Human Rights – The World

Human Rights Watch & The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees: Sudan-One Year of Atrocities Requires New Global Approach (Video-UNHCR: 1 Year Since War Has Broken Out)

Sudan: One Year of Atrocities Requires New Global Approach Investigations into Deliberate Aid Obstruction, War Crimes Needed As global and regional leaders meet in Paris to spotlight Sudan and mark the one-year anniversary of the country’s brutal conflict between Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and Rapid Support Forces (RSF), they should[Read More…]

by April 15, 2024

FIDH (International Federation for Human Rights): Israel’s Genocide & Occupation Irreversibly Threaten Palestinian Self-Determination

  The past six months mark the most devastating and violent period experienced by the Palestinian people since the Nakba of 1948. On both sides of the Green Line, Israel persists in violating the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people, committing grave international crimes and human rights abuses, including but[Read More…]

by April 8, 2024

Gaza: Al-Shifa Hospital in Ruins After Six Months of War Reports World Health Organization (WHO) Mission (Video Included)

  Mission was conducted in close partnership with the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), United Nations Department for Safety and Security (UNDSS), & in collaboration with the acting Hospital Director.   From The World Health Organization: A WHO-led multi-agency[Read More…]

by April 7, 2024

The Carter Center-Modernizing Sino-US Confidence-Building Measures: Cold War Case Studies & Chinese Perspectives

  From: The Carter Center The Carter Center today published “Modernizing Sino-U.S. Confidence-Building Measures: Cold War Case Studies and Chinese Perspectives,” the latest installment in the Finding Firmer Ground report series examining how rising Sino-American tensions have prompted widespread discussion of a “New Cold War.” Some analysts increasingly worry that flashpoints in[Read More…]

by April 6, 2024

People in Northern Gaza Forced to Survive on 245 Calories a Day, Less Than a Can of Beans – Oxfam

From: Oxfam International   Minuscule amount is  less than 12% of the average daily calorie needs  People in northern Gaza have been forced to survive on an average of 245 calories a day – less than a can of fava beans – since January, as Israeli forces continue their military[Read More…]

by April 4, 2024

Human Rights Watch: Make Public UN Report on Israeli Killing of Journalist in Lebanon

  UN Report on Israeli Killing of Journalist in Lebanon Peacekeeping Agency Should Make Findings Public   From: Human Rights Watch The United Nations Interim Forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL) should release the findings of its investigation into two Israeli strikes on a group of journalists in south Lebanon on October 13,[Read More…]

by April 1, 2024

Human Rights Watch: Russia-Shameful Pride in Torture of Terrorism Suspects

  Russia: Shameful Pride in Torture of Terrorism SuspectsAuthorities Should Condemn, Punish Not Condone Ill-Treatment   From: Human Rights Watch Russian authorities tortured, recorded, and shared recordings of the torture, of at least two men held as suspects for the monstrous March 22, 2024 attack on a concert hall, Human Rights[Read More…]

by April 1, 2024

Human Rights Watch Update: Iran Canada Seychelles

  Updates from Human Rights Watch: UN Rights Council: Renew Iran MandatesMaintain Special Rapporteur and Fact-Finding Mission The United Nations Human Rights Council should renew the mission of the UN special rapporteur on human rights in the Iran and the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission, 43 Iranian and International organizations including Human Rights Watch[Read More…]

by March 23, 2024

Houthis Demolish Yemeni Home with Explosives / Video: UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen, Hans Grundberg, Speaks to the UN Security Council.

Civilians Reported Killed, Dozens Injured; Some Still Under the Rubble From: Human Rights Watch: On March 19, 2024, Houthi authorities detonated a house with explosives in Radaa in al-Bayda governorate, reportedly killing civilians and injuring dozens. Among those killed were children and nine members from one family, according to media reports. More[Read More…]

by March 21, 2024

Sudan War Risks Creating World’s Largest Hunger Crisis: UN World Food Program Director Cindy McCain

  Sudan’s war has shattered millions of lives and created the world’s largest displacement crisis. Now this catastrophe also risks becoming the world’s largest hunger crisis, unless fighting stops, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Director Cindy McCain warns today as she concludes a visit to South Sudan,[Read More…]

by March 10, 2024