The Commission is investigating these violations and will report its findings to the Human Rights Council in March 2019.
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The residents of some countries have been seeing the consequences of having a national leader who relies on television outlets that play back to him exactly what he wants to hear rather than on.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl said on Tuesday Russia and Ukraine should de-escalate the situation in the Sea of Azov and solve the conflict without the use of force, . Reuters reports Kneissl..
Reuters reports Saudi Arabia told the United Nations top human rights body on Monday that it was investigating the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate last month with a view..
BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union should halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl told a German newspaper, saying..
The founder of Russia's oldest human rights group, Lyudmila Alexeyeva, died in hospital in Moscow on Saturday at the age of 91, the presidential human rights council said in a statement. Credit: Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Symbol copyright AFP/Getty Symbol caption Lyudmila Alexeyeva started her activism in 1950s Soviet Union and persevered till fresh years Outstanding Russian human rights campaigner and ex-Soviet.. Credit: The News Articles - Published
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian rights official says Lyudmila Alexeyeva, who was forced into exile by Soviet authorities after founding Russia’s oldest human rights organization in 1976, has died in a.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
A past similar report alleged that the UN Human Rights Council was turning a blind eye to more than 40 European companies that operate in four other areas deemed occupied territory by the U.N. Credit: Jerusalem Post - Published
Democracies’ dismay over the Chinese government’s treatment of Uighur Muslims in its far-western Xinjiang region was evident during a recent peer review of China at the U.N. Human Rights Council,.. Credit: CNSNews.com - Published
Geneva, Switzerland, Nov 7, 2018 / 12:41 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Human rights advocates are calling on the United Nations to address reports of Chinese internment camps holding 1 million Muslim minorities.. Credit: CNA - Published
A report detailing alleged suppression of politics and human rights problems in Hong Kong has been removed from a United Nations’ summary for the current review hearing in Geneva, pro-democracy.. Credit: S.China Morning Post - Published
Beijing defended its human rights record after the United Nations released its first assessment of the country since 2013 which criticized the mass detention of human rights lawyers and activists and.. Credit: WorldNews - Published
GENEVA (AP) — Supporters of China’s Muslim Uighur minority are demonstrating in Geneva as the U.N.’s top human rights body examines the country’s rights record in a regular review. Advocacy.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
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Five construction workers of non-Baloch ethnicity were shot dead while another three suffered injuries in an attack near Ganz, some 15 kilometers west of Jiwani town in the.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
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The change of Government in Sri Lanka, following the unceremonious sacking of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasingha by President Maithripala Sirisena, has given rise to a.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
The Latest on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Five months after quitting the U.N.'s top human rights body, the United States has resurfaced at a Human Rights.. Credit: FOXNews.com - Published