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US sends armoured vehicles to Syria as UN urges Turkey to probe militia's human rights abuses | Sports Grind Entertainment

Sportsgrindentertainment - 2020-09-21 00:37

US sends armoured vehicles to Syria as UN urges Turkey to probe militia's human rights abuses

Telegraph - 2020-09-20 15:06

At UN Human Rights Council, OIC and Turkey call for ending rights abuses in Kashmir, Palestine

APP - 2020-09-16 18:13

Turkey must halt Syrian rebel abuses, Human Rights Watch says | Reuters

Reuters - 2020-09-15 00:18

Belarus Opposition Leader Appeals to UN to Stop Human Rights Abuses in Her Country | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-09-05 00:27

Turkey-Allied Fighters Accused of Human Rights Abuses in Northern Syria |

Newsmax - 2020-08-07 10:50

US concerned over Turkey-backed fighters in Syria, human rights abuses - Egypt Today

Egypttoday - 2020-08-07 10:13

Human Rights Watch calls on Turkey to probe alleged 'serious abuses' by police, World News |

Wionews - 2020-08-01 07:47

U.K. Sanctions Saudis, Russians for Human-Rights Abuses - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-07-06 20:52

Turkey Accuses EU of Turning a Blind Eye to Human Rights' Abuses Against Refugees by Greece | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2020-07-01 17:16

Kongra Star writes to UN Secretary General

ANF - 2020-07-01 07:50
"What really worries us is your failure to speak out against all these crimes, violations and human rights abuses that Turkey commits." ...

United Nations orders probe into human rights abuses in Libya | Libya News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2020-06-23 18:54

Turkey slams Austria for human rights abuses after ‘blackmail’ criticism | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-06-23 18:54

Mass Grave Uncovered: United Nations orders probe into human rights abuses in Libya - Ventures Africa

Venturesafrica - 2020-06-23 18:53

UN send fact-finding mission to Libya to investigate war crimes

ANF - 2020-06-23 12:41
The International Criminal Court urged U.N. Human Rights chief Michelle Bachelet to dispatch a fact-finding mission to "document alleged human rights violations and abuses. ...

Human Rights Watch calls on Libya's Khalifa Haftar to probe abuses by his forces | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-06-17 12:26

Turkish-backed Syrian militias routinely commit human rights abuses in northern Syria – op-ed | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-06-03 03:45

Iran Human Rights Abuses on Sunday

Iranfocus - 2020-05-27 17:45

Bipartisan Bill to Oppose Human Rights Abuses Worldwide Amidst Pandemic

Theepochtimes - 2020-05-09 07:52

Greece hides human rights abuses under the cover of coronavirus | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-04-07 22:45

US State Department maps Turkey’s human rights abuses out - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-03-13 18:10

US Calls Out Iran, China, Venezuela on Human Rights Abuses

Voanews - 2020-03-12 23:33

US Calls Out Iran, China and Venezuela on Human Rights Abuses | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-03-11 19:37

New Report Details How Fossil Fuel Industry's Climate Destruction Also Exacerbates Human Rights Abuses - EcoWatch

Ecowatch - 2020-02-09 17:38

New Report Details How Fossil Fuel Industry's Climate Destruction Also Exacerbates Human Rights Abuses | Common Dreams News

Commondreams - 2020-02-07 19:56

China bullies the world to look the other way on human-rights abuses - MarketWatch

Marketwatch - 2020-02-05 20:08

Venezuela: Violent Abuses in Illegal Gold Mines | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2020-02-05 18:52

As Turkish UPR deadline looms, NGO condemns Ankara’s ‘human rights abuses’ - Egypt Today

Egypttoday - 2020-01-25 03:44

HRW Report: Kuwait Under Wraps For its Human Rights Abuses | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2020-01-16 17:45

Iran executes 52 ethnic Kurds in 2019: watchdog

E-Kurd - 2020-01-08 03:01
SNE, Iranian Kurdistan,— The Iranian authorities executed 52 Kurds in the country’s prisons in 2019, a human rights advocacy group said on Monday. Hengaw Organization, which monitors human rights abuses in the Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat), said in a state ...

Gamal Eid: Egypt rights activist 'attacked and doused in paint by armed men'

BBC - 2019-12-31 02:06
Gamal Eid says his attackers were trying to "silence" him for his criticism of human rights abuses. ...

US sanctions individuals suspected of human rights abuses

Yahoo - 2019-12-18 11:20

U.S. sanctions individuals suspected of human rights abuses |

Triblive - 2019-12-12 10:20

US sanctions individuals suspected of human rights abuses -

Startribune - 2019-12-10 21:36

Trump unveils slew of sanctions over human rights abuses overseas - POLITICO

Politico - 2019-12-10 21:36

U.S. condemns Iran for human rights abuses - TV7 Israel News

Tv7israelnews - 2019-11-27 20:38

Turkey must halt Syrian rebel abuses, Human Rights Watch says - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-11-27 20:38

HRW says civilians abused, executed in Turkey north Syria ‘safe zone’

E-Kurd - 2019-11-27 16:11
NEW YORK,— Human Rights Watch on Wednesday denounced abuses including executions and home confiscations in a Turkish-controlled swathe of Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northern Syria, where Ankara says it wants to resettle Syrian refugees. Turkey last month ...

Pompeo: We'll continue to sanction Iran officials for human rights abuses - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-11-27 09:34

Global Affairs finds no evidence linking Saudi arms sales to human rights abuses | CTV News

Ctvnews - 2019-11-22 03:18

Blackburn leads Senate resolution condemning Turkey’s human rights abuses - Ripon Advance

Riponadvance - 2019-11-14 22:51

Trump Praises Erdogan as Christians in Syria Detail Human Rights Abuses | CBN News

CBN - 2019-11-14 18:07

UNAMI Launches Dedicated Reporting E-mail for Human Rights Violations

BAS News - 2019-11-09 12:25
BAGHDAD, (UNAMI) — To further strengthen and expand its fact-finding efforts on human rights violations and abuses, particularly in relation to the ongoing protests, UNAMI has set up a dedicated e-mail address: The Special Represe ...

UN Second Special Report on Protests in Iraq: Human Rights Violations Ongoing

BAS News - 2019-11-06 12:22
BAGHDAD (UNAMI) — UNAMI has found that serious human rights violations and abuses continued to occur during the second wave of demonstrations that started in Iraq on 25 October. A second report, prepared by the UNAMI Human Rights Office, was published to ...

Overnight Defense: Top diplomat changes testimony to indicate quid pro quo | Dem offers measure on Turkish human rights abuses in Syria | Warren offers plan to address veteran suicide rates | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-11-06 10:00

Top Dem introduces new measure to require Trump to recognize Turkish human rights abuses in Syria | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-11-05 22:47

Chile protests: UN to investigate claims of human rights abuses after 18 deaths | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-04 14:44

CIA-backed Afghan troops 'committed war crimes': report

BBC - 2019-11-01 00:48
Human Rights Watch reports that Afghan forces committed "extrajudicial killings" and other abuses. ...

US sanctions Zimbabwe state security minister over human rights abuses | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-10-27 16:18

Congress must take action on Chinese human rights abuses | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-10-26 16:09

US expresses concern over human rights abuses, discrimination over faith in Pakistan

Aninews - 2019-10-23 17:30

The human rights abuses behind Erdogan and Trump's Syrian 'safe zones' - U.S. News -

Haaretz - 2019-10-22 17:48

The human rights abuses behind Erdogan and Trump's Syrian 'safe zones' - Syria -

Haaretz - 2019-10-20 03:03

Warriors coach Steve Kerr: China doesn't ask about US 'human rights abuses' | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-10-19 03:50

How the United States can ensure American weapons aren’t used for human rights abuses

Militarytimes - 2019-10-17 12:28

NBA coach Steve Kerr compares gun violence in US to human rights abuses in China

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-10-16 12:08

Fears of ethnic conflict, human rights abuses rise as Turkey’s Syrian fighters push forward - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2019-10-16 02:14

China: Muslim-Majority States Whitewash Abuses | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-07-25 23:54

US sanctions 4 Iraqis for corruption, human rights abuses

Rûdaw - 2019-07-18 23:26
Two of those sanctioned are Hashd al-Shaabi leaders ...

Senate introduces bill to punish Saudi Arabia over human rights abuses - U.S. News -

Haaretz - 2019-07-18 02:14

Iran hangs four ethnic Kurds in Iranian Kurdistan: watchdog

E-Kurd - 2019-07-17 11:53
ÛRMIYÊ, Iranian Kurdistan,— Four ethnic Kurds were hanged by Iran’s judicial authorities in Urmia Central Prison in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat) on Tuesday. Hengaw Organization, which reports on human rights abuses in the Iranian Kurdistan, named the dec ...

Nicki Minaj pulled out of a Saudi Arabia concert after backlash over the country's human rights abuses

MIC - 2019-07-10 01:25

Israel Should Work with China, Despite Its Government and Human Rights Abuses | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2019-06-23 12:00

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. ...

Day of action for the hunger strikers across England and Wales

ANF - 2019-05-04 09:27
The campaign will highlight Turkish human rights abuses and discourage people from the UK from holidaying in Turkey, arguing this indirectly supports human rights abuses in Turkey. ...

As Trump Moves to Label Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Group, US Military Aid to Egypt Funds Human Rights Abuses - Citizen Truth

Citizentruth - 2019-05-03 00:44

Iraqi Kurdistan responds to U.S. report on human rights

E-Kurd - 2019-03-15 17:00
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Coordinator for International Advocacy Dindar Zebari responded on Friday to a US report that highlighted a range of human rights abuses that took place in the Kurdistan Reg ...

EU rebukes Saudi Arabia over human rights abuses at UN forum

Alaraby - 2019-03-13 14:59

Europe Slams Saudi Arabia Over Human Rights Abuses and Khashoggi Murder as Trump Administration Gives Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman a Pass

Newsweek - 2019-03-08 06:50

Iraqi and Kurdish authorities are torturing children to confess ISIS membership, report says

Washington Post - 2019-03-07 06:05
Human Rights Watch alleges a systematic policy of revenge that does not spare minors from the same abuses that have marred the arrest, interrogation and trials of adults. ...

Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee briefs EU lawmakers on Saudi Arabia’s human rights abuses | 5Pillars

5pillarsuk - 2019-02-25 14:22

Pak minority groups brief US Congressman over human rights abuses | Devdiscourse News

Devdiscourse - 2019-02-03 21:48

'Populist leaders' encourage rights abuses, Human Rights Watch says - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-31 01:43

CAIR Conveniently Ignores Turkey’s Human Rights Abuses | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2018-12-19 15:57

Ignoring human rights abuses - Sunbury News

Sunburynews - 2018-12-14 23:16

Spotlight points to many human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia - News - The Courier-Tribune - Asheboro, NC

Courier Tribune - 2018-12-07 02:56

Khashoggi killing casts spotlight on array of human rights abuses by Saudi Arabia - SFGate

Sfgate - 2018-11-23 05:41

Khashoggi killing spotlights list of Saudi human rights abuses that US overlooks - News - The Daily Ardmoreite - Ardmore, OK

Ardmoreite - 2018-11-23 04:15

Silicon Valley investors don’t care about Saudi human rights abuses - Recode

Recode - 2018-10-12 05:51

U.N. Human Rights Chief Calls Out U.S., Saudi Arabia, Syria and China for Abuses

Newsweek - 2018-09-11 01:48

UNPO: East Turkestan: Poet Intimidated for Talking about Human Rights Abuses in “Re-Educational” Camps

UNPO - 2018-08-29 22:35

Mosul detainees were tortured in Iraqi Interior Ministry’s jails: HRW

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-19 16:23
Scores of suspected IS fighters are being held in a cramped jail in Mosul amid claims Iraqi troops committed human rights abuses retaking the city. (Photo: AP) ...

Amnesty Strongly Concerned Over Ankara-Backed Rebels Abuses in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-08-02 10:20
ERBIL - Amnesty International said on Thursday that the Turkish army in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syrian are giving Syrian rebels "free rein" to commit major human rights abuses, including torture, forced disappearances and looting propert ...

UNPO: East Turkestan: China’s Human Rights Abuses Against Uyghurs Ignored by Muslim World

UNPO - 2018-07-27 18:20

Trump’s arms export rules will undermine US security and risk human rights abuses | TheHill

Thehill - 2018-07-17 01:56

UN report details large-scale human rights abuses in Afrin under Turkish military control - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2018-07-09 01:02

UN report details large-scale human rights abuses in Afrin

Kurdistan24 - 2018-07-08 18:58

Growing concerns over Human Rights Abuses by Turkish-backed rebels in Afrin | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-06-21 12:14

‘If they want to hurt me, I can’t stop them’: Journalist Nurcan Baysal continues her fight against human rights abuses in Turkey | Irish Examiner

Irishexaminer - 2018-05-21 02:18

'We thought it was an earthquake; it was men with kalashnikovs at the door' - the woman documenting human rights abuses in Turkey

Thejournal - 2018-05-18 07:55

May puts security links above human rights abuses in talks with President Erdogan of Turkey | News | The Times

Thetimes - 2018-05-16 00:49

Critics demand Theresa May stand up to Turkish President Erdogan over human rights abuses as activists promise 'huge' protest ahead of Downing Street visit | London Evening Standard

Standard - 2018-05-09 19:42

Campaigners support Ziya's cycle ride to raise awareness of human rights abuses - Devon Live

Devonlive - 2018-05-09 18:11

Ottawa ‘concerned’ Waterloo Region tech is linked to human rights abuses |

Therecord - 2018-05-04 04:06

Karen Norvig Berry: U.N. shines light on Erdogan regime's human rights abuses in Turkey - The Morning Call

Mcall - 2018-05-02 04:59

Germany set to ban arms sales to Saudi Arabia and Turkey amid fear of human rights abuses | The Independent

Independent - 2018-04-28 18:08

Turkey's state of emergency extended despite 'suffering' caused by human-rights abuses - The National

Thenational - 2018-04-19 00:09

Pasadena Now » Pasadena’s Ninth Circuit Hears Case of Alleged Human Rights Abuses by Former Israeli Prime Minister | Pasadena California, Hotels,CA Real Estate,Restaurants,City Guide... -

Pasadenanow - 2018-04-17 08:14

EU membership talks 'open' with Turkey despite Erdogan human rights abuses | World | News |

Express - 2018-03-27 04:07

Turkey’s 18-month state of emergency causing gross human rights abuses – UN -

Citifmonline - 2018-03-21 12:41

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