South Sudan Rebels Targeted, Killed Civilians in Bentiu, UN Says
South Sudan Rebels Targeted, Killed Civilians in Bentiu, UN Says
The U.N. Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) on Friday accused rebel forces of committing serious human rights abuses when they overran the Unity state…
Guantanamo Detainees Repatriated to Afghanistan
Guantanamo Detainees Repatriated to Afghanistan
Close Guantanamo Guantanamo Washington, D.C . – Human Rights First welcomes the announcement that four cleared Guantanamo detainees will be…
Apple ‘failing to protect Chinese factory workers’
Apple ‘failing to protect Chinese factory workers’
via BBC : Poor treatment of workers in Chinese factories which make Apple products has been discovered by an undercover BBC Panorama investigation.…
U.S. Congress meeting urges greater attention to human rights abuses in Iran
U.S. Congress meeting urges greater attention to human rights abuses in Iran
Members of Congress and prominent political figures in U.S. called for greater attention to human rights abuses in Iran and that nuclear talks should…
Kenya: New Kenya Security Law Undermines Rights
Kenya: New Kenya Security Law Undermines Rights
Source: Human Rights Watch Country: Kenya (Nairobi, December 21, 2014) - Kenya's far-reaching new security law undermines fundamental rights and…
Free and Equal Naija campaign should be without a BUT.
Free and Equal Naija campaign should be without a BUT.
To mark this year’s international human rights day,  a group of Nigerian individuals and organisations came together to adopt the Free and Equal…
We are all North Koreans now
We are all North Koreans now
As far as I know, I didn’t liberate a single North Korean during my four-year tour with the Army in South Korea, although I’ve argued their…
Iran: Prisoners of conscience, at risk of death sentence
Iran: Prisoners of conscience, at risk of death sentence
FIDH - International Federation for Human Rights and its member organisation League for the Defence of Human Rights in Iran (LDDHI) Paris, 20…
Iranian-American Human Rights Activist Blasts Beverly Hills Hotel
Iranian-American Human Rights Activist Blasts Beverly Hills Hotel
Iranian-American human rights activist and journalist Lisa Daftari blasted the Beverly Hills Hotel last week while accepting an award at a gala being…