Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Newsletter
Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

Organisations

US/Migrants

“Tens of thousands of migrant families, including Venezuelans seeking protection from torture, persecution, and arbitrary imprisonment, have been abandoned by the U.S. and Mexican governments ..

Published on: 7 March, 2021

UN/UNSC on Tigray

The UNSC is expected to hold a closed discussion on the situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray region on Thursday. The US, UK, France, Ireland, Norway, and ..

Published on: 4 March, 2021

Syria/Humanitarian crisis

The President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, Khaled Hboubati, the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer, and the ..

Published on: 4 March, 2021

Syria/Targeted hospitals

Human rights organizations have documented widespread and sometimes deliberate attacks by the Syrian government and its allies that have left more than half of the ..

Published on: 3 March, 2021

UN/YEMEN

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said a ‘disappointing’ $1.7-billion had been pledged by countries Monday for humanitarian aid in Yemen – less than half the $3.85-billion ..

Published on: 2 March, 2021

UN/SYRIA

UN General Assembly holds an open session on human rights violations in Syria.

Published on: 2 March, 2021

UN NAVALNY

Reports on Sunday said that Andrei Navalny arrived in a penal colony about 100km east of Moscow.

Published on: 1 March, 2021

AMNESTY/ TIGRAY REPORT

Based on witness testimony and satellite image analysis, the report documents that Eritrean troops killed hundreds of unarmed civilians in the city of Axum on ..

Published on: 28 February, 2021

GENEVA/HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Sri Lanka faces heavy criticism at the UN Human Rights Council session Wednesday for its failure to ensure justice and accountability.

Published on: 24 February, 2021

GENEVA/HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Today’s speakers include representatives from Saudi Arabia, Belarus, the EU, Sri Lanka, and Iraq.

Published on: 23 February, 2021