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Trump administration reviews human rights' role in US policy - ABC 36 News

Trump administration reviews human rights' role in US policy - ABC 36 News

WTVQ - 2019-07-10 01:25

Trump administration reviews human rights\' role in US policy - ABC 36 News - WTVQ

Biden blasts Trump for downplaying global human rights violations including Philippines | Latest Philippine politics news today

Politics - 2019-07-14 13:28

PNP: No comment on UN resolution to probe human rights situation in the Philippines

Yahoo - 2019-07-14 06:26

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. ...

Yemen: Houthis Commit 18,000 Human Rights Violations in 6 Months | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-07-07 18:36

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 ...

Kevin Spacey 'questioned by Met Police in US'

BBC - 2019-07-07 01:16
The actor is interviewed under caution over sex assault claims in the UK, a US website reports. ...

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 ...

Trump claims army 'took over airports' in 1775

BBC - 2019-07-06 00:21
Inaccuracies spotted in Trump speech made at Independence Day celebrations in Washington DC. ...

39 Iranian Kurdish cross-border porters died in first half of 2019

E-Kurd - 2019-07-04 17:18
SNA, Iranian Kurdistan,— At least 39 Kurdish cross-border porters (Kolbars) died in Iranian Kurdistan in the first half of 2019, Hengaw Organization for Human Rights said on Thursday. The organization, which closely monitors developments in Iranian Kurdi ...

Three Iranian Soldiers Killed in Clash with “Kurdish Oppositions”

BAS News - 2019-07-03 15:40
ERBIL — Three Iranian soldiers were killed on Tuesday in an armed confrontation with an alleged Kurdish opposition group in the border areas of Western Azarbaijan province, northwest of Iran. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said the confrontation to ...

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. ...

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 ...

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. ...