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Uzbekistan: Prison, Torture for Critics

By |September 26th, 2014|

(Warsaw) – Human rights activists, journalists, and others imprisoned by the Uzbek government on politically motivated charges suffer torture and [...]

Olympics: Host City Contracts To Ban Bias

By |September 26th, 2014|

Some countries try to use the prestige of mega-sporting events to cover up their poor human rights records, so banning [...]

Australia/Cambodia: Deal Puts Refugees at Risk

By |September 25th, 2014|

Australia’s deal with Cambodia will send people to a country that has a terrible record for protecting refugees and is [...]

Russia: Activists Prevented from Traveling to UN Meeting

By |September 25th, 2014|

Preventing indigenous rights experts from speaking at a UN conference goes way beyond official intolerance toward civic activism. Keeping indigenous [...]

ICC: Hearing for Key Côte d’Ivoire Figure

By |September 25th, 2014|

Blé Goudé in the dock should remind other senior officials who wield power in conflict that they cannot count on [...]

Malaysia: Transgender People Under Threat

By |September 25th, 2014|

(Kuala Lumpur) – The Malaysian government should urgently seek the repeal of all laws and regulations that discriminate against transgender [...]