Mar 23 2016 4:39 pm
Egypt: NGOs 'being treated like an enemy of the state', say 14 leading NGOs

Crackdown includes jails sentences, forced closures, travel bans, asset freezes and ever-widening judicial investigations

Mar 23 2016 2:01 pm
Turkey has forcibly returned dozens of Afghans despite Taliban persecution risk

Turkey’s forcible return of around 30 Afghan asylum-seekers just hours after the European Union-Turkey refugee deal came into force shows that implementing the deal risks refugees’ live

Mar 23 2016 12:00 am
Jordan: injured Syrian refugees turned away at border - new report

Thousands of Syrian refugees in country also blocked from accessing health services

Mar 21 2016 2:13 pm
Russia: Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko must get retrial after 'deeply politicised' trial

‘Nadiya never had a hope of proving her innocence’ - John Dalhuisen

Mar 18 2016 5:35 pm
Egypt: Planned asset freezes are government's latest tool to eradicate civil society

The Egyptian authorities are expected to freeze the assets of two prominent human rights defenders and their family members tomorrow as part of an investigation into foreign funding of NGOs.

Mar 15 2016 5:12 pm
Northern Ireland: Abuse survivors unite to tell politicians what they want from redress

Victims of historic child abuse in Northern Ireland are urging the Stormont Executive to provide redress for the suffering experienced in residential institutions.