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HRW: Jihadist violence claims 420 lives...

HRW: Jihadist violence claims 420 lives...

Africa

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The groups have also destroyed schools and churches and imposed restrictions based on their harsh interpretation...

Human Rights Watch: Drop all ‘oppressive...

HRW: Drop all ‘oppressive charges’ against...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 20 2021

Rozina Islam’s bail hearing has been scheduled for Thursday

HRW: Over 12,300 Sinai buildings razed...

HRW: Over 12,300 Sinai buildings razed...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 17 2021

In February 2018, the government launched a nationwide operation against militants, focused on North...

Rights groups: Bahrain police beat children...

Rights groups: Bahrain police beat children...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 11 2021

Rights groups including Amnesty International have criticized the kingdom’s lack of an independent...

HRW: China targets Uighurs with more...

HRW: China targets Uighurs with more...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 24 2021

Human Rights Watch said criminal sentences in the Xinjiang region had spiked between 2017 and 2019 during...

Malaysia urged to halt planned forced...

Malaysia urged to halt planned forced...

South-East Asia

Fri, Feb 19 2021

Returned nationals will face oppressive military rule, says rights bodies

HRW urges India to investigate alleged...

HRW to India: Investigate border...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 9 2021

At least 48 Bangladeshis were killed in 2020, according to ASK

Saudis detain hundreds of African migrants...

HRW: Saudis hold hundreds of migrants...

World

Wed, Dec 16 2020

Some of the detainees say they had been tortured or beaten by guards with rubber-coated metal rods

HRW: Bangladesh justice system fails...

HRW: Bangladesh justice system fails...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Like many countries around the world, Covid-19 has given a rise to violence against women in...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 9 2020

‘The Bangladesh government needs to finally make good on its empty promises and heed activists’...

HRW: Reunite Rohingyas on Bhasan Char...

HRW: Reunite Rohingyas on Bhasan Char...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Rohingyas concerned by lack of medical facilities on island

HRW: Move Rohingyas from dangerous slit...

HRW: Move Rohingyas from dangerous slit...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jul 9 2020

The rights body says refugees living in Bhasan Char urgently need UN protection, services

HRW: Bangladesh coal plant threatens...

HRW: Coal plant threatens to destroy...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Scientists have repeatedly voiced concerns that Rampal plant could be disastrous for the world’s...

HRW: 200 homes burned down in Rakhine...

HRW: 200 homes burned down in Rakhine...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, May 26 2020

It also said the damage analysis of 200 buildings being burned was most likely an underestimate as internal...

HRW criticizes mass arrests over cartoons,...

HRW criticizes mass arrests over cartoons,...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 8 2020

A cartoonist, journalists, and activists, face charges under Digital Security Act

HRW: Wheels of international justice...

HRW: Wheels of international justice...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jan 15 2020

In World Report 2020, Human Rights Watch reviews human rights practices in nearly 100 countries

Childhood lost in darkness

Childhood lost in darkness

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 27 2019

There are innumerable cases of child brides who end up forced into sex trade in Bangladesh

HRW: Bangladesh should lift restrictions...

HRW: Bangladesh should lift restrictions...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Dec 4 2019

RRRC says every Rohingya child is provided with informal education, and no one will be allowed out of...

Israel to expel Human Rights Watch country...

Israel to expel Human Rights Watch country...

World

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Omar Shakir, the New York-based rights group's director for Israel and the Palestinian territories,...

HRW: Abrar's killing reflects Bangladesh...

HRW: Abrar's killing reflects Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Bangladesh should not be a Room 2011, it says

Dozens arrested in Egypt after rare...

Dozens arrested in Egypt after rare...

Middle East

Sat, Sep 21 2019

The country effectively banned protests under a 2013 law and a state of emergency is still in full...