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The Bukavu military court has sentenced a Congolese policeman to 20 years of prison for raping two minors. The girls we...
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Nepal: Human rights excluded from the political sphere

16.11.2017 - (Last modified: 21.11.2017)
Legislative elections will be held on 26 November and 7 December this year in the small Himalayan republic. Unfortunatel...
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(Banjul, The Gambia, October 21, 2017) - Victims of the former Gambian government of Yahya Jammeh and Gambian and intern...
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Rifaat Al-Assad case

03.10.2017 - (Last modified: 04.04.2022)
Rifaat Al-Assad is a career military man and a Syrian politician. He is the younger brother of the former president of S...
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To Permanent Representatives of Members and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council: Renewing the Mandate of the...
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Alice (real name withheld) lives in Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi. Despite the government’s assertions that the coun...
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Abdennacer Naït-Liman has been through hell in Tunisian prisons. His torturers have never been convicted. On 14 June, TR...
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A student unjustly jailed for years

26.04.2017 - (Last modified: 17.08.2017)
Onesphore Case Student and member of the opposition detained Mr. Onesphore (real name withheld) is a student and political opponent. In 2015, while having lunch, he was arrested by police officers and locked up in a cell, before being transferred to a prison, where he is still detained to this day. Like others before him, he is a victim of the wave of arrests of p...

Burundi: pre-crisis violence must not be forgotten

03.03.2017 - (Last modified: 10.03.2017)
In 2014, a political drag-net cast over the opposition highlighted the repression that prevails in the country. However,...
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Suliman Al-S.

08.02.2017 - (Last modified: 15.07.2020)
Facts On 17 February 2013, the Canadian national Carl Campeau, who had been working as a legal adviser to the UN forces (UNDOF) in the Golan Heights, was abducted and detained near Damascus. The abduction was allegedly committed by the terrorist organization Jabhat al-Nusra, the al-Qaeda-linked terrorist organization. As a member of Jabhat al-Nusra, Suliman Al-S. all...

Victory before the UN for wife of disappeared militant

10.11.2016 - (Last modified: 17.11.2016)
Mr. Nepali was a journalist at a Maoist daily newspaper during the civil war that opposed Nepali security forces with t...
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Geneva, 26 July 2016 – A coalition of Burundian NGOs[1], with the support of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMC...
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