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Iraq: Post-Conflict Stabilization Redux – Analysis

By C. Alexander Ohlers* (FPRI) — As the U.S.-backed forces in Iraq move to reclaim west Mosul, the Islamic State’s (IS) final territorial stronghold in Iraq, U.S. policymakers are certain that..
Eurasia Review

Rebels kill 32 people in Central African Republic town: HRW

DAKAR (Reuters) - Rebels in Central African Republic killed at least 32 civilians after clashes with a rival armed group, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Thursday, a sign of the fighters' growing..

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News video: Syrian forces used chemical weapons in Aleppo: Amnesty

Syrian forces used chemical weapons in Aleppo: Amnesty 00:45

Syrian government forces carried out at least eight chemical attacks during the final weeks of the battle for Aleppo killing nine people, among them four children, and injuring hundreds more, Human..
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News video: Russia Passes Law Decriminalizing Domestic Violence

Russia Passes Law Decriminalizing Domestic Violence 01:05

A new Russian law reduces the penalty for hitting a spouse or child without causing serious injury.
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News video: New Erdogan powers 'threat' to democracy, rights group warns

New Erdogan powers 'threat' to democracy, rights group warns 01:40

Plans to dramatically bolster Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers pose a "huge threat" to human rights, law and the country's democratic future, Human Rights Watch (HRW)..
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News video: Death toll rises in latest prison violence in Brazil

Death toll rises in latest prison violence in Brazil 00:50

At least 27 inmates have now thought to have died in the latest violence to erupt in a Brazilian prison. The death toll is three times what was originally reported by the authorities who have warned..
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News video: Human Rights Watch Labels Trump a Threat

Human Rights Watch Labels Trump a Threat 01:04

In its "World Report 2017," Human Rights Watch listed President-elect Donald Trump as a threat to human rights for "politics of intolerance."
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Syrian government forces used chemical weapons in Aleppo: rights group

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Syrian government forces used chemical weapons in opposition-controlled parts of Aleppo during battles to retake the city late last year, Human Rights Watch said in a report..

Rights group says Pakistan has 'forced' mass Afghan refugee returns

KABUL (Reuters) - The number of Afghan refugees returning from Pakistan, already at the highest level in years, may increase this year if Pakistan maintains its forceful policies, Human Rights Watch..

Saudi Arabia 'steps up' crackdown on human rights activists, watchdog claims

Four prominent dissidents sentenced to jail time in January alone, Human Rights Watch says

Burma: Rohingya girls as young as 13 raped and sexually assaulted by security forces, warns Human Rights Watch

Burmese security forces took part in rape, gang rape, invasive body searches and sexual assaults on Rohingya women and girls in at least nine villages in the northern Rakhine State, report states

Myanmar commanders should be punished for rape of Rohingya: Human Rights Watch

YANGON (Reuters) - Human Rights Watch on Monday called for Myanmar to punish army and police commanders if they allowed troops to rape and sexually assault women and girls of the Rohingya Muslim..

Human rights activist identifies BBC star as CIA deputy

human rights activist identifies bbc star as cia deputy
Kenneth Roth, who runs Human Rights Watch in New York, used a picture of the journalist in a tweet last night criticising Donald Trump's choice.

There’s no case for cancelling Donald Trump’s state visit to Britain

there’s no case for cancelling donald trump’s state visit to britain
Theresa May did not ask for the hand she has been dealt. She did not campaign for Brexit. She had nothing to do with Donald Trump’s election. Nevertheless she must deal with both – and I am proud..
City A.M.

Deadly Nigeria air strike hit densely populated areas, says rights group

LAGOS (Reuters) - A Nigerian air strike that killed more than 70 people and wounded at least 120 in a refugee camp hit areas of a town that were densely populated, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on..

Disabled refugees 'overlooked' in Greece: Human Rights Watch

ATHENS (Reuters) - Disabled refugees and migrants are not properly identified in Greece and have poor access to basic services such as toilets, showers, food and medical care, Human Rights Watch (HRW)..

Trump, European populists are a threat to human rights: Human Rights Watch

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States and the rise of populist leaders in Europe poses a "profound threat" to human rights, U.S.-based Human Rights..

'Populist leaders' encourage rights abuses, Human Rights Watch says

'populist leaders' encourage rights abuses, human rights watch says
Human Rights Watch says the US and Europe are seeing 'populist leaders' erode basic human rights.
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Israeli officials back shoot-to-kill policy of Palestinian suspects, says Human Rights Watch

'No attacker, male or female, should make it out of any attack alive,' says defence minister

Congo security forces killed at least 34 in anti-Kabila protests: HRW

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Security forces in Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 34 people during protests this week against President Joseph Kabila's refusal to step down at the end of his..

New armed group emerges as threat in Central African Republic

DAKAR (Reuters) - A new armed group in Central African Republic has killed at least 50 civilians and displaced around 17,000 in a growing campaign to control parts of the country's northwest, Human..

Philippines facing HIV epidemic after restricting gay men's access to condoms

Human Rights Watch says HIV prevalence among Filipino men has increased tenfold in last five years - with government failing to take preventative measures

China 'using torture' in war on corruption, Human Rights Watch claims


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