Syrian army battle rebels on Golan Heights
Syrian army battle rebels on Golan Heights

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the Syrian army is battling rebels for control of a frontier crossing with the…

Human Rights Summer School 2014
Human Rights Summer School 2014

As part of Crucible’s HEART Tempus project, the University of Roehampton hosted a Human Rights Summer School for students from the Western…

Shae Invidiata on the fight against human trafficking
Shae Invidiata on the fight against human trafficking

Shae Invidiata Invidiata moved to the United States at 18 to pursue a degree in advertising at Hawaii Pacific University , which is where her…

Israeli fire on Rafah raises war crimes claim
Israeli fire on Rafah raises war crimes claim

Palestinian human rights groups are trying to initiate an international investigation into the treatment of Palestinian civilians by the Israeli…

UN human rights chief urges Japan to come clean on wartime sexual slavery 유엔
UN human rights chief urges Japan to come clean on wartime sexual slavery 유엔

The United Nations human rights chief is urging Japan to come clean on its sexual enslavement of women before and during World War Two. Navi…

She returned to visit hunger-striking, detained father. Bahrain arrests her for…
She returned to visit hunger-striking, detained father. Bahrain arrests her for…

She returned to visit hunger-striking, detained father. Bahrain arrests her for rights work. Maryam Alkhawaja, co-director of the Gulf Centre for…

Abducted Izadi women sold to ISIL members in Syria
Abducted Izadi women sold to ISIL members in Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the ISIL Takfiri militants have abducted hundreds of Izadi women in Iraq and sold them to extremist…