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Mariah Carey is slammed by human rights organization for performing at Saudi Arabia gala concert | Daily Mail Online

Mariah Carey is slammed by human rights organization for performing at Saudi Arabia gala concert | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-02-02 14:35

Mariah Carey is slammed by human rights organization for performing at Saudi Arabia gala concert | Daily Mail Online - Dailymail

Over 1,000 human rights defenders, journalists killed in 3 years

ANF - 2019-02-25 19:25
President of the Human Rights Council reminded that the Council would hear statements by some 100 high-level dignitaries, testifying to the importance of the Council’s mandate and of human rights within the United Nations system. ...

Human Rights Lawyer Released on Bail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-19 02:00
According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), Masoud Shamsnejad, the Human Rights Lawyer who had been arrested on January 08, has been temporarily released on bail of one billion Toman. The lawyer was sentenced to 6 years and 4 m ...

Human Rights Commission Warns about Conditions in Iraqi prisons

BAS News - 2019-02-17 14:04
ERBIL — The Human Rights Commission of Iraq has warned about the deteriorating conditions in prisons across the country, saying that the situation is even turning worse. Hemin Bajalan, head of the commission, said in a statement that prisoners across Ira ...

Kurdish Human Rights Lawyer Sentenced to 6 Years of Imprisonment

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-12 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Masoud Shamsnejad, the human rights lawyer, has been sentenced to 6 years in prison by Branch 3 of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh on charges of propaganda against the state and acting against national se ...

Human Rights Association released report on Prisons

ANF - 2019-02-10 10:38
The Human Rights Association warned that HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven has reached a critical stage and her life is seriously in danger. ...

07. February 2019 – Russian mercenaries in Sudan: Human rights organization accuses Russia of hypocrisy

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-02-08 13:38

British tourists in Turkey could be targeted by terrorists after Istanbul airport attack | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-02-02 02:17

Pelosi is spotted vacationing at luxury Hawaii hotel as White House blasts her not negotiating | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-02-01 10:40

Pictured: Hero police officer killed stopping major terror attack by two Kurdish terrorists armed with machine guns | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-01-31 01:50

Prince of IS-ravaged Yazidis dies in Germany | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-01-28 21:35

An Indictment Issued for Detained Kurdish Human Rights Lawyer

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-28 02:01
The hearing of Masoud Shamsnejad, the human rights lawyer, will be held at the Branch 3 of Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh on January 31 following an indictment issued by the Orumiyeh Prosecutor’s Office. He was recently detained on charges of acting agai ...

This is the aim of Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia – and it isn't good for Shia communities | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-27 22:14

Council of Europe warns Britain sharia law conflicts with universal human rights | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-01-27 02:50

British woman in Kurdish unit fighting ISIS is killed in Syria | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-01-27 00:27

Political WAGs led by Melania distract from the NATO summit drama | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-01-26 15:25

HDP met Council of Europe Human Rights Commissioner

ANF - 2019-01-17 17:41
After the information given to Commissioner Mijatović about human rights violations in Turkey, said Yağızay, the delegation asked Europe to act for the prevention of human rights violations. ...

A Kurdish Human Rights Lawyer Arrested in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-11 02:00
Masoud Shamsnejad, A Kurdish humuman rights lawer, was arrested by security forces on Tuesday in Orumiyeh and transferred to an unknown location. The security forces raided the house and law office of this lawyer while inspecting all his belongings and co ...

Hikûmeta Herêma Kurdistanê bersiva rêxistina Human Rights Watchê da

BAS News - 2019-01-08 16:37
BasNews - Hikûmeta Herêmîa Kurdistanê bersiva rêxistina Human Rights Watch dide. Human Rights Watchê di raporteke bi navê Herêma Kurdistana Iraqê û îşkenceya li nûciwanan de îddîakiriye ku hinek ciwan bi tohmeta peywedniya wan bi rêxistinên terorîstî ra ...

Iraqi Kurdistan tortured detained children: Human rights watch

E-Kurd - 2019-01-08 14:42
Beatings, Electric Shock used against children in Iraqi Kurdistan. BEIRUT,— The Kurdistan Regional Government in northern Iraq is torturing children to confess to involvement with the Islamic State (ISIS), Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday. Children tol ...