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Saudi rights activist sentenced to eight years

Saudi human rights activist sentenced to 8 years in prison

Rights group Amnesty International says a court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a member of an independent human rights organization to eight years prison in the latest guilty verdict to be issued against the group's members. Abdulaziz al-Shubaily ... Miami Herald, 1 day ago
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Inter-faith ties, education urged for terror elimination

SIALKOT-Leading Korean social welfare, peace and human rights activists have stressed the need for promotion of inter-faith relations, education and peace for elimination of poverty, unemployment, ignorance, terrorism and militancy. Addressing a ...
 The Nation Pakistan1 day ago

Human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva: 'There will be positive change in Russia'

During a visit to Berlin, 88-year-old human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva tells DW why she believes in a democratic future for Russia despite the many problems currently facing the country. DW: German President Joachim Gauck asked to meet ...
 Deutsche Welle1 day ago
National Catholic Reporter

Lawmakers say Obama's actions in Vietnam ignore human rights abuses

Rep. Chris Smith, R-New Jersey, said May 24 that President Barack Obama's decision to lift the arms embargo in Vietnam "failed to advance long-term U.S. interests." Smith was joined by Reps. Barbara Comstock, R-Virginia, and Alan Lowenthal, ...
 National Catholic Reporter4 days ago Obama says several Vietnam activists prevented from meeting him  Equilibrio Informativo2 days ago Vietnamese Communist Leader Says US Anti-War Activists Helped Their Victory  Daily Caller2 days ago More Vietnamese Activists Say They Were Barred from Obama Meetings  VOA News5 days ago

As Obama lifts Vietnam arms embargo, human rights groups lament lost leverage

Human rights groups and U.S. lawmakers criticized President Obama on Monday for lifting the 50-year-old ban on arms sales to Vietnam , saying he gave up an important bargaining chip for pressuring communist Hanoi to improve its human rights record. ...
 Washington Times1 week ago Vietnam arms embargo lamented as Obama leverage for human rights  Washington Times1 week ago Human rights activists cry foul as Obama lifts U.S. arms embargo on Vietnam  CBC1 week ago US lifts lethal arms ban on Vietnam 40 yrs after war  Business Standard1 week ago

Obama's delicate dance on Vietnam's 'dire' human rights

The troubled condition of human rights in Vietnam loomed over his visit as unavoidably as the oppressive rain clouds. Human Rights Watch recently called the state of things here "dire in all areas," but the President clearly wanted to broach the ...
 CNN1 week ago Vietnam restricted access to Facebook during Obama visit - activists  Sharenet5 days ago Access to Facebook restricted during Obama visit in Vietnam : Activists  Tech2 firstpost.com4 days ago Vietnam blocks Facebook and cracks down on human rights activists during Obama visit  Access Now1 week ago

EU awards journalist for human rights role

KAMPALA. Media rights activist Robert Ssempala has been given an award for his outstanding role in promoting and protecting fundamental human rights freedoms in Uganda in 2015. Mr Ssempala, the national coordinator of Human Rights Network for ...
 Uganda Daily Monitor4 days ago Uganda: EU Awards Journalist for Human Rights Role  AllAfrica.com1 day ago
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Include human rights in school curriculum: activist

Two-day orientation programmefor principals, headmasters begins Winner of Human Rights Award of Amnesty International Germany, Henry Tiphagne on Friday stressed the importance of introducing human rights education in schools as a step towards ...
 The Hindu4 days ago

Activist Hedy Epstein, Palestinian rights advocate and Holocaust survivor, dies at 91

At age 90, Hedy Epstein was still getting arrested in activist movements. In August 2014, the nonagenarian Holocaust survivor was detained by St. Louis police at a civil disobedience action in support of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen who ...
 Salon4 days ago Holocaust Survivor and Advocate for Human Rights, Hedy Epstein, Dies at 91  Palestine Chronicle4 days ago Holocaust survivor and activist for justice Hedy Epstein dies at 91  Mondoweiss5 days ago
Jakarta Post

News Soeharto not worthy of national hero title, say rights activists

Human rights activists are opposed to naming late dictator Soeharto a national hero and have urged the government to reject the idea, given the late president's track record of alleged human rights abuses and corruption. Maria Catarina Sumarsih, ...
 Jakarta Post6 days ago Indonesian activists oppose national hero title for ex-dictator  Philippine Daily Inquirer6 days ago
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