Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

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Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

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Powerful quotes for International Women’s Day

Activists use hashtag #IWD2018 to raise awareness about women's rights.

Published on: 8 March, 2018

North Korean defector describes life at home through cartoons

In part three of the series on North Korean defectors, Al Jazeera speaks to cartoonist CS Guk who fled in 2010.

Published on: 11 March, 2018

Sri Lanka: UN condemns anti-Muslim violence

Communal violence in central Kandy region has led to the deaths of at least two people with dozens injured.

Published on: 12 March, 2018

New programme qualifies Palestine students for Ivy League schools

Programme graduates its first batch of 400 students, with 50 receiving early acceptances into schools such as Harvard.

Published on: 13 March, 2018

HRW urges Saudi Arabia to probe Ritz Carlton abuse claims

Human Rights Monitor calls on Saudi authorities to investigate allegations of abuse and death in custody.

Published on: 14 March, 2018

A Yemeni’s harrowing journey through the ‘Gate of Tears’

After risking everything for a better life in Djibouti, Abdullah Muhammad says he may have to return to war-torn Yemen.

Published on: 15 March, 2018

Ukraine: A female fixer on the front lines

In the first of a three-part series profiling journalism fixers, Al Jazeera talks to one covering conflict in Ukraine.

Published on: 19 March, 2018

‘I have no words to tell them’: A Rohingya fixer

In part two of a series on journalism fixers, Al Jazeera talks to a Rohingya helping report on fellow refugees.

Published on: 20 March, 2018

From child soldier to fixer: Alain’s story

In the final part of Al Jazeera's series profiling fixers, a former child soldier describes his journey into journalism.

Published on: 22 March, 2018

Key facts about the war in Yemen

The ongoing war in Yemen, which has displaced millions of people, is far more complex than a Sunni-Shia conflict.

Published on: 26 March, 2018

Thousands displaced by Boko Haram languish in Abuja IDP camps

Dire living conditions in Nigeria's capital for thousands who escaped the armed group's violence in the northeast.

Published on: 28 March, 2018

North Korea defector: I would never go back home

In part five of the series on North Korean defectors, Al Jazeera speaks to a 24-year-old artist An Su-min.

Published on: 29 March, 2018