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Ethiopia: Probe Years of Abuse in Somali Region

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Ethiopia
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Redress and Accountability Needed for Crimes The government of Ethiopia should commit to an in-depth, independent fact-finding mission into many years of rights abuses and violations of the laws of...

Iraq: Chilling Accounts of Torture, Deaths [EN/AR]

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Iraq
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Investigate Abuse During Interrogations in Mosul (Beirut) – Two former detainees and the father of a man who died in detention have provided details of ill-treatment, torture, and death in facilities...

Rohingya Identity Is More Than Words on a Card

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Bangladesh
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By Bill Frelick, Director, Refugee Rights Program While changing a few words on a refugee’s ID card may seem inconsequential, for the 700,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh who fled ethnic cleansing...

Yemen Bus Attack Should Be Point of No Return

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Strengthen UN Investigation into Laws-of-War Violations Investigating the terrible toll that the war in Yemen is inflicting on civilians has become, sadly, a regular occurrence for human rights...

South Sudan: No Amnesty for War Crimes

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South Sudan
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(Nairobi) – South Sudanese leaders should not undermine their efforts to bring an end to the country’s devastating conflict with an amnesty for war crimes and crimes against humanity, Human Rights...

Along with Peace, Eritreans Need Repression to End

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Eritrea
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By Laetitia Bader, senior Africa researcher at Human Rights Watch ROME, Aug 8 2018 (IPS) - “Military service was the only prospect on my horizon — I didn’t want that,” a 20-year-old Eritrean who fled...

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