• 2021-01-05

    Mixed news on Assange; Vietnamese journalists on trial for doing their jobs; Singapore government misusing coronavirus pandemic to boost repression; France arrests former DR Congo rebel leader for role re crimes against humanity; US judge blocks… Read more

  • 2021-01-04

    Saudi Arabia uses flashy events to whitewash its horrible human rights record; repression threatens China's 2022 Winter Olympics; good and bad Covid-19 news from Israel & Palestine; what to expect for Syria in 2021;  alarming LGBT news from… Read more

  • 2020-12-18

    The year in fighting for our rights; the final days of the Trump administration; some good news from Nigeria; Italy's flawed program for migrant regularization; Russia bombing schools and hospitals in Syria; fighting poverty in the UK; and ending… Read more

  • 2020-12-17

    Human rights defenders Ahmed Mansoor and Loujain al-Hathloul should be released by rulers in UAE and Saudi Arabia; how to tackle sexual violence in South Asia; global horror at Chinese government repression is growing; new essay on lRead more

  • 2020-12-15

    Today marks seven years of civil war in South Sudan; new reports on abuses by regime in China; cluster munitions used in attacks on Azerbaijan; migrants held in inhuman conditions in Saudi Arabia; 274 journalists imprisoned globally; justice… Read more

  • 2020-12-14

    Annual ICC meeting is an opportunity to strengthen court’s work; Iran executes journalist; justice needed for murder of Giulio Regeni; shocking statistic on homeless children in England; relentless crackdown against opposition in Guinea; gunmen… Read more

  • 2020-12-13

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  • 2020-12-10

    Today, we're celebrating Human Rights Day; new #SaudiRegrets campaign to call out human rights abuses & support unjustly jailed activists; disturbing new report on brutal abuses in Nagorno-Karabakh war; barriers to education for… Read more

  • 2020-12-09

    UN should continue to monitor Burundi; proposed legislation could further restrict rights in Russia; Egypt should free detained journalists; new Tunisia law will increase violence against LGBT people;… Read more

  • 2020-12-08

    Fears over lead poisoning & unexploded munitions in new migrant camp in Greece; how Europe aids Egypt's brutal abuses; Cuba using Covid-19 rules to intensify repression; concerns over Afghan government proposal for mosque-based primary… Read more

  • 2020-12-07

    Time to end abusive sex testing for women athletes; Egypt leader meets France's President Macron; misguided move against anti-discrimination group threatens rights in France; bill shielding North Korean regime should be scrapped; people with… Read more