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Saudi Human Rights Commission slams ‘biased’ UN report on Khashoggi case | Arab News

Saudi Human Rights Commission slams ‘biased’ UN report on Khashoggi case | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-06-23 08:15

Saudi Human Rights Commission slams ‘biased’ UN report on Khashoggi case | Arab News - Arabnews

Human Rights in Turkey discussed at UN

ANF - 2019-07-13 10:50
The International Union for the Protection of Rights and Freedoms (AIDL) promoted a conference titles ”Prisons in Turkey, Human Rights and Torture crimes" at the United Nations (UN) building in Geneva. ...

The Kurdish Human Rights Situation Report in June 2019

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2019-07-07 07:22
KMMK: This report on the situation of human rights in June 2019, in the east of Kurdistan is that the working population, human rights, Kurdistan, according to multiple reports, the human rights organization round is collected. It is noted that this repor ...

[PICTURES]: Kurdish Porter Hospitalized after Being Tortured by Iranian Border Guards

BAS News - 2019-06-29 13:46
ERBIL — Iranian security forces on the border with Kurdistan Region severely tortured a Kurdish porter that sent him later to the hospital. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said “Sarhad Rahpeykar” was arrested on the border last Thursday in Kurdistan ...

Human Rights Watch : Hikûmeta Sûrî Alîkariya Ji Bo Xelkê,Ji Xwe Re Dibe

Buyer Press - 2019-06-29 11:48
BÛYERPRESS Human Rights Watch,rêxistina mafên mirovan a Navdewletî raportek der barê alîkariyên bo Sûriyê têne pêşkêşkirin belav kir.Rêxistina Mafên Mirovan tekezî bi wê yekê kir ku divê komîteyek bê çêkirin da were zanîn alîkarî bi ku ve diçin.ji ber ku ...

Rojava Conference at the UN human rights session in Geneva

ANF - 2019-06-28 09:05
During the 41st UN Human Rights Council Sessions, a fringe meeting was organised by the Geneva Center for Kurdish Human Rights on the latest situation in Northern Syria. ...

Panel at UN to discuss human rights in Northern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-27 10:23
A panel called: "Human Rights in Northern Syria" is scheduled for today at the UN building in Geneva as part of the fringe meetings to the UN Human Rights Council Session. ...

Kurdistan Human Rights Warns about Increasing Child Sexual Abuse

BAS News - 2019-06-25 16:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Board of Human Rights on Tuesday warned about the growing numbers of child sexual abuse cases across the region, calling for immediate actions by relevant authorities. Mohammed Gomashini, a spokesperson for the board of human r ...

Northern Syria panel at UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva

ANF - 2019-06-25 11:22
The 41st session of the Human Rights Council is taking place is Geneva. ...

US reviewing UN’s Khashoggi report ‘closely’

Waar Media - 2019-06-20 17:05
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. said Wednesday it is “closely” appraising a UN report that said the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was an extrajudicial killing for which Saudi Arabia is responsible. “We are reviewing the report closely,” a Stat ...

European Court of Human Rights found Turkey guilty in KCK case

ANF - 2019-06-20 12:21
The case referred to the arrest en masse of hundreds of elected politicians, activists, human rights defenders in 2009. ...

Human rights groups urge Turkey to request UN probe in Khashoggi case | Business Standard News

Business Standard - 2019-06-19 06:10

U.N. rights investigator to issue report on Khashoggi murder - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-18 20:43

Iraqi Human Rights Activist Severely Injured in “Suspicious” Car Accident

BAS News - 2019-06-15 16:13
ERBIL — An Iraqi human rights activist and an advocate of women’s rights was severely injured after a car hit her while returning from a protest in Baghdad. Hana Edward is known for her decades-long advocacy for women’s rights and democracy in Iraq. She ...

Human Rights Association sent cards to women prisoners

ANF - 2019-06-14 08:50
Women from the Human Rights Association sent cards to prisoners who are recovering from the hunger strike resistance. ...

The Kurdish Human Rights Situation Report in May 2019

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2019-06-05 01:01
This report on the situation of human rights in May 2019, in the east of Kurdistan is that the working population, human rights, Kurdistan, according to multiple reports, the human rights organization round is collected. It is noted that this report due t ...

Labour Williamson tabled motion on human rights abuses in Turkey

ANF - 2019-05-25 08:04
Labour MP Chris Williamson said that in view of the appalling human rights abuses perpetrated by the Erdogan regime it's time Britain reviewed its relationship with Turkey. ...

Saturday Mothers awarded Human Rights, Peace and Democracy award

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
The Human Rights, Peace and Democracy Award organized by Istanbul Medical Chamber was given to the Saturday Mothers. ...