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Too blatant to ignore? Human rights groups warn that ‘radical groups’ have free rein in Ukraine

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Four human rights groups have issued a joint letter to the Ukrainian government, calling on Kiev to condemn attacks and threats committed by “radical groups” which promote hate and... Read More

‘Rip up old playbook’ & probe IDF actions in Gaza for war crimes – Human Rights Watch

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Human Rights Watch believes injuries and deaths of Palestinian protesters in the Gaza Strip, caused by Israeli soldiers’ use of lethal force, may amount to war crimes and the... Read More

‘War crimes’: Palestine calls on ICC to investigate Israeli ‘human rights violations’

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The Palestinian Foreign Ministry has asked the International Criminal Court to open a probe into Israeli violations against Palestinians, linked to illegal settlements, calling Tel Aviv’s actions “crimes against... Read More

‘Horrific’ Israeli 'war crimes' in Gaza must end now, human rights watchdog says

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As the death toll among Palestinian protesters rises in Gaza, Amnesty International has called Israel’s crackdown “deplorable,” and the UN has called for an end to the Israeli military’s... Read More

‘Horrific’ Israeli violence in Gaza must end now, human rights watchdogs say

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As the death toll among Palestinian protesters rises in Gaza, Amnesty International has called Israel’s crackdown “deplorable,” and the UN has called for an end to the Israeli military’s... Read More

‘Locking up foreigners’: Human rights activists slam new immigration bill in France

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After more than 60 hours of heated debate, France’s National Assembly has adopted a controversial immigration bill that speeds up the asylum process and steps up deportations, all aimed... Read More

‘Looming disaster’: Saudi coalition seeks US aid to capture Yemen port & last humanitarian lifeline

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The Saudi-led coalition is reportedly seeking direct US support to recapture the port city of Hodeidah in Yemen. The battle for the humanitarian lifeline would spell disaster for the... Read More

PM swerves women's rights arrests in Saudi call

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The prime minister has spoken with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince but Downing Street did not say if Theresa May raised concerns about a crackdown on women’s rights activists in... Read More

Saudi reforms on women’s rights just a ‘facade’ to fool outsiders – anti-war campaigner

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Extending women’s rights in Saudi Arabia is just a façade to placate forces outside of the kingdom and is not really for the benefit of Saudis, according to Joe... Read More

Russian rights body seeks Europe’s help in release of RIA Novosti journalist arrested in Ukraine

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Treason charges brought by Ukrainian authorities against journalist Kirill Vyshynsky are ungrounded and should be lifted, the Russian human rights council said in a message to the Council of... Read More