Human Rights

Saudi Arabia: Assault on Online Expression

by Human Rights Watch on November 22, 2014

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Victory! Following the sentencing of Brishna’s rapist, Afghan authorities have now committed to ensuring Brishna’s protection.

In May 2014, Brishna, a 10-year-old girl from Kunduz province, was raped Continue →

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Israel: Stop Punitive Home Demolitions

by Human Rights Watch on November 21, 2014

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Gambia: Life Sentence for ‘Aggravated Homosexuality’

by Human Rights Watch on November 21, 2014

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China: Xinjiang Verdict Upholds Unjust Life Sentence

by Human Rights Watch on November 21, 2014

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Libya: Editor’s Harsh Conviction Blow to Free Speech

by Human Rights Watch on November 21, 2014

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Iraq: Spate of Attacks Terrorize Civilians

by Human Rights Watch on November 21, 2014

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US: Immigration Plan Laudable But Incomplete

by Human Rights Watch on November 21, 2014

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China expels over 100 nuns in Dhingri

by Phayul Latest News on November 20, 2014

More than a hundred Tibetan nuns of Changlo nunnery in Dhingri County, Shigatse Prefecture of the Tibetan Autonomous Region, have been expelled by the Chinese authorities earlier this year, reported
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Attacks Continue against Honduran Rights Activists

by Larry Ladutke on November 20, 2014

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White crosses in memory of those victims of violence are seen around Tegucigalpa after being placed by members of human rights organizations, on July 9, 2014. (Photo credit: ORLANDO Continue →

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Australia: Reconsider Nauru Refugee Transfers to Cambodia

by Human Rights Watch on November 20, 2014

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US: Parents of American Children Summarily Deported

by Human Rights Watch on November 20, 2014

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As Chinese President Xi Jinping mets with New Zealand Prime Minister John Key today, Green Party leader Dr Russel Norman called on Prime Minster Key to raise the issue of Continue →
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China: Release Veteran Journalist Gao Yu

by Human Rights Watch on November 19, 2014

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Children’s home founded by Tibetan monk turns 10

by Phayul Latest News on November 19, 2014

A noble initiative started for slum children of Dharamshala by a Tibetan monk - The Tong-Len Charitable Trust - today celebrated its tenth anniversary at its premises. Former Tibetan Prime Continue →
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US: Respect Rights of Ferguson Protesters

by Human Rights Watch on November 19, 2014

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Israel/Palestine: 4 Dead in Synagogue Attack

by Human Rights Watch on November 18, 2014

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Iran: Ruling on Official Linked to Protester Deaths

by Human Rights Watch on November 18, 2014

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Yemen: Civilian Toll of Fighting in Capital

by Human Rights Watch on November 18, 2014

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Tibetan political prisoner released in Kardze

by Phayul Latest News on November 18, 2014

Lobsang Palden, a monk of Bheru Monastery in Serkhar village in Kardze, took part in protests at Kardze town demanding the "return of the exiled Tibetan leader the Dalai Lama Continue →
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North Korea: UN Condemns Crimes Against Humanity

by Human Rights Watch on November 18, 2014

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