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Githu Muigai defends laws at UN talks
AfricanSeer

Kenya: Kenya Defends Human Rights Record At United Nations

UN diplomats on Thursday (January 22nd) criticised Kenya's human rights record, including a controversial new security law and its lack of co-operation into an international investigation into post-election violence, AFP reported. However, Kenyan ... AllAfrica.com, 2 hours ago
Githu Muigai defends laws at UN talks AfricanSeer, 3 days ago
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Press release: Equality and Human Rights Commission appoints two comissioners

Government Equalities Office , Equality and Human Rights Commission and The Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP First published: Part of: Creating a fairer and more equal society and Equality, rights and citizenship The Secretary of State appoints ...
 Government UK2 days ago Equality and Human Rights Commission appoints two comissioners  Individual.com9 minutes ago Nicky Morgan, Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities, appoints two new Commissioners to the Equality and Human Rights Commission  Equality and Human Rights Commission2 days ago

Sahrawi human rights defender calls on UN to act on decolonization of Western Sahara (media)

Shaheed Elhafedh , January 25, 2015 (SPS) The Saharawi human rights activist, President of the Sahrawi Association of Victims of Grave human rights violations (ASVDH), Brahim Dahane,called the most influential members of the UN to act as the ...
 Sahara Press Service16 hours ago Sahrawi president denounces Morocco's attempts to undermine UN missions in Western Sahara  AlgĂ©rie Presse Service2 days ago
Daily Newswatch

Nigeria: Poverty, violence and a gale of human rights abuse

Attacks by the militant Islamist group Boko Haram and abuses by government security forces led to spiraling violence across northern and central Nigeria. This violence, which first erupted in 2009, has claimed more than 3,000 lives. The group, which ...
 Daily Newswatch7 hours ago UN rights office 'deeply deplores' latest Boko Haram attack in Nigeria  Sify1 week ago
Millennium Post

New Lanka govt looks to improve rights record

Colombo: Following new Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe's assertion that his government would get the country's human rights house in order, separate missions are to make crucial visits abroad to engage with global agencies. Deputy Foreign ...
 News Today2 hours ago PTI - LANKA-LD RIGHTS - (Updating) Lanka seeks to amend ties with intl community on rights record  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago Lanka seeks to amend ties with intl community on rights record  Business Standard India1 day ago PTI - LANKA-LD RIGHTS (FES65) - (Updating) Lanka seeks to amend ties with intl community on rights record  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago
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Reuters India

Abuse of the Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar

Comment by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on the abuse of the Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee GENEVA (21 January 2015) - "The sexist, insulting language used against the UN's independent human ...
 Scoop2 days ago UN slams monk's 'sexist remarks  Independent On Saturday3 days ago Myanmar monk who called UN envoy a whore 'could hurt Buddhism'  ABC Online4 days ago UN human rights chief slams sexist comments on his envoy  Rediff.com4 days ago
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Miami Herald

U.N. official backs report on N Korea human rights abuses

The United Nations official in charge of investigating human rights violations in North Korea said Friday he stands by U.N. findings of widespread abuses there despite recent backtracking by a prominent defector on the details of his life in the ...
 Japan Today2 days ago UN official backs N. Korea abuses despite defector's changes  Jakarta Post2 days ago UN Official Defends Stance on North Korea Rights Abuses  ABC News2 days ago UN official backs North Korea abuses charges despite defector's changes  Gulf News1 day ago
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CNN

U.N. slams monk over 'whore' comments

Story highlights Wirathu, an ultra-nationalist Buddhist monk in Myanmar, calls U.N. official a "whore" U.N. human rights chief responds sharply, calling on Myanmar's leaders to condemn him Wirathu is the leader of the 969 movement, blamed for ...
 CNN3 days ago Monk calls U.N. guest a 'whore'  CNN4 days ago U.N. rights boss slams Myanmar monk for 'whore' comment  CNN4 days ago U.N. chief slams Buddhist monk over 'whore' comment  Channel40004 days ago
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United Nations

UN human rights office urges probe into excessive use of force in DR Congo protests

23 January 2015 The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights ( OHCHR ) today expressed alarm at the apparent excessive use of force by security officers against demonstrators in Democratic Republic of the Congo cities Kinshasa and Goma, ...
 United Nations2 days ago North Korea calls for human rights campaign to be dropped  Stars and Stripes2 days ago Congo-Kinshasa: UN Human Rights Office Urges Probe Into Excessive Use of Force in Protests  AllAfrica.com1 hour ago Armenia's human rights record examined by UN  News.am3 days ago
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VOA News

N Korea asks top UN rights body to probe CIA torture

Geneva: North Korea on Thursday urged the UN Human Rights Council to discuss CIA torture revelations and set up an independent investigation. "This morning ... I sent a letter to the president of the Human Rights Council ... requesting that the ...
 ZeeNews.com3 days ago North Korea asks UN human rights body to probe CIA torture  Al Ahram3 days ago N. Korea Asks UN to Look into CIA's Alleged Torture  Korea Broadcasting System3 days ago Major Conference on N. Korean Rights Set for February  VOA News3 days ago
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