Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

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Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

News in Brief

Colombia’s “False Positives Scandal”

What lay behind the killings was a government policy that sought to defeat, at all costs, the FARC guerrilla movement against which it had been ..

Published on: 30 August, 2021

Kabul humanitarian evacuation

The UK says no more people will be called to the airport to leave, and the processing centres at Baron Hotel and airport gate are ..

Published on: 29 August, 2021

Indonesia/Pollution court

“We are suing the government so they will investigate where the pollution comes from and take actions based on their findings,” climate campaigner Bondan Andriyanu ..

Published on: 26 August, 2021

Lebanon/Right to health

Lebanon’s health sector is one of the casualties of the country’s economic collapse.

Published on: 26 August, 2021

The humanitarian evacuation of desperate Afghans

The Taliban said on Tuesday they want all foreign evacuations to be completed by August 31 and they would not agree to an extension as ..

Published on: 25 August, 2021

Europe’s dumping ground

Romania is facing an environmental crisis according to sources.

Published on: 25 August, 2021

Demonstrations in Gaza

There’s a call by five Palestinian factions to demonstrate against political arrests in Ramallah.

Published on: 25 August, 2021

UN rights chief: “Taliban’s treatment of women will mark ‘red line.”

Bachelet said her office had received credible reports of serious violations in places that have been under Taliban control, including summary executions, restrictions of women’s ..

Published on: 24 August, 2021

The Future of the Tunisian parliament and the calls for rule of law

The United States deputy national security adviser has met Tunisia’s president and discussed the urgent need to appoint a prime minister-designate to form a government.

Published on: 24 August, 2021

New Delhi first smog tower

The tower is around 25 meters tall and claims to purify at 1000 cubic meters per second.

Published on: 23 August, 2021

Tropical storm Henri hit the coast of New York and New Jersey

The storm was expected to bring winds up to 120KMH and create widespread flooding in the ground saturated by the remnants of tropical storm Fred.

Published on: 23 August, 2021

The unsettled question of the Brazilian indigenous tribes

The Amazon rainforest isn’t the only place where indigenous people are under attack from land grabbers and loggers.

Published on: 22 August, 2021