Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Published on: 13 Jan, 2021


Hong Kong/ Court

A pro-democracy activist in court.

Published on: 23 November, 2020

The Tigray Clashes

Ethiopia’s military has warned it plans to use tanks to encircle Mekelle, capital of the northern Tigray region and may use artillery to shell the ..

Published on: 23 November, 2020

Somalia: Ensure Justice in Health Worker Massacre

Boost Stalled Investigation into Killing of 8 in Rural Village.

Published on: 23 November, 2020

Burkina Faso election

Burkina Faso holds presidential and parliamentary elections, in a vote overshadowed by spiraling insecurity.

Published on: 23 November, 2020

Ethiopians Refugees


Published on: 23 November, 2020

Syrian refugees ‘at risk of being pushed to return’

Aid agencies warn hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees may be forced to go back to a still volatile country in 2018.

Published on: 5 February, 2018

Jaha Dukureh: ‘Don’t sensationalise FGM survivors’

Gambia activist tells Al Jazeera why respect is critical when tackling the subject of female genital mutilation.

Published on: 6 February, 2018

Nigeria migrants who escaped Libya restart their lives

Migrants say they are being returned to the same conditions that made them risk their lives crossing the Sahara desert.

Published on: 6 February, 2018

UN to probe Syria gas attacks but what about past ones?

Russia blocks UN Security Council statement condemning recent chemical attack, drawing angry response from the US.

Published on: 7 February, 2018

Myanmar ‘starving out’ Rohingya in Rakhine: Amnesty

Authorities in Myanmar are starving Rohingya families to get them to flee the country, Amnesty International says.

Published on: 8 February, 2018

Australia prisoners with disabilities abused: HRW

Human Rights Watch report details how people with disabilities suffer sexual and physical abuse in Australian prisons.

Published on: 8 February, 2018

Cambodia dissident in jail after Thailand deportation

Rights groups condemn Thailand for forcibly returning shoe-throwing critic of Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen.

Published on: 11 February, 2018