More: UN human rights investors urge Security Council to refer Syrian situation to prosecutor of International Criminal Court – @Reuters.
September 17, 2012
July 30, 2012
(New York) – Tajik authorities should respect human rights during a security operation in Gorno Badakhshan, a semi-autonomous region of eastern Tajikistan, Human Rights Watch said today.
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Tajikistan: Respect Rights in Security Operations | Human Rights …
July 25, 2012
(Nairobi) – Soldiers loyal to Mali's coup leader have forcibly disappeared at least 20 soldiers allegedly linked to an April 30, 2012 counter-coup, and committed torture and other abuses against dozens of others, Human Rights …
July 17, 2012
US agents are on their way to London for the Olympics, reportedly to boost security at major airports. The news emerged just days after a private security firm contracted by the British government – said it couldn’t provide the staff needed. It’ll now be up to police and the army to make up the shortfall – a solution that’s left UK authorities red-faced.
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Security Relay: FBI to boost crumbling London defense
July 3, 2012
In a video report released by Human Rights Watch on Tuesday, former detainees, one of them a 14-year-old boy, described the abuse they said they were subjected to by the Syrian security forces.
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Protesters Describe Torture by Syrian Security Forces – NYTimes.com
July 2, 2012
The United Nations human rights chief today renewed her call on the Security Council to refer the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC), stressing the need to ensure accountability for the serious abuses …
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UN Human RIghts Chief Calls Again for Security Council to Refer …
June 10, 2012
The British government is up for questioning from Parliament over why it has handed over the Olympic Games’ security to a company accused of human rights abuses in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories. The UK-based G4S, which describes itself as the “world’s leading international security solutions group,” was selected as the “official provider of security and cash services for the Olympics.” Tony Gosling, investigative journalist talks to RT
May 24, 2012
GENEVA, May 24 (Reuters) – Syrian forces and opposition fighters continue to commit gross human rights violations in an “increasingly militarised context” despite a shaky six-week-old ceasefire, United Nations investigators …
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Syria Violence: Syrian Security Forces, Opposition Fighters …
May 15, 2012
May 11, 2012
[JURIST] Human Rights Watch (HRW) [advocacy website] on Friday urged Libya's ruling National Transitional Council (NTC) [official website] to amend a new law [press release] that protects people who committed crimes …
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JURIST – Paper Chase: HRW urges Libya to amend new security law