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New FIFA President Should End Abuses | Human Rights Watch

(New York) – The next president of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) – world football’s governing body – should ensure that future host countries of the World Cup are required to comply with fundamental human rights norms.

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For Immediate Release: Fri May 22, 2015

German court set to consider evidence from Yemeni drone victim for first time… 357 more words

Ever Heard of the Virginity Test?

I have heard and watched scaring things about the treatment of women when it comes to their virginity. Some information were passed to me through the… 239 more words


Putin Enacts Law Banning ‘Undesirable’ NGOs

Under the law, passed by the Russian parliament this week, authorities can ban foreign NGOs and go after their employees, who risk up to six years in prison or being barred from the country… 368 more words
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HRW, Kenneth Roth, George Soros and their false claims about Syria

HRW’s false proof for the use of barrels of explosives by the Syrian Arab Army

Human Rights Watch, a US association for the defence of Human Rights financed to the tune of 100 million dollars by the speculator George Soros, has multiplied its communiqués and reports accusing the Syrian Arab Army of using barrels of explosives against its own civilian population. 225 more words

War On Syria

Thai junta detains opposition activists on coup anniversary

BANGKOK (REUTERS) – Thai authorities detained 20 student activists protesting against military rule on Friday, a year after the army seized power from an elected government. 278 more words

Rwanda: U.S. lawmaker seeks probe into human rights abuse

The chairman of a U.S. congressional subcommittee has called for a full investigation into the growing human rights abuse against civil society activists and political dissidents. 271 more words