Human Rights

Italy: Drop Charges against Gay and Lesbian Activists

by Human Rights Watch on October 23, 2014

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United Arab Emirates: Trapped, Exploited, Abused

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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Olympics: Host City Contracts Will Include Rights Protections

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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By Emily McGranachan, Member of Amnesty International USA’s LGBT Human Rights Coordinating Group

While pundits in the U.S. lament the political stalemate on Capitol Hill, legislatures elsewhere have had a banner year. Take Uganda, for example, where no fewer than three major pieces of controversial and internationally scrutinized legislation were signed into Continue →

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France: Press Rights With Visiting Azerbaijani President

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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Turkey: Abusive Policing Powers Bill

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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Senegal: Chad’s Inaction Won’t Prevent Habré Trial

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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Karmapa graces Delek Hospital’s 43rd founding anniversary

by Phayul Latest News on October 22, 2014

His Eminence the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje today attended the 43rd founding anniversary of the Tibetan Delek Hospital here. Also present at a modest gathering were Spea
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Israeli airstrikes in Gaza City

The same day Ban Ki Moon, UN Secretary General, visited the Gaza Strip saying,

“a restrictive occupation that has lasted almost half a century, the continued denial of Palestinian rights and the lack of tangible progress in peace negotiations”

was the root cause of latest escalation in violence, the UN Committee on the Continue →

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Spain: Excessive Force in Melilla

by Human Rights Watch on October 21, 2014

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Jamaica: Unchecked Homophobic Violence

by Human Rights Watch on October 21, 2014

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PM Sangay concludes Europe tour

by Phayul Latest News on October 20, 2014

The Tibetan Prime Minister Dr Lobsang Sangay on Saturday called on the Dutch officials for their assistance to Tibetan asylum seekers in the coun
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