Human Rights Chief Commissioner David Rutherford won't seek reappointment
Friday, 18 May 2018 () Human Rights Chief Commissioner David Rutherford will not seek reappointment following an inquiry which found evidence of sexual harassment at the Human Rights Commission.Justice Minister Andrew Little today confirmed he would be...
Geneva — On Friday, the UN human rights chief criticised Israel’s deadly reaction to protests along the Gaza border as "wholly disproportionate", backing... WorldNews - Front PageAlso reported by •Deutsche Welle •CBC.ca •New Zealand Herald
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Investigators from the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights say that the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •The Age •Reuters
Tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees, many living in hand-built tarpaulin and bamboo shelters in Bangladeshi camps, are at imminent risk of landslides, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on May 23.After.. Source: Storyful Studio -
May.18 -- Human Rights Watch Americas Executive Director Jose Miguel Vivanco discusses the Venezuelan presidential election with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
According to a report by Reuters, Israel has railed against the the UN Human Rights Council after it voted to set up a human rights probe into recent killings in Gaza, accusing Israel of using.. Source: Wochit -
On Friday, Israel was sharply criticized at a UN human rights body for its killings of protesters in Gaza and its treatment of the Palestinians. Washington defended Israel's actions at the Human Rights.. Source: Wochit News -
Nicaragua's embattled government has accepted an ultimatum by Catholic Church to permit UN and Inter-American Human Rights Commissions to investigate killings of scores of government opponents. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
It appears Gina Haspel will be confirmed by the US Senate to be the next CIA Director.
So far, she has not apologized for carrying out US policies allowing the torture of terror suspects.
Her.. Source: Wochit -