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Tunisia’s new counter-terrorism law endangers human rights

Tunisia’s new counter-terrorism law endangers human rights

Aug.5, Tunis: Tunisia’s new counterterrorism law imperils human rights and lacks the necessary safeguards against abuse, according ...

Norway to enter into partnership with ASEAN

Norway to enter into partnership with ASEAN

Aug 5, Oslo:  ‘Norway has today been invited to enter into formal partnership with the Association of ...

Burundi: UN condemns assassination attempt on leading human rights defender

Burundi: UN condemns assassination attempt on leading human rights defender

Aug.5, New York: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations human rights office have strongly condemned the assassination ...

Netanyahu launches campaign to act against Iran deal

Netanyahu launches campaign to act against Iran deal

Aug.5, Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has launched a campaign to mobilise Jewish American citizens against ...

Twenty dead after two trains derail in central India

Twenty dead after two trains derail in central India

Aug.5, Harda: At least 20 people killed when two passenger trains derailed while crossing a bridge hit by ...

Iraq: 1,500 schools damaged in Anbar

Iraq: 1,500 schools damaged in Anbar

Aug.4, Aden: More than 1,500 schools have been destroyed due to the conflict in Iraq‘s Anbar province ...

 
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Aug.5, Tunis: Tunisia’s new counterterrorism law imperils human rights and lacks the necessary safeguards...[ ] Full article
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Aug.5, New York: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations human rights office have strongly condemned...[ ] Full article
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Aug.4, Yaounde: Cameroon has expelled more than 3,000 Nigerians as part of the fight against the Nigerian-born...[ ] Full article
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Aug.4, Beirut: Libyan authorities responsible for the al-Hadba corrections facility in Tripoli should immediately investigate the apparent ill-treatment of detainees, including al- Saadi Gaddafi, a son of Muammar Gaddafi. A nine-minute video made available by clearnews, an online news site, on August 2, 2015, appears to show officials and guards at al-Hadba prison interrogating and ill-treating several detainees, including al-Saadi Gaddafi. Prison officials...[ ] Full article
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Stop killing “dissent” in Bangladesh Killing bloggers in Bangladesh is killing change Das, a Bangladeshi...[ ] Full article
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Addressing thousands of foreign guests and veterans, Putin chose to ignore the boycott, thanking Britain, France and...[ ] Full article
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Thor Halvorssen’s deep engagement in the complicated and often dizzying politics of global human rights has put him...[ ] Full article
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By Kaveh Taheri Iran nuclear deal outlined, but discord appears over details within 24 hours. Statements issued by foreign ministries of Iran and the United states provided us much to make us believe the Lausanne deal has hit the snag. Iran has evaded to clarify its nuclear program during twelve years of hide-and-seek, as International community has expressed concerns. The officials have claimed the nuclear program is for medical purpose which has been frequently...[ ] Full article

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