UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Human Rights Watch accused Myanmar security forces on Thursday of committing widespread rape against women and girls as part of a campaign of ethnic cleansing during the past.. Reuters
Since late August, more than 615,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar and they're now in crowded camps along the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. They were desperately escaping the violence in Rakhine State. One.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The EU and US are promising “concrete steps” against Cambodia after the main opposition party was banned ahead of the country’s elections. An EU spokesperson says the election could not be.. Source: Euronews English -
Since the summer the world has been focussing on Trump’s tweets, the Catalan crisis and the sexual assault scandal. But while eyes have been looking elsewhere, there has widespread rape, children.. Source: Euronews English -
LGBT individuals in China are being targeted.
Human Rights Watch has released a new report on so-called "conversion therapy" in China.
The pseudoscientific practice reportedly widespread in China,.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
KINSHASA (Reuters) - At least four civilians and a police officer were killed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday in clashes between security forces and protesters demanding the departure.. Reuters
KABUL (Reuters) - Spreading violence in Afghanistan is forcing many schools to close, undermining fragile gains in education for young girls in a war-ravaged country where millions of girls have never.. Reuters
There has been much talk of the Corbynite faction of the Labour party taking over constituencies and party machinery around the country.
The examples are everywhere – from newly elected hard-left.. City A.M.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Shi'ite militias illegally detained villagers near the Islamic State-held district of Hawija in northern Iraq and subjected them to torture and ill treatment, Human Rights.. Reuters
ABUJA (Reuters) - Cameroon has broken international law by forcibly deporting at least 100,000 Nigerians who had fled there to escape Islamist Boko Haram militants, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on.. Reuters
YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar is committing crimes against humanity in its campaign against Muslim insurgents in Rakhine state, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday, and it called for the U.N. Security.. Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has launched more rigorous investigations into the activities and finances of rights lawyers and law firms that take on politically sensitive issues, Human Rights Watch said.. Reuters