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Nov 18, 2017
UN Panel moves ahead with talks to set limits on killer robotsAdvocacy groups warned about the threats posed by such “killer robots” and aired a chilling video illustrating their possible uses on the sidelines.
Nov 17, 2017
Human rights worsening in China under Xi Jinping; secret detentions and closed-door trials new norm, say watchdogsWith global influence on the rise, Xi Jinping is more than ever convinced that China requires a highly authoritarian and one-party system
Nov 16, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Mounting evidence of genocide and sexual violence against minority group, say watchdogsMyanmar security forces slit the throats of Muslim Rohingya, burned victims alive, and gang-raped women and girls
Oct 21, 2017
Robert Mugabe becomes 'goodwill ambassador': WHO announcement shocks human rights groupsShock and condemnation continued on Saturday after Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe was named a "goodwill ambassador" for the World Health Organization by the agency's first African leader.
Oct 21, 2017
US lawmakers express concern over human rights violations in Pakistan's Sindh provinceTwo influential US lawmakers have expressed concern over human rights violations in Pakistan's Sindh province
Oct 17, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Nearly 300 refugee villages torched in Myanmar, says Human Rights WatchHuman Rights Watch (HRW) on Tuesday said nearly 300 Rohingya villages have been torched in Myanmar since the current spate of violence began in late August.
Oct 10, 2017
Bangladesh calls Rohingya crisis 'regional catastrophe', asks global community to take decisionsBangladesh said on Tuesday the Rohingya crisis was no longer Myanmar's internal issue and had become a "regional catastrophe"
Oct 05, 2017
Rape a war tactic used by armed groups in Central African Republic, says Human Rights WatchYoung girls and teens raped by Christian militia members. Mothers raped in front of their children by Muslim fighters. Women forced into sexual slavery by armed groups.
Sep 27, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar must protect workers from scorching heat, says Human Rights WatchOut of the 520 deaths then for workers from Bangladesh, India and Nepal, 385, or 74 percent, were "neither explained nor investigated".
Sep 26, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Human Rights Watch accuses Myanmar of crimes against humanity, calls for UNSC to impose sanctionsMyanmar is committing crimes against humanity in its campaign against Muslim insurgents in Rakhine state, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.