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Mexican president meets UN human rights official in Mexico City
Xinhua News Agency

Mexican president meets UN human rights official in Mexico City

Image provided by Mexico's Presidency shows Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (R Back) meeting with Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein (L Back), United Nations (UN) high commissioner for human rights, in Mexico City Oct. 7, 2015. (Xinhua/Mexico's Presidency) ... Xinhua News Agency, 11 hours ago
The UN Refugee Agency

Guterres says UNHCR and partners struggle to meet humanitarian needs

UNHCR/J-M. Ferré António Guterres, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees makes his opening speech at UNHCR's 66th session of the Executive Committee on 5th October 2015. GENEVA, Oct 5 (UNHCR) The global refugee crisis is so great that the ...
 The UN Refugee Agency3 days ago UN Refugee Agency to pull out of Mindanao  Interaksyon5 hours ago U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees: 'Diversity is a richness, not a problem'  Mashable1 week ago UHCR And CHEP To Improve Delivery Of Life-Saving Refugee Aid With Supply Chain  Tandl Online.com1 week ago
India Blooms

EU migration policy 'will fail' without human rights focus: UN ri...

New York, Oct 7 (IBNS): Warning that Europe's "narrow, exclusion-focused [migration] policies have clearly failed," the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Tuesday urged the European Union to make certain that upcoming policy ...
 India Blooms1 day ago UNHCR: Migrant hot spots must not be detention centers in disguise  Turkish Weekly1 day ago
Christian Science Monitor

Is alleged US bombing of Afghan hospital a war crime?

International charity Medecins Sans Frontières and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights say that the bombing of an MSF hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan this weekend, possibly by US forces, could be a war crime. Doctors work to save ...
 Christian Science Monitor2 days ago Has the USA committed a war crime in Taliban attack that saw hospital bombed?  NewsGrio4 days ago Hospital bombing: 'A war crime was committed'  Social Dashboard3 days ago Did the US Bombing of an Afghan Hospital Cross the Line Between Screwup and War Crime?  Mother Jones1 day ago

How Saudi Arabia Uses Influence To Quash Human Rights Investigations

By Shane Dixon Kavanaugh torpedoed plans this week for an international inquiry into human rights violations by all parties involved in Yemen's escalating war even as an Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia and backed by the United States carried out ...
 Uncova2 days ago UN resolution on Yemen fails to launch international investigation into war crimes  Amnesty International6 days ago Why one of the world's worst human rights offenders is leading a U.N. human rights panel  Washington Post1 week ago Saudi Arabia 'Tries to Avoid Inquiry to Hide Violations' in Yemen  Sputnik1 week ago
Washington Post

UN: Death toll in war-torn Yemen rises to at least 2,355

By , GENEVA — The office of the U.N. human rights chief says 151 civilians have been killed in fighting in Yemen over two weeks in September, taking the civilian death toll to 2,355 over the last six months. The office of the High ...
 Washington Post1 week ago UN human rights agency says civilian death toll hits 2,355 in Yemen, seeks independent probe  DailyNews724.com1 week ago Death toll in war-torn Yemen rises to at least 2,355: UN  Al Ahram1 week ago

Ban Ki-moon Praises Sri Lanka Response to Report on Human Rights Violations

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the report on human rights violations committed in Sri Lanka during the conflict with Tamil Tiger rebels, expressing hope that the government's plans to look into the issue will improve the situation. ...
 Sputnik2 weeks ago UN secretary welcomes UNHRC report on Sri Lanka  Times of India2 weeks ago
MSN India

UN official resigns amid scandal over handling of sex abuse report

Flavia Pansieri, the number two at the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva is stepping down for health reasons, UN spokeswoman Vannina Maestracci said. Her resignation comes as the global body faces criticism over how it reacted to ...
 MSN India2 months ago UN rights official resigns amid scandal over CAR abuse claims  MSN India2 months ago

15,000 civilians killed in Iraq in 16 months: UN report

The UN mission and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights did not break down who was responsible for the casualties.
 Economic Times2 months ago
United Nations

Five Key Areas in Human Rights Violated Due to Global Drug Problem: UN Deputy Commissioner

According to a human rights expert, the global drug problem violates human rights in five key areas - the right to health, the rights relating to criminal justice and discrimination, the rights of the child and the rights of indigenous peoples. "It is clear ...
 Med India1 week ago World drug problem violates human rights in five key areas, says UN official  United Nations1 week ago
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