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Dire human rights situation in Ukraine likely to deteriorate further: UN

UN urges thorough investigation into recent murders in Kiev

GENEVA, April 17. /TASS/. The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is calling for a thorough investigation into the murders committed in Kiev this week. Two Ukrainian journalists, Sergey Sukhobok and Oles ... Itar Tass, 1 day ago

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US slammed for poor human rights record

NEW YORK CITY The United States has a record of human rights abuses d espite its position as a leading voice on human rights issues worldwide, legal experts said at a forum here on Friday, from water shutoffs in Detroit and widespread police ...
 MSNBC1 day ago Report calls for Djibouti to take responsibility for rendition  East African11 hours ago Sexual Violence in Conflict The Contemporary Moral Issue Says United Nations  Inter Press Service1 day ago The assassination of opposition will be included in the report of the United Nations human rights in Ukraine  RIN.ru1 day ago

China pledges support to UN-Habitat urban development strategy

NAIROBI, April. 17 (Xinhua) -- China has welcomed the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) proposal for the inclusion of an urban financing strategy in the proposed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, driven by Beijing, to ...
 Xinhua News Agency16 hours ago UN body tells Russia to act against human rights abuses  Zee News2 weeks ago Russia, China, others snub U.N. meeting on Crimea human rights  Reuters4 weeks ago Russia, China, others snub UN meeting on Crimea human rights  Zee News4 weeks ago
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DOHA: Human rights, rule of law vital for sustainable development, Ban tells UN Crime Congress

12 April 2015 Kicking off the 13th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice in Doha, Qatar, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon along with several other top UN officials today spotlighted the critical connection between rule of ...
 United Nations2 days ago UN Congress on Crime Prevention Continues Sessions  Qatar News Agency1 day ago Knowledge Centre set up at UN Congress venue  Gulf Times1 day ago Thirteenth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice  PressReleasePoint3 days ago

Independent UN human rights expert calls trial of former Maldives President 'mockery'

An independent United Nations human rights expert has warned of the "seriously deteriorating situation" regarding the independence of the justice system in the Maldives in the wake of the sentencing of former President Mohammed Nasheed, calling his trial ...
 Sify4 weeks ago UN asks if robots should be allowed to kill humans  Sophos Anti Virus1 day ago New Bill to Bar Gitmo Transfers is Misguided  Human Rights First2 days ago Human Rights First's Vanessa Allyn to Receive 2015 Center Global Advocate Award  Human Rights First2 days ago

U.N. wants 'understanding' of Western Sahara human rights situation

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling for an "independent and impartial understanding" of human rights in the disputed North African territory of Western Sahara, according to a report seen by Reuters on Friday. Ban's annual ...
 Reuters1 week ago 'Yemen is in flames', says UN chief Ban Ki-moon, calls for immediate ceasefire  Times of India2 days ago UN Chief Calls for Immediate Cease-Fire in Yemen  ABC News2 days ago UN chief calls for immediate ceasefire in Yemen  World Tribune Pakistan1 day ago

Thais urged to speed up inquiry on missing activist

(11 mins ago) The United Nations human rights office has called on Thailand to speed up an investigation into the disappearance of an ethnic minority environmental activist. Pholachi Billy'' Rakchongcharoen was detained in Thailand's Kaeng ...
 Hong Kong Standard2 days ago Speedy Probe Urged Over Missing Thai Environmental Activist  ABC News2 days ago

Putting human rights at the heart of reproductive health

UNITED NATIONS, New York/PANAMA CITY, Panama Health leaders from around the world convened at United Nations Headquarters, in New York, on Wednesday to highlight the need to ensure human rights are integrated into sexual and reproductive health ...
 PressReleasePoint1 day ago Honduras Congress approves special protections for rights activists, journalists  Honduras News1 day ago HUMAN RIGHTS MUST ALWAYS BE PROTECTED, EVEN WHEN COUNTERING TERRORISM UNITED NATIONS EXPERTS  Noodls2 days ago The Huffington Post: United States Should Formally Recognize Armenia  Groong2 days ago

UNHRC unanimously adopts resolution against Boko Haram

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution appealing to international community to provide more active support to African countries fighting Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram. The resolution titled 'Atrocities committed by the terrorist group Boko Haram and its effects on human rights in the affected countries' was adopted by consensus in a special session at the UNHRC. The resolution urged the international community to provide more active ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago UN Human Rights Council Eyes Special Session On Boko Haram  NDTV3 weeks ago UN rights council to hold special session on Boko Haram  Zee News3 weeks ago
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Boko Haram using children as human bombs, forcing women into sexual slavery in Nigeria

United Nations human rights chief has said that Boko Haram militants are using children as human bombs in northern Nigeria and forcing women and girls into sexual slavery. According to News24, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said that their office is receiving reports ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Boko Haram uses children as human bombs, commits "heinous crimes": UN  Zee News2 weeks ago Boko Haram using children as bombs girls as sex slaves UN  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago
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