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Aug 07, 2019
'Ending autonomy of Jammu and Kashmir fans flames of existing human rights crisis,' says International Commission of JuristsThe International Commission of Jurists issued a statement calling the passing of the legislation a 'blow to the rule of law and human rights in the state and in India'.
Jun 19, 2019
Egypt accuses United Nations of 'politicising' Mohamed Morsi’s death, calls for ‘independent inquiry’Egypt accused the UN on Wednesday of seeking to 'politicise' the death of Mohamed Morsi by calling for an 'independent inquiry'. Foreign ministry spokesman Ahmed Hafez said it was a 'deliberate attempt to politicise a case of natural death'. 'Concerns have been raised regarding the conditions of Mr. Morsi's detention, including access to adequate medical care', said UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Rupert Colville.
Oct 01, 2017
Sri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in ColomboSri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in Colombo
Mar 01, 2017
India's stand on Kashmir violates international law, claims Pakistan at UNHRCThe "Indian claim" that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is about terrorism is a false narrative and a "desperate attempt" to divert the attention of the international community from grave human rights violations being committed in the state, Pakistan told the United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday
Aug 17, 2016
UNHRC seeks access to Kashmir to probe allegations of human rights violationsVoicing concern over alleged human rights violations, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein on Wednesday appealed to both India and Pakistan to grant his team access to Jammu and Kashmir as well as PoK.
Jul 09, 2015
China slams UN Human Rights Commissioner for criticising its new security lawChina slammed UN High Commissioner for Human Rights for criticising its new national security law potentially harmful to civil liberties, on Thursday, saying it amounted to interference in the country's internal affairs.