Amnesty International has become a mouthpiece for Putin's propaganda – The Times

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 Amnesty International has become the mouthpiece of Putin's propaganda - The Times < /p>

The Times notes that legal obligations under the Geneva Convention for the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War – this is not to “blame and vilify the victims of aggression”, but that is what Amnesty International does.

“Not surprisingly, the group's Ukrainian office, which was not consulted, denounced these supposed findings, while the Russian embassy in London eagerly circulated them,” & ndash; writes The Times.

The Times notes that the Ukrainian defenders are based in civilian areas, because the Russian occupiers are attacking them. This method of Russians is already known from the fighting in Chechnya and Syria, and now in Ukraine.

The Times article notes Amnesty's ignorance of the realities of military operations and a misunderstanding of the content of international law.

The journalists also recalled that the human rights group had previously humiliated itself in front of the Kremlin by refusing to recognize Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny as a prisoner of conscience, before hastily overturning the decision after a flurry of international criticism.

got out of this fiasco. General Secretary Agyness Callamard complained that the group was criticized on social networks, as if it was the victim of aggression or its frivolous feuilleton about Ukraine has the status of sacred scripture”, & ndash; notes The Times.

The publication emphasizes that although Kallamar would have resigned in any serious non-governmental organization, no means can save Amnesty's reputation.

" When the respected humanitarian organization Amnesty is now showing a pitiful indifference to pressure and showing sympathy for crime and gentleness towards fascism, it should have a modicum of decency and get off the stage,” & ndash; according to the authors of The Times.

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