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Jul 5 2022 1:00 am
Syria: people in camps enduring 'unbearably harsh' living conditions - new report

Call on UN Security Council to renew resolution for vital cross-border aid 1.7m people - more than half children - in extremely vulnerable circumstances, with water shortages and disease ‘Can anyone...

Jul 4 2022 6:34 pm
Uzbekistan: security force violence against protesters must be fully investigated

Mass protests in autonomous Karakalpakstan erupted on 1 July Multiple social media videos show injured people and what appears to be blood on the streets ‘We have received reports that human rights...

Jul 1 2022 12:47 pm
Hong Kong: Inauguration Of New Leader On 25th Anniversary Of Handover Is ‘Ominous Moment For Human Rights’

‘Xi oversees the inauguration of a new leader hand-picked by the Beijing authorities in a territory where the law – and its repressive implementation – increasingly resembles that of mainland China’ -...

Jun 30 2022 1:00 am
Ukraine: Mariupol theatre attack was 'a clear war crime' - new investigation

Detailed investigation incorporates testimony from dozens of survivors and eyewitnesses, digital evidence and mathematical modelling of bomb blasts It is likely that many fatalities remain unreported...

Jun 28 2022 7:02 pm
Egypt: ten sentenced to death after 'flagrantly' unfair mass trial

‘Helwan Brigades’ case saw scores held at notorious al-Aqrab and Tora Maximum Security Two Prison in cruel and inhuman conditions A 16-year-old detainee was tortured with electric shocks and beatings...

Jun 28 2022 6:49 pm
USA: San Antonio trailer deaths are result of 'inhumane' migration policies

‘It is heartbreaking to reflect that this has happened before and it will continue to happen’ - Erika Guevara-Rosas In response to news that at least 50 people have been found dead in a trailer in San...

Jun 28 2022 11:56 am
India: Arrest of journalist Mohammed Zubair a 'clear abuse of power' by authorities

Co-founder of independent fact-checking website ALT News arrested by New Delhi police last night Accused of tweets which ‘hurt religious sentiments’ and ‘promote enmity’ ‘The arrest of Mohammed Zubair...

Jun 28 2022 10:52 am
Northern Ireland: Troubles bill will give murderers and torturers 'a free pass'

‘What is morally wrong cannot be made legally right’ - Grainne Teggart Ahead of the controversial Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Bill, entering its short committee stage on...

Jun 27 2022 12:23 pm
UK: Priti Patel's Borders Act is 'unlawfully rewriting' what it means to be a refugee

Controversial provisions of the Nationality and Borders Act come into effect today New law will unlawfully prevent people facing persecution from establishing their right to asylum in UK Some refugees...

Jun 24 2022 7:17 pm
Egypt: fresh appeal for UK to intervene as Alaa Abdel Fattah reaches 1,000 days in jail

Prominent activist has been on hunger strike for nearly three months UK should demand consular access to Wadi el-Natroun prison and insist on his release ‘The Egyptian authorities know that Alaa is a...