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Human rights activist lawyer Asma Jahangir inspired women to speak loudly | KERA News

Keranews - 2018-02-13 12:25

Human rights activist lawyer Asma Jahangir inspired women to speak loudly | Public Radio International

PRI - 2018-02-13 04:54

Human rights activist lawyer Asma Jahangir inspired women to speak loudly | 90.3 KAZU

KAZU - 2018-02-13 02:16

Prominent Pakistani rights activist Asma Jahangir dies aged 66

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-12 00:05
Lawyer who was outspoken critic of country’s Islamist extremism had a heart attack in Lahore. Roji Kurd: Asima Jahangirm , one of Pakistan’s most prominent human rights activists, has died of a heart attack aged 66. She was rushed to hospital in Lahore on ...

In Memoriam: Asma Jahangir, 1952-2018

International Crisis Group - 2018-02-11 21:40

UN rights envoy condemns harassment of journalists in Iran

Roji Kurd - 2017-10-30 00:00
The torture of journalists is widespread in Iran and the country has made no progress on women’s rights issues, U.N. special rapporteur Asma Jahangir says • Report “politically motivated, illegitimate, rancorous and disreputable,” Iranian official says. T ...

UN Special Rapporteur Voices Concern Over Human Rights In Iran

Roji Kurd - 2017-10-27 00:02
Roji Kurd: Asma Jahangir, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights in Iran told The Third Committee of the UN, that while Iran was responding to communication from her office, she was deeply concerned about continuation of several systemic vi ...

More than 700 Kurdish activists and civilians have been detained by Iranian security forces across Kurdistan provinces in Iran/Report

Roji Kurd - 2017-09-30 00:03
Arresting the people in Kurdistan, Ahwaz and Baluchistan is not a new event in Iran, but recently increased more than before. Currently he UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran, Asma Jahangir, has published the second report of he ...

UN Special Rapporteur for Iran Details Systematic Rights Violations, Impunity for Violators in New Report

Roji Kurd - 2017-09-08 00:02
Roji Kurd: The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran, Asma Jahangir, has published the second report of her tenure, covering the period January 1 – June 31, 2017. Despite obstacles posed by the Iranian government’s “considerably r ...

UN Special Rapporteur warns of the danger of the death of prisoners of conscience on hunger strike

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-09-01 00:41
According to the report of the Kurdistan Human Rights Association and Reports, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran, Asma Jahangir, expressed his deep concern about the situation of prisoners in protest of the compulsory tran ...

Prisoners of conscience at risk of dying after prolonged hunger strike

Roji Kurd - 2017-01-11 00:05
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran, Ms. Asma Jahangir, today raised alarm over the critical health situation of several prisoners of conscience on prolonged hunger strike in the country. In recent weeks, at least e ...
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