Tag Archives: Human rights abuses

13Nov/17

Human rights, killings not addressed in Duterte-Trump talks: Philippine spokesman

MANILA, PHILIPPINES (NOVEMBER 13, 2017) (REUTERS) – The issue of human rights and alleged extrajudicial killings in the Philippines was not discussed during a meeting on Monday (November 13) between U.S. President Donald Trump and counterpart Rodrigo Duterte, a Philippine spokesman said. Continue reading

12Sep/17

African migrant children face highest risk of abuse: U.N. report

A new UN report has revealed that migrant and refugee children and youth trying to reach Europe face appalling levels of human rights abuses, with 77 percent of those travelling along the Central Mediterranean route reporting direct experiences of abuse, exploitation, and practices which may amount to human trafficking.
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16May/17

German Holocaust denier Horst Mahler arrested in Hungary

KARLSRUHE, GERMANY (REUTERS) – An 81-year-old German far-right activist has been arrested in Hungary on a European warrant for offences committed while serving a prison term for denying the Holocaust, Hungarian police said on Tuesday (May 16).
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15Feb/17

Actor Ashton Kutcher testifies before Senate committee on sex slavery

Actor Ashton Kutcher gives emotional testimony at a U.S. Senate hearing on sexual exploitation and trafficking of children.

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10Feb/16
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Mexico has highest number of missing journalists, reports British NGO

British NGO Article 19 accuse Mexican authorities of complicity in the disappearance of journalists following the release of a damning report on violence against the media in the drug-ravaged nation.
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30Nov/15

Another mass brawl erupts at Berlin refugee shelter

German police make several arrests after a mass brawl erupts among several hundred migrants and security personnel at a Berlin refugee shelter, the second such incident in the German capital in 24 hours.

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11Jul/15

Bill Clinton attends Srebrenica massacre anniversary

Former United States President Bill Clinton leads his country’s delegation at the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre, alongside the Serbian prime minister and Croatian president.

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