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Jeremy Hunt appoints roving Human Rights Ambassador to champion human rights across the globe – GOV.UK


  1. Jeremy Hunt appoints roving Human Rights Ambassador to champion human rights across the globe  GOV.UK
  2. UK appoints first international human rights ambassador  Reuters
  3. UK to appoint first human rights ambassador  The Guardian
  4. UK: Rita French appointed human rights ambassador  Irish Legal News
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Syria: Monthly Human Rights Digest – May 2019 – Syrian Arab Republic – ReliefWeb


Syria: Monthly Human Rights Digest – May 2019 – Syrian Arab Republic  ReliefWeb

This Digest on Syria is prepared by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). It is intended to provide an overview of the …

South Africa’s Racist Founding Father Was Also a Human Rights Pioneer – The New York Times


South Africa’s Racist Founding Father Was Also a Human Rights Pioneer  The New York Times

The ranks of diplomats gathered in Paris during the spring of 1919 included a most unusual member of the British imperial delegation: a youthful South African …

UN human rights expert condemns attacks on Sudan protesters – Washington Post


UN human rights expert condemns attacks on Sudan protesters  Washington Post

CAIRO — A U.N. human rights expert has condemned attacks on Sudanese protesters that left six killed, including an army officer, earlier this week, calling on …

Human rights bill on ANWR ignores humans and their rights | TheHill – The Hill


Human rights bill on ANWR ignores humans and their rights | TheHill  The Hill

On May 1, the House Natural Resources Committee approved H.R. 1146 repealing the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) oil and gas program.

UK military amnesty for historic prosecutions could breach international human rights law – The Conversation – UK


UK military amnesty for historic prosecutions could breach international human rights law  The Conversation – UK

Soldier amnesty plans pose grave challenges to human rights – and set the stage for a future showdown with the European Court of Human Rights.

Hackers Spy On Human Rights Campaigners Through Whatsapp – RightsInfo


  1. Hackers Spy On Human Rights Campaigners Through Whatsapp  RightsInfo
  2. WhatsApp Hack Aided by Spyware Linked to Human Rights Abuses  Bloomberg
  3. What Is the NSO Group? Human Rights Groups Raise Alarm Bells Over Israeli Firm Linked to WhatsApp Hack  Newsweek
  4. WhatsApp security breach may have targeted human rights groups  Reuters
  5. WhatsApp spyware attack was attempt to hack human rights data, says lawyer  The Guardian
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Australia faces ‘world-first’ climate change human rights case – Aljazeera.com


  1. Australia faces ‘world-first’ climate change human rights case  Aljazeera.com
  2. Has Australia violated human rights by failing to address climate change?  Climate Liability News
  3. Indigenous Australians to challenge government at UN over climate change as human rights violation  The Japan Times
  4. Indigenous Australians File Landmark Human Rights Claim With UN Over Government’s Inaction on Climate Crisis  Common Dreams
  5. Islanders file human rights complaint at UN over Australia’s inaction on climate change  The Straits Times
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North Korea warns US human rights criticism pushing it in a direction Washington ‘does not want to see’ – The Japan Times


  1. North Korea warns US human rights criticism pushing it in a direction Washington ‘does not want to see’  The Japan Times
  2. Foiled North Korean Escape Ignites Human-Rights Debate  The Wall Street Journal
  3. US, North Korea in war of nerves over human rights  Korea Times
  4. N Korea denounces US’ statement on human rights abuses  ANI News
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Sudan: 10 human rights priorities for the transition – Amnesty International


Sudan: 10 human rights priorities for the transition  Amnesty International

Sudan’s transition is an unprecedented opportunity to entrench human rights.