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Yemen: Saudi-Led Funeral Attack Apparent War Crime

(Beirut) – A Saudi Arabia-led coalition airstrike on a crowded funeral ceremony in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, on October 8, 2016, is an apparent war cr...   [ continue reading...]

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Provide Genuine Refuge to World’s Displaced

Expand Asylum seekers behind a metal fence in the ‘Hangar 1’ detention center,...   [ continue reading...]

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India: Killings in Police Custody Go Unpunished

(New York) – Police in India often bypass arrest procedures and torture suspects in custody to death, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today....   [ continue reading...]

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Burma: US Should Retain Key Sanctions

(Washington, DC) – The US government should keep in place sanctions on Burma to deter the Burmese military from derailing democratic reforms, Human R...   [ continue reading...]

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China: Abusive Cybersecurity Law Set to be Passed

(New York) – The Chinese government is set to adopt the Cybersecurity Law, a regressive measure that strengthens censorship, surveillance, and other contr...   [ continue reading...]

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North Korea: Rights Catastrophe Deepens

(Seoul) – North Korea remains one of the most repressive states in the world, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2017. Under its leader Kim...   [ continue reading...]

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Gambia: Free Speech Ban Threatens Rights in Vote Aftermath

Expand Security personnel and other voters line up in Banjul to vote during the presidenti...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Suspend Saudi Arms Sales

(Washington, DC) – The United States should immediately halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia following numerous unlawful coalition attacks in Yemen, Human Righ...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Reject Pompeo for CIA Director

(Washington) – United States Senators should vote against the confirmation of Rep. Mike Pompeo as director of the Central Intelligence Agency due to overr...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Justice, CIA Picks Threaten Rights

Expand U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) sits with Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhatta...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Trump's Justice, CIA Picks Threaten Rights

(Washington) – President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions as United States attorney general reinforces fears that Tru...   [ continue reading...]

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Cuba: Fidel Castro’s Record of Repression

(Washington, DC) – During his nearly five decades of rule in Cuba, Fidel Castro built a repressive system that punished virtually all forms of dissent, a...   [ continue reading...]

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EU/US: Obama Should Remind Europe to Defend Rights

Expand A dorm in the Vathi hotspot, on Samos island, Greece. At the time of Human Rights W...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Don’t Confirm Sessions as Attorney General

(New York) – The United States Senate should vote against the confirmation of Senator Jeff Sessions as Attorney General of the United States, Human Rights...   [ continue reading...]

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Philippines: A Rights Agenda for President Duterte

Expand Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during his first State of the Nation Ad...   [ continue reading...]

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Philippines: Don’t Reinstate Death Penalty

(New York) – The Philippine House of Representatives should reject a proposal to reinstate the death penalty, Human Rights Watch said today. On November 2...   [ continue reading...]

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Iran: Overturn Stadium Restrictions for Women

(New York) – The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) should cease awarding Iran the right to host FIVB international tournaments until the country...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Counterterrorism Report Sets Standards

Expand The remnants of a US drone strike on August 29, 2012 in Khashamir, Yemen. The strik...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Don’t Cancel Oil Transparency Rule

Republicans introduced joint resolutions in the United States Senate and House of Representatives today that would gut efforts to carry out a key law for fighti...   [ continue reading...]

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Yemen: Baha’i Man Arbitrarily Held for Months

(Beirut) – Authorities in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, should immediately and unconditionally release a Baha’i man arbitrarily detained for nearly...   [ continue reading...]

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