• 2019-08-01

    Myanmar officials fail to persuade Rohingya refugees it's safe to return home; another gruesome killing spree in a prison in Brazil; no evidence of China's claims that it's released inmates from Xinjiang re-education camps; will UN chief back… Read more

  • 2019-07-31

    Trampling free speech in Lebanon; Tanzania detains investigative journalist; Thailand wants to push Rohingya refugees back; freedom for Mauritanian blogger… Read more

  • 2019-07-30

    A grim new record for Russia's repression; 164 people killed globally for trying to protect the environment in 2018; killings escalate in central Philippines; UN secretary-general ignoring grave violations against children in (some) conflicts;… Read more

  • 2019-07-29

    Plus: Death sentences in Bahrain; crackdown on opposition in Russia; Turkey coercing Syrian refugees; Japan should raise human rights concerns during visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh; UK parliamentarians call for an independent investigation into… Read more

  • 2019-07-26

    The cost of being cruel to children is high; the nightmare in northwestern Syria is getting worse; can justice prevail in the midst of war?; ex-Israel PM cancels Switzerland trip over war crimes arrest threat; former hitmen implicate Gambia's ex-… Read more

  • 2019-07-25

    Relentless crackdown on civil society continues in Egypt; the human rights in-tray for UK's new Prime Minister; Israel delays an HRW deportation hearing; slow wheel of justice for war crimes in Central African Republic; seven months of hell in… Read more

  • 2019-07-23

    Democracy at stake & Palestinian homes bulldozed in Israel; newly elected Read more

  • 2019-07-22

    When will secretary-general of United Nations find his voice on human rights?; new report on water crisis in Iraq; pressure on China needed over abuse of Muslims in Xinjiang; Chinese businesses are changing Cambodia, not for the better; besieged … Read more

  • 2019-07-21

    Trending rights tweets this week:

  • 2019-07-19

    Plus: Saudi Arabia defends statement supporting China’s policies in Xinjiang; expressions of support for US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar; new war crimes in Central African Republic; Iran targets dual nationals; union leader jailed in Kazakhstan; will… Read more

  • 2019-07-18

    Openly racist "send her back" chants at US Trump election rally; Muslim nations' silence on China's abuses against the Uighurs; Turkish court acquits three people of terrorism charges; Russia's dangerous gay propaganda law; why Pakistan looks… Read more

  • 2019-07-15

    Regardless of your immigration status, you have guaranteed rights under the United States Constitution; Trump sparks outrage with tweets; European Union should act now to save lives of detained refugees & migrants in Libya; President Croatia… Read more