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Libya: UN deeply concerned by reported threats against nationa...

24 October 2014 The United Nations human rights office expressed deep concern today at reports of threats and intimidation directed against Libya's national human rights institution, the National Council for Civil Liberties and Human Rights ... United Nations, 9 hours ago

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Latest UN Report on Human Rights in Ukraine Biased: Churkin

UNITED NATIONS, October 24 (RIA Novosti) - Russian Ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin said Friday that the latest UN repor t on human rights in Ukraine does not reflect the real situation in the crisis-hit country. "We heard here references to a new ...
 RIA Novosti17 hours ago QATAR'S RE-ELECTION TO THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL CONFIRMS ITS GROWING ROLE  NAM News Network2 hours ago UN human rights group calls for free Hong Kong election  Turkish Weekly1 day ago UN Human Rights Body Backs Hong Kong Calls For Public Nominations  Radio Free Asia1 day ago

Govts urged to update national legislations on surveillance

NEW YORK - A United Nations human rights expert Friday urged Governments currently engaged on mass surveillance of the internet for counter-terrorism purposes to update their national legislations in line with international human rights law for new ...
 The Nation Pakistan6 hours ago ONLINE MASS-SURVEILLANCE: PROTECT RIGHT TO PRIVACY EVEN WHEN COUNTERING TERRORISM UN EXPERT  United Nations Office at Geneva1 day ago Right to online privacy at risk as governments engage in mass surveillance UN expert  United Nations1 day ago Right to Online Privacy at Risk  Scoop1 day ago

Mexico: UN rights office urges authorities to step up efforts to find missing students

24 October 2014 The United Nations human rights office has voiced concern about the continued enforced disappearance of students in the Mexican town of Iguala and urged local authorities to step up their efforts in finding them. Speaking to ...
 United Nations11 hours ago UN rights office urges review of Malaysia's colonial-era Sedition Act  Sify1 month ago UN rights office urges impartial probe into killing of protesters in Yemeni capital  Sify1 month ago UN rights office urges probe of alleged torture of 'Red Shirt' activist  Sify2 months ago
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Kyrgyzstan: UN urges country to scrap draft law violating rights of LGBT people

24 October 2014 The United Nations human rights office today called on the Kyrgyz Parliament to refrain from passing draft legislation that would discriminate against people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) people. ...
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UN investigator renews call to press North Korea on human rights

UNITED NATIONS -- The top United Nations investigator on North Korea urged the international community to hold Pyongyang accountable for its dismal human rights record and not be swayed by "a few honeyed words" from the regime in recent weeks. ...
 Nikkei Asian Review1 day ago North Korea should be brought before the International Criminal Court for its human rights violations, the United Nations chief investigator said.  TickerTech.com1 day ago U.N. investigator: North Korea should be charged with human rights violations  CNN1 day ago U.N.: Charge N Korea on human rights  CNN2 days ago
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UN rights expert flays excessive use of technology

UNITED NATIONS - A UN human rights expert has raised concern about the increasing use of technologies that depersonalise the use of force including armed drones not only on the battlefield, but also in domestic law enforcement. In presenting his ...
 The Nation Pakistan1 day ago Police Use of Drones May Threaten Human Rights: UN Expert  Common Dreams1 day ago Africa: Growing Drones Use in Law Enforcement May Violate Rights - UN  AfricanSeer1 day ago Growing use of drones in law enforcement may violate human rights, warns UN expert  United Nations2 days ago
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U.N. Chief Condemns Expulsion of Human Rights Director from DRC

Extra TVUN UNITED NATIONS, Oct 21 2014 (IPS) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the decision of the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to expel the Director of the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office ...
 Inter Press Service2 days ago Ban Ki-Moon Condemns Expulsion of UN Joint Human Rights Office Head From Congo  RIA Novosti3 days ago Costa Rica loses seat on UN Human Rights Council  TicoTimes.net3 days ago UN urges Venezuela to release jailed activist  Sify4 days ago
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At U.N., China asked to back human rights case against N.Kor …

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The chief U.N. investigator into human rights cases in North Korea said on Wednesday he has appealed to China to support calls to refer Pyongyang's actions to The Hague on suspicion of crimes against humanity. Western ...
 Yahoo! India23 hours ago UPDATE 1-At UN, China asked to back rights case against North Korea  Reuters Africa2 days ago UN rights specialist seeks China's help  Radio Television Hong Kong2 days ago UN rejects North Korea's 'honeyed words,' moves forward with human rights case  Christian Science Monitor2 days ago
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Detroit should restore water to those unable to pay, UN human rights experts say

DETROIT -- United Nations human rights experts described Detroit's mass water shut-offs as "a man-made perfect storm" Monday and called on city officials to restore water to those unable to pay, including those with disabilities or chronic ...
 CTV News4 days ago UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor  Sify4 days ago Detroit: Impact of Water Disconnections on Human Rights  Scoop1 week ago
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