Plus: abuses against protesters in Colombia; lack of credible reforms in Zimbabwe; Dutch monarch's apology for past "excessive force"; Nigerian military releases more children and youth from prison; and coronavirus upheaval exposes sexism around the world.
Greece continues its inhumane and illegal refusal of asylum claims for people fleeing conflict. Human Rights Watch has found that more than 450 people are currently being detained on a naval vessel in terrible conditions. Meanwhile, five European countries have agreed to welcome unaccompanied minors currently living in Greek refugee camps.
In several occasions, the Colombian National Police used excessive force against protesters in peaceful demonstrators in late 2019, while efforts to ensure accountability of these acts have been limited.
The coronavirus is another example of gender inequality around the world, as women are being disproportionately affected and silenced for their activism.