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A missing State

By Naseer Memon

The dismal image of the country on human rights front merits drastic overhaul by implementing international convention on missing persons

Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has once again pleaded the government of Pakistan to ratify “international convention for the protection of all persons from enforced disappearance”, and shun the barbaric practice of enforced disappearances and killings of compatriots. 1,236 more words

Pakistan

Remember Crimea?

2014 marks the near end of another difficult year of Ukraine. The former Soviet bloc has had a tumultuous few years with revolution, ongoing violence against paramilitaries, civil war, the annexation of Crimea, the shooting down of MH17 and the continuing fighting across the state occurring all within a few short years. 343 more words

Human Rights