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On human rights, facts are stubborn things | The Jewish Standard

On human rights, facts are stubborn things | The Jewish Standard

Timesofisrael - 2019-07-04 21:00

On human rights, facts are stubborn things | The Jewish Standard - Timesofisrael

UN High Commissioner on Human Rights Bachelet’s Gift to the US: Justifying Regime Change in Venezuela – COHA

COHA - 2019-07-13 12:59

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. ...

Mohammad Sadiq Kaboudvand was put on the no-fly list

Kurdpa - 2019-07-11 13:51
Kurdpa Agency: the founder of Kurdistan Human Rights Organization was put on the no-fly list. ...

A Report on The Latest Situation of Three Female Prisoners in Sanandaj Correctional Centre

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-10 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The status of two Kurdish civilians knownas Zahra Mohammadi and Iran Rahpeykar still remains uncertain as they are held by temporary arrest warrant in Sanandaj Correctional Centre… ...

Torture in Turkey: "Violence is legitimized by the state"

ANF - 2019-07-07 12:53
Human rights lawyer and activist Eren Keskin comments on the rise in torture incidents in Turkey for ANF. According to her, it is clear that the state legitimizes this violence. ...

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 ...

HRW Warns of Degrading Conditions for Thousands of Detainees in Iraqi Prisons

BAS News - 2019-07-06 15:30
ERBIL — Human Rights Watch has expressed concerns over the deteriorating conditions at the Iraqi prisons were thousands of people are held, mostly on terrorism charges. According to a detailed report by the HRW, most of the overcrowded prisons are in Nin ...

KDP forces harassed people visiting the human shield action

ANF - 2019-07-05 09:42
People going to visit the human shield action are harassed by KDP forces. ...

Human shields in Qandil: Resistance is life

ANF - 2019-07-02 14:45
The women of the Kurdish youth movement, who are joining a human shield action in Qandil against the attacks of the Turkish state on South Kurdistan, see their resistance as a fight against all patriarchal systems of rule. ...

"Afrin is a scene of war crimes"

ANF - 2019-07-02 12:25
The Afrin Human Rights Organization has set itself the task of documenting the war crimes committed by the occupiers in the region. The list of crimes of the last two months is long. ...

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. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Kiwi-Kurdish lawyer on her work in human rights and advocacy for Kurds

Rûdaw - 2019-06-15 18:29
Recipient of the Harvard Satter Human Rights Fellowship, Gardi is currently collecting evidence on the Yazidi genocide ...

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 ...