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    • newEgypt: Respect Right to Peaceful Protest

      Egypt: Respect Right to Peaceful Protest

      Expand A still photo of a video circulated on social media on September 20 showing masses of anti-government protesters in the city of Damietta, North of C…
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    • No Justice 3 Years After DR Congo Massacre

      No Justice 3 Years After DR Congo Massacre

      Expand Mourners carry coffins of protesters killed in the September 19 and 20 demonstrations during a ceremony organized by the opposition Union for Democ…
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    • DR Congo: Warlord Sought by ICC Killed

      DR Congo: Warlord Sought by ICC Killed

      (Goma) – The death in the Democratic Republic of Congo of a rebel leader wanted by the International Criminal Court highlights the need to bring justice for his forces’ many victims. The Congolese army announced on September 18, 2019 that its for…
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    • Kenya: Abusive Evictions in Mau Forest

      Kenya: Abusive Evictions in Mau Forest

      Expand This June 2019 photo shows Gorofa village, Nkoben area, one of the current settlements for those evicted from Mau forest in July 2018.…
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    • Britain Should Practice What It Preaches

      Britain Should Practice What It Preaches

      Expand The Union Flag flies near the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, June 7, 2017. © 2017 Reuters In light o…
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    • Address, Don’t Dismiss, Kashmir Grievances

      Address, Don’t Dismiss, Kashmir Grievances

      Expand Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during a public meeting in Ahmadabad, India, Sunday, May 26, 2019. © 2019 AP Photo/…
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    • US: Block Law Endangering Sex Workers

      US: Block Law Endangering Sex Workers

      (Washington, DC) – Human Rights Watch and four other plaintiffs will present arguments on September 20, 2019 against the dismissal of their challenge to a 2017 United States law that imposes criminal liability for online speech about sex work.The…
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    • Tanzania: Protect Burundians Facing Abuse

      Tanzania: Protect Burundians Facing Abuse

      Expand A Tanzanian policeman watches over as Burundian refugees gather on the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Kagunga village in Kigoma region in western Tanz…
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    • US: Proposed Debt Collection Rule Fails Consumers

      US: Proposed Debt Collection Rule Fails Consumers

      Expand © 2016 Brian Stauffer for Human Rights Watch (Washington, DC) – The Trump administration’s proposed rule on debt colle…
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    • UN Shares Details of Burundian Activist’s Murder

      UN Shares Details of Burundian Activist’s Murder

      New information received by the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Burundi supports what many have long suspected: Marie-Claudette Kwizera, the treasurer of the Burundian group Ligue Iteka, was targeted because of her human rights work and murde…
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    • Lebanon: Judiciary Ignoring 2017 Anti-Torture Law

      Lebanon: Judiciary Ignoring 2017 Anti-Torture Law

      Expand Hassan al-Dika  © Private (Beirut) – Lebanese judicial authorities failed to investigate serious torture al…
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    • Tajikistan: Barriers to Aid for Domestic Violence Victims

      Tajikistan: Barriers to Aid for Domestic Violence Victims

      (Warsaw) – Tajikistan’s government takes little action to investigate or prosecute domestic violence cases and is doing far too little to help survivors, Human Rights Watch said in a report rel…
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    • Indonesia: Draft Criminal Code Disastrous for Rights

      Indonesia: Draft Criminal Code Disastrous for Rights

      Expand LGBT activists protest the planned revision to Indonesia’s criminal code outside parliament in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 12, 2018.…
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    • US Government Mass Surveillance Isn’t ‘Secret’

      US Government Mass Surveillance Isn’t ‘Secret’

      Expand A notice of electronic surveillance is posted near a 95-by-50-foot American flag unfurled on the side of an apartment complex in Manchester, New Ham…
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    • Cameroonian Lawyers Say ‘Enough is Enough’

      Cameroonian Lawyers Say ‘Enough is Enough’

      Expand Douala Court of Justice, Cameroon. © Steve Mvondo/WikiMedia Cameroonian lawyers are on strike this week, prote…
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    • Spate of Bangladesh ‘Crossfire’ Killings of Rohingya

      Spate of Bangladesh ‘Crossfire’ Killings of Rohingya

      Expand Rohingya refugees gather in an open field at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhia, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh to commemorate the two-year anniversary of th…
      - 3 days ago, 18 Sep 19, 4:24pm -
    • A Trial Under the Spotlight in Morocco

      A Trial Under the Spotlight in Morocco

      Her smile was striking, wide and slightly ironic. Sitting up straight on the defendants’ bench in a court in Rabat, Morocco on Monday this week, Hajar Raissouni was not letting the situation get her down.…
      - 3 days ago, 18 Sep 19, 4:05pm -
    • Outspoken Zimbabwe Doctor Abducted

      Outspoken Zimbabwe Doctor Abducted

      It’s been four days since the leader of the Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association (ZHDA), Dr. Peter Magombeyi, went missing. According to a WhatsApp message he managed to send, three unidentified men abducted him from his home in the Budiriro neig…
      - 3 days ago, 18 Sep 19, 3:16pm -
    • Venezuela: Extrajudicial Killings in Poor Areas

      Venezuela: Extrajudicial Killings in Poor Areas

      Expand Members the National Police Action Force, or FAES, an elite commando unit created for anti-gang operations, patrol the Antimano neighborhood of Cara…
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    • Eritrea Should End 18 Years of Darkness

      Eritrea Should End 18 Years of Darkness

      October 3, 2018 Video Video: Eritrea Imprisons Journalists and Government Officials The recent arrest of Eritrea’s former fi…
      - 4 days ago, 18 Sep 19, 11:21am -

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