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[From the web] Duterte Threatens Human Rights Community Call for Police to Shoot Activists ‘Reprehensible’ -HRW

Philippines: Duterte Threatens Human Rights Community
Call for Police to Shoot Activists ‘Reprehensible’

(New York, August 17, 2017) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s call for police to shoot human rights activists who are “obstructing justice” places all members of the country’s human rights community in grave danger, Human Rights Watch said today. 775 more words

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Timeline: British Model Supposedly Kidnapped for Darknet Auction

After six days of imprisonment, a 20-year-old British model managed to talk her way to freedom. After the model, Chloe Ayling, arrived in Milan for a photoshoot, two men kidnapped her and held her hostage at a secure location.According to… 1,790 more words

HRW rejects Myanmar report denying abuses against Rohingyas

The voice of the Pope and the Church in dialogue with the World

Dated.09/08/2017 17:03

 (Vatican Radio)  A Myanmar government commission’s report denying allegations of serious human rights abuses against ethnic Rohingyas in Rakhine state, has been denounced as “without a credible basis” by a leading human rights group. 486 more words

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HRW says Israel stripping Palestinians of Jerusalem residency 'war crime'

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© AFP/File | Israel occupied east Jerusalem during the 1967 Six Day War in a move never recognised by the international community

JERUSALEM (AFP) – Human Rights Watch said Tuesday Israel had stripped nearly 15,000 Palestinians from Jerusalem of their right to live in the city since 1967 and warned that it could be a “war crime.” 321 more words

Houston Restaurant Weeks : "Champagne taste on a beer budget"

Houston Restaurant Weeks is like Christmas in August for any foodie but it’s especially sweet for a foodie on a budget. “Whys that you ask?” Because it gives restaurant goers the chance to try some of Houston’s finest cuisine at budgeted prices. 380 more words

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[From the web] Philippine Police Kill Another City Mayor -HRW

Philippine Police Kill Another City Mayor
Questions Arise Around Reliability of Police’s Account of Raid, Killings
By Phelim Kine
Deputy Director, Asia Division
@PhelimKine

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[From the web] Philippine President Duterte Doubles Down on Abusive ‘Drug War’ -HRW

Philippine President Duterte Doubles Down on Abusive ‘Drug War’
Vows Murderous Campaign Will Remain ‘Unrelenting’ in State of the Nation Address
Carlos H. Conde
Researcher, Asia Division… 429 more words

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