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HRC condemns torture of journalists
Zambia Post

UN Committee on Prevention of Torture expected in Tunisia in A...

:00 Hits: 26 TUNIS, (TAP) - The United Nations Committee on Prevention of Torture is expected in Tunisia next April, announced, Tuesday, President of the Human Rights Unit at the Interior Ministry Maher Gaddour. This visit follows Tunisia's ... Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency, 1 month ago
HRC condemns torture of journalists Zambia Post, 1 month ago
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Filmmaker: The Torture of Undocumented Workers 'Made My Skin Crawl'

"I Am Not Here" documentary. 32 min., 11 sec. (Ashvin Kumar and the United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner) Today there are some 232 million migrants around the world living outside their home country. Many risk their lives to ...
 AsiaSource1 month ago Ratify Convention against Torture  NewsDay.co.zw1 month ago Ratify Convention against Torture - Zimbabwe, but also Tanzania and Angola  Club of Mozambique1 month ago Cameroon: 5th Report On Torture - Human Rights Stakeholders Concert(Cameroon Tribune)  AllAfrica.com4 weeks ago
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China's repatriation of North Korean defectors must end, U.N. says

GENEVA, Switzerland, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- The United Nations Committee Against Torture has called for an immediate end to the forced repatriation of North Korean defectors in China. The U.N. body and the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees are urging ...
 UPI1 month ago UN & China Repatriation of N Korean Defectors  GlobalSecurity.org1 month ago UN Urges China to Stop Repatriation of North Korean Defectors  VOA News1 month ago UN Committee Urges China to Halt Deportation of N. Korean Escapees  Korea Broadcasting System1 month ago

UN: Torture 'entrenched' in Chinese justice system

ursday dismissed a United Nations report, criticising "ongoing" rights abuses in China's courts and prisons, despite legislation outlawing torture in the country. "In recent years China has been promoting the rule of law and has made great ...
 Ghana.News24.com2 months ago News24.com | UN: Torture 'entrenched' in Chinese justice system  News242 months ago News24.com.ng | UN: Torture 'entrenched' in Chinese justice system  News24 Nigeria2 months ago
BBC

UN calls on China to end torture

A UN watchdog has urged China to end the rampant use of torture in its prisons and close all secret jails. The United Nations Committee Against Torture also called for a halt to a crackdown on lawyers and activists. It issued its report after ...
 BBC2 months ago China Torture Condemned By UN Rights Watchdog  Uncova2 months ago UN slams torture in China prisons  Financial Express Bangladesh2 months ago UN -CHINA - UN calls on Beijing to end torture and secret jails. An appeal for Liu Xiaobo  MyInforms2 months ago
United Nations

Woman begs UN to wipe out Islamic State

A YOUNG Yazidi woman has pleaded for the United Nations Security Council to wipe out Islamic State after describing the torture and rape she suffered at their hands. "RAPE was used to destroy women and girls and to guarantee that these women ...
 Townsville Bulletin1 month ago Islamic State Atrocities Against Christians Is Genocide, EU Declares  MyInforms6 days ago Security Council urges action against human trafficking, sexual abuse by ISIL and other terror groups  United Nations1 month ago Security Council urges action against human trafficking  Pakistan Press International1 month ago
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National Interest

GOP presidential candidates comments on torture (3 letters)

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump watches as Ted Cruz speaks during Saturday's Republican debate in Manchester, N.H. (Joe Raedle, ) Re: Republican debate skids off rails on torture issue , Feb. 9 editorial. Your editorial tells ...
 Denver Post13 hours ago Torture and presidential candidates  The Hill17 hours ago Trump's Impeachable Offense  RINF.com17 hours ago Riding the Waterboard to Victory or to a Wipeout?  National Interest5 hours ago
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ABC Online

WikiLeaks founder Assange detained arbitrarily — United Nations panel

The UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention announced on Friday that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been " arbitrarily detained " since the Australian national was first arrested in London in December 2010. The Geneva-based five-member ...
 Equilibrio Informativo6 days ago Live: Julian Assange set to appear at press conference after United Nations criticises UK over his 'arbitrary detention'  NewsGrio6 days ago Julian Assange 'vindicated' by UN's ruling in his favour  ABC Online6 days ago WikiLeaks Founder Assange Calls UN Ruling 'Vindication'  VOA News6 days ago
Sky News Australia

UN warns Australia on Nauru children

The United Nations refugee agency has warned Australia must consider the best interests of children following a High Court ruling that could pave the way for asylum seeker families to be returned to Nauru. Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says ...
 Sky News Australia1 week ago UN warns Australia on Nauru kids  World News Australia1 week ago
Sputnik

US Rolling in Profits While 'Aiding and Abetting' Saudi War Crimes in Yemen

Both the United States and Saudi Arabia are signatories ofthe Geneva Convention, which prohibits the willful causing ofgreat suffering duringwar time, and explicitly forbids the targeting ofcivilians. But despitethis understanding, both nations are ...
 Sputnik2 weeks ago Saudi Arabia Is Killing Civilians With US Bombs  Huffington Post2 weeks ago Saudi Arabia demands international protection for Palestinians  Al Watan Voice2 weeks ago US reaps billions in profits from Saudi Arabia's war crimes in Yemen  Sott.net2 weeks ago
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