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Cambodia: Scrap Abusive Covid-19 Prevention Bill

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20-Year Sentences Wrong Approach to Public Health Challenge (Bangkok) – The Cambodian government should withdraw a draconian draft law that would allow for 20-year prison sentences and other...

Ethiopia: Eritrean Forces Massacre Tigray Civilians

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UN Should Urgently Investigate Atrocities by All Parties (Nairobi) – Eritrean armed forces massacred scores of civilians, including children as young as 13, in the historic town of Axum in Ethiopia’s...

Myanmar: End Lethal Force Against Protesters

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Myanmar
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UN Security Council Should Impose Targeted Sanctions, Arms Embargo (Bangkok) - Myanmar's military junta should order its security forces to end the use of excessive and lethal force against largely...

Covid-19 Pandemic Sparked Year of Rights Crises

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World
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Governments Should End Repressive, Abusive Approach (Geneva) -- The first year of the Covid-19 pandemic precipitated human rights crises around the world, Human Rights Watch said in a report released...

Myanmar: Post-Coup Legal Changes Erode Human Rights

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Myanmar
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Reverse Junta’s Revisions to Penal Code, Other Laws (Bangkok) – Myanmar’s military government should reverse its post-coup d’etat revisions of legal protections for human rights in the country, the...

Sudan: Unlawful Detentions by Rapid Support Forces

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Sudan
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Stop Military Arrests of Civilians, Investigate Abuses (Nairobi) – Sudan’s Rapid Support Forces (RSF), acting without lawful authority, arbitrarily detained dozens of civilians, including political...

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