Conscientious Objection

Some articles on conscientious objection, objection, conscientious:

Halil Savda - Conscientious Objection in Turkey
... The issue of conscientious objection is a highly debated and controversial issue in Turkey ... and Azerbaijan are the only two member of the Council of Europe that still refuse to recognize conscientious objection ... it does not extend to the right to conscientious objection to military service ...
Conscription In Australia - National Service From The 1960s - Vietnam War
... Forces and serve only inside Australia, claim a student deferment, or attempt a conscientious objection application ... In order to be exempted on the basis of conscientious objection, an applicant needed to demonstrate objection to 'all' war, not merely one specific war ... This meant that the rate of success for conscientious objection applications was generally low ...
Jehovah's Witnesses And Governments - Government Interactions - Other
... Grand Chamber of ECHR affirms right to conscientious objection to military service.(Amnesty International ... arrest for assembly, proselytizing, and conscientious objection, as well as imprisonment for upwards of a decade, in some cases ... were serving prison terms in South Korea based on their conscientious objection to military service ...
Politics (journal) - Allied Conduct of The Second World War - Conscientious Objection
... it was natural for Macdonald to run many essays from and about conscientious objectors (C.O.s), with whose position he sympathized, but whose common preference for reassignment to civilian over military ...
Mehmet Tarhan - Conscientious Objection
... "I condemn every kind of violence and believe that joining or condoning violence will only result in new violence and everyone will be responsible for the consequences ... I think that wars caused by power-mongering states are first and foremost a violation of the right to life ...

Famous quotes containing the word objection:

    My only objection to the arrangements there is the two-in-a-bed system. It is bad.... But let your words and conduct be perfectly pure—such as your mother might know without bringing a blush to your cheek.... If not already mentioned, do not tell your mother of the doubling in bed.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)