Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

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Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

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UK/FARMERS

The National Farmers’ Union hosts its first post-Brexit annual online conference. Boris Johnson delivers a video message on the opening day.

Published on: 23 February, 2021

Facebook shuts down Myanmar military’s page

         

Published on: 21 February, 2021

MYANMAR/PROTESTS RETURNED TO THE STREETS

One of the victims was shot in the head and died immediately during the latest rally in the second-largest city of Mandalay, according to Frontier ..

Published on: 21 February, 2021

US/PARIS CLIMATE AGREEMENT

The U.S. officially rejoins the Paris Climate Agreement.

Published on: 21 February, 2021

NIGERIA/KIDNAPPING

It is unclear how many are still in the possession of the gunmen. One student died during the kidnapping, an official said.

Published on: 18 February, 2021

MYANMAR/POST-COUP PROTESTS

The US imposed sanctions on 10 former and current military officials in response to the coup d’etat in the country. – Staff in hospitals, schools, ..

Published on: 18 February, 2021

LIBYA/ARAB SPRING 10 YEARS ON

On 17 February, Libyans across the country are expected to mark the 10-year anniversary of the revolution that ended the rule of former leader Muammar ..

Published on: 17 February, 2021

Lokman Slim’s burial

The family is waiting for a forensic doctor to finish the autopsy, they want to know if he was tortured before being killed.

Published on: 11 February, 2021

Egyptian authorities released Mahmoud Hussein

A Cairo court ordered Hussein’s release with “precautionary measures”, pending investigations in February.

Published on: 7 February, 2021

Migrants/Afghanistan

A new Afghan exodus seems to be underway and the hope that the war will end soon could already be shattered for many.

Published on: 31 January, 2021

Migrants/US/Mexico

Joe Biden pledged to end ‘Remain In Mexico’ on day one of his presidency — the notorious program that President Trump had begun, in which ..

Published on: 28 January, 2021