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  • Sep 10 2013
  • 12:34pm
Tasers: regulate not roll out
It’s all gone a bit hectic today. And it’s all about Tasers.
  • Sep 9 2013
  • 4:07pm
Enforced disappearance is torture for the families left behind
When someone you love “disappears” it leaves a deep, searing scar. There’s no closure. No grave to place flowers on.
  • Sep 6 2013
  • 4:35pm
How many more? Syria's refugees top two million
Charlotte Philips is our researcher on refugee and migrants' rights and recently returned from the Za'atri camp in Jordan. 
  • Sep 6 2013
  • 3:46pm
Syria: Child detainee dies in military hospital
The family of Syrian 16-year-old Ahmed Ismael al-'Akkad were told in early August 2013 that he had died in a military hospital.
  • Sep 6 2013
  • 10:17am
Will the Lobbying Bill gag legitimate debate by charities?
The past week has seen a flurry of attention on what is being referred to as the ‘Lobbying Bill’.