September 2013 (6)
Sep 20 2013 1:00PM
The countries that support referring Syria to the International Criminal Court - and some absent 'friends'
A UN Security Council referral of the miserable situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC) is vital but is far from certain. Like many other disappointments ordinary Syrians have had to endure from the so-called inter...
Sep 16 2013 11:55AM
The UNSC has a responsibility to protect civilians in Syria - decisive action is needed now
Time is not on the side of the displaced, the disappeared and the thousands of Syrians in fear of death – which could come any second from a regime ballistic missile or a bullet to the back of the head. If ever there was a time to incr...
Sep 13 2013 9:44PM
EVENT: Defending Human Rights in Hebron and Area C of the Occupied West Bank. 23 Sep
Details below of a free event at Amnesty International UK. It's very short notice so please share with your networks and on social media. Below the event details are some brief details of new Amnesty reports coming up on Israel / Pales...
Sep 13 2013 5:38PM
Our six step plan to end the humanitarian crisis in Syria
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Sep 11 2013 11:59AM
Afghanistan’s ‘war on women’ continues
By Horia Mosadiq, our Afghanistan Researcher Her body ridden with bullets and left on the outskirts of Paktika province in Afghanistan, Sushmita Banerjee’s killing last week was horrifying but, sadly, not surprising. The Indian woman h...
Sep 6 2013 5:35PM
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. It’s difficult not to feel overwhelmed by the scale and brutality of the conflict in Syria. This week the UN has...