deeply concerned by the recent U.S. presidential pardons for four security guards from the private military firm Blackwater who were convicted for killing 14 Iraqi civilians,” the statement by U.N. Human Rights Office spokesperson Marta Hurtado said.

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