Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

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Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

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Demonstrators killed in Sudan

At least seven of the nine killed were shot in the chest or the head, according to the Central Committee of Sudan Doctors.

Published on: 3 July, 2022

Morocco bans a controversial film

The Moroccan Cinematographic Centre (CCM) said in its statement that the film was a “flagrant falsification of the established facts of the history of Islam”.

Published on: 12 June, 2022

Medical deterioration in Sri Lank

President GotabayaRajapaksa has defied demands that he resign.

Published on: 23 May, 2022

Sherien abu Akleh’s assassination

Abu Akleh was shot and killed while covering an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank town of Jenin early Wednesday, the the Palestinian health ..

Published on: 12 May, 2022

The assassination of Aljazeera journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh

“Al Jazeera extends its sincere condolences to the family of Sherine in Palestine, and to her extended family around the world, and we pledge to ..

Published on: 11 May, 2022

Demonstrations in Sri Lanka

The opposition in Sri Lanka is pushing for a constitutional amendment to clip the executive powers of the president.

Published on: 25 April, 2022

Surveillance database in Kenya

Kenyan activists are bringing to the High Court a lawsuit against the Kenyan Communication Authority, saying it is unconstitutional, and the government is using mobile ..

Published on: 10 April, 2022

Sri Lanka protests

Rajapaksa was forced on April 5 to revoke a state of emergency declaration, after it became clear he could not win enough support from MPs ..

Published on: 10 April, 2022

Jenin anniversary April 11

The city is relatively close to the Green Line and locals say their fight with the occupation is “personal” since every home has a firsthand ..

Published on: 10 April, 2022

April 6 in the Sudan

The army closed major roads leading to the center of Khartoum and blocked all bridges connecting the 3 cities that make up the capital.  

Published on: 6 April, 2022

New Delhi: Demonstrations over the cost of living.

Fuel prices have risen almost daily in the past week. The government blames supply chain disruptions due to the Ukraine conflict.

Published on: 4 April, 2022

Humanitarian needs in Afghanistan

International aid to Afghanistan has dried up since the Taliban seized power in August 2021, and humanitarian needs have spiraled since then. The UN estimates ..

Published on: 31 March, 2022