• 2019-05-13

    Adults are beating children in Lebanon’s schools; Trump meets Hungary's 'Viktator'; Bosnia & Herzegovina joins Safe Schools Declaration; brutality in Cameroon needs United Nations spotlight; news update from the war in Syria; families… Read more

  • 2019-05-12

    Trending rights tweets this week

  • 2019-05-10

    Plus: Zimbabwe should address needs of all children; Brunei under review; life inside Venezuela's security apparatus; critics feared 'disappeared' in Thailand; China's crackdown on activists before Tiananmen massacre anniversary; and asylum… Read more

  • 2019-05-09

    At least 15 children killed after Houthi-controlled warehouse in Yemen explodes; Brazil's Zika babies are growing up; reports that China is razing mosques in Xinjiang province; what Germans should focus on in European Parliament elections; US… Read more

  • 2019-05-08

    Police detain and torture men in Chechnya, Russia; authorities in Poland stir up homophobia, intolerance, & misogyny; Turkey’s democratic credentials pushed to the limit; US lawmakers press Israel to not deport HRW staffer Omar Shakir; new #… Read more

  • 2019-05-07

    Two Reuters reporters freed after over 500 days unjustly jailed in Myanmar; killing of detainees held by Myanmar's military; Turkey’s Higher Election Board cancels Istanbul election results; Algerian human rights lawyer facing dubious charges;… Read more

  • 2019-05-06

    Plus: Routine torture and incommunicado detention in Cameroon; when you think European elections, think human rights; Brunei says it won't enforce death penalty for extramarital and anal sex; UN review should press Côte d’Ivoire on justice; and… Read more

  • 2019-05-05

    Trending rights tweets this week

  • 2019-05-03

    Reports of killings, detentions and media shutdowns in Venezuela; #WorldPressFreedomDay; Good news from Bosnia & Herzegovina; US counterterrorism abuses under UN spotlight; Cameroon denies Human Rights Watch entry; and Sri Lanka’s wrongheaded… Read more

  • 2019-05-02

    New evidence reveals scale of the surveillance state in China's Xinjiang province; protestors take to the streets in Kazakhstan; satellite images reveal US government's "tent jails" for migrant families; credible reports of abuses by security… Read more

  • 2019-04-30

    Trump wants asylum seekers to pay new fees; France hosts Bahrain's king; migrants attacked as scapegoats after Sri Lanka bombings; Bolivia has dismissed nearly 100 judges; and the crackdown continues in Burundi.

  • 2019-04-29

    Plus: Helping to evade justice in South Sudan; growing anti-death penalty movement in Iran; a historic journey in a wheelchair from Syria to the UN; 130,000 march against China's extradition law in Hong Kong; attack on freedom of the press in… Read more