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  • Azerbaijan Gets US$500 Million Loan for Gas Transportation

    21 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on Wednesday approved a US$500 million loan for a crucial piece of a network of pipelines owned largely by the Azerbaijani government that will transport Azerbaijani gas to Europe. The bank made this decision even though an (...)
  • Indonesia’s Religious Minorities Denied Adoption Rights

    20 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    Expand Students at an Islamic boarding school perform prayers at a mosque on the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Medan, North Sumatra June 29, 2014. © 2014 Y.T Haryono / Reuters Christians and other religious minorities need not apply. That’s the message conveyed to (...)
  • Russia : Don’t Veto Extension of Syria Inquiry

    20 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    Expand A poison hazard danger sign is seen in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib province, Syria on April 5, 2017. © 2017 Abdussamed Dagul/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images (New York) – Russia should not block the extension of the inquiry into who is responsible for chemical weapons use in Syria, (...)
  • Facing Prosecution for Challenging HIV Policies in Tanzania

    20 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    When Sibongile Ndashe, a South African feminist lawyer, got on a plane to travel to Tanzania to convene a meeting of human rights lawyers and activists, she knew she might come under the scrutiny of Tanzanian authorities. But what she did not expect was for Tanzanian police to raid the October (...)
  • Will Britain Challenge Torture in Turkey ?

    20 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    Expand Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrives at 10 Downing Street for a cabinet meeting, in London September 13, 2016. REUTERS/Toby Melville A decade ago, Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party declared “zero tolerance” for torture and deepened reforms aimed at eradicating (...)
  • Iraq : Fighting in Disputed Territories Kills Civilians

    20 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    (Beirut) – Apparently indiscriminate firing during fighting on October 16, 2017, in a town near Kirkuk involving the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Peshmerga forces and various Iraqi government forces left at least 51 civilians wounded and five dead, Human Rights Watch said today. Iraqi forces (...)
  • Pollution Is One of World’s Biggest Killers

    20 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    Expand Slum houses in Hazaribagh beside an open gutter channeling untreated effluent from tanneries nearby. Local residents of Hazaribagh reported to Human Rights Watch an array of health problems—many of them undiagnosed due to the cost of medical attention—such as fevers, diarrhea, respiratory (...)
  • Risk of Sexual Violence Around Kenya’s Repeat Election

    19 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    Expand Wairimu V., 65, was raped by a group of men at an IDP camp. Her husband blames her for the rape, and beats and verbally abuses her including in the presence of their children. She would like to leave her abusive husband but is worried that she will not be able to support herself. She (...)
  • Kyrgyzstan : President-Elect Should Make Rights a Priority

    19 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    (Berlin) – Kyrgyz President-elect Sooronbai Jeenbekov should demonstrate from the outset that he intends to put human rights front and center when he takes office in December, Human Rights Watch said today. Jeenbekov’s government should reverse the human rights backsliding that accelerated in the (...)
  • Indonesia : US Documents Released on 1965-66 Massacres

    19 octobre 2017, par Human Rights Watch
    Expand One of 39 US Embassy in Jakarta declassified documents showing US government knowledge of the mass killings in Indonesia in 1965-66. Published on October 17, 2017. © 2017 National Security Archive (New York) – Newly released US government documents on the mass killings in Indonesia in (...)

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