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Massive posters of Mohammad Ali Taheri and other prisoners of conscience in historical city of Shiraz

In the letter that Mr. Taheri has been able to send to the United Nations special rapporteur Dr. Ahmed Shaheed; Taheri wrote about violations of human rights, the tortures, and the torment done to him and to the innocent prisoners in Iran. 121 more words

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Rally in Frankfurt- Germany to request release of Mohammad Ali Taheri and other prisoners of conscience

Halgheh News reports on October 16th, the students and human rights activists rally in Frankfurt-Germany to request release of Mohammad Ali Taheri. On this peaceful demonstration, activists show their support for Mohammad Ali Taheri, and collected campaign signatures from German citizens. 147 more words

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Turning the Page: Gay kiss is not just a kiss in Italy

Same-sex couples heading to Italy for a vacation, take note: A kiss is not just a kiss in that country, especially if you do it in public. 367 more words


United Arab Emirates - Migrant domestic workers trapped, exploited, abused says Human Rights Watch

Migrant domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are beaten, exploited, and trapped in forced labor situations, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. 139 more words

Politics & Policies

Human Rights Watch: “A man-made perfect storm” – UN condemns Detroit’s water shut-offs

Rebecca Munro, Warwick University

United Nations human rights officials have travelled to bankrupt city Detroit to examine the impact of widespread water disconnections on indigent residents in an effort by the city to recover some of the $90 million in bills. 550 more words


Kiev War Crimes

by Stephen Lendman

October 22nd, 2014

Mounting evidence shows Kiev committed war horrendous war crimes in Southeastern Ukraine.

Dirty war continues on non-combatant men, women and children. 1,966 more words

War Crimes And Criminals