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UN: Shine Spotlight on Brutality in Cameroon

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Cameroon
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HRW
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Security Council Meets Amid Rights Abuses in Anglophone Region (New York) – The United Nations Security Council’s decision to hold an informal meeting on Cameroon on May 13, 2019 gives momentum to...

The High Cost of Failure in Idlib

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Syria
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HRW
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Condemnation of the Latest Failure to Protect Civilians in Syria Not Enough Sara Kayyali, Syria Researcher, Middle East and North Africa Division The hum of an aircraft hovering above. An explosion...

Syria: Reveal Fate of Missing Victims of ISIS

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Syria
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HRW
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(Paris) – Families whose relatives disappeared in the custody of the Islamic State (also known as ISIS) while the group controlled parts of Syria are struggling to learn what happened to their...

Fear Returns to Sri Lanka After Bombings

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Sri Lanka
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HRW
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Authorities Should Pledge to Ensure Rights Protections Meenakshi Ganguly This month marks 10 years since the end of Sri Lanka’s long and brutal civil war. But instead of celebrating peace and seeking...

Zimbabwe: Add Key Protections to Education Bill

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Zimbabwe
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HRW
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Address Needs of Children Most Likely to Be Out of School (Harare) – Zimbabwe’s parliament should strengthen the Education Amendment Bill of 2019 to fully adhere to every child’s right to a quality...

Yemen: Warehouse Blast Kills Schoolchildren [EN/AR]

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Yemen
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HRW
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Houthis Stored Volatile Material in Residential Area (Beirut) – A Houthi-controlled warehouse that stored volatile material near homes and schools caught fire and detonated in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa,...

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