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Global Campaign Against Mercury Moves to an End Zone

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 25 (IPS) - A global campaign to end a longstanding health and environmental hazard-- the use of mercury in dentistry—is steadily moving to a successful conclusion.Providing an update, Charlie Brown, head of the World Alliance f…

Киев направил ноту Москве с требованием обеспечить допуск к осужденным в РФ украинцам

"Направили срочную ноту РФ относительно обеспечения беспрепятственного допуска омбудсмена Украины Людмилы Денисовой к украинским пол…

Let’s help ensure everyone enjoys their human rights

Language English 25/06/2018This year marks the 25 anniversary of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action for Human Rights. This landmark text paved the way for significant human rights advances. It helped spearhead the creation of new laws…

Turkmenistan: Report of Inquiry to German Cybersecurity Firm

Expand A screen showing a portrait of Turkmen President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov inside the terminal of the newly built airport in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, September 17, 2016.  © 2016 Reut…

India: Dalit Rights Activists Detained

Expand Police try to stop people belonging to the Dalit community as they take part in a protest during a nationwide strike called by Dalit organizations, in Chandigarh, India on April 2, 2018.   …

Kyrgyzstan: Activist Faces Extradition, Risk of Torture

Expand Murat Tungishbaev, an activist facing extradition to Kazakhstan from Kyrgyzstan, sits in the defendant’s cage during his remand hearing on May 28, 2018.  ©2018 Galym Ageleuov.

Эрдоган объявил себя победителем на выборах президента Турции

Президент Беларуси Александр Лукашенко от имени белорусского народа и себя лично поздравил Реджепа Тайипа Эрдогана с переизбранием на…

Iraq: Displaced Families Blocked from Returning

Expand Residents of Shahama camp speak with relatives through the camp fence.      © 2017 Sami Hilali (Baghdad) – Iraqi army soldiers at two checkpoints in Anbar governora…

Escalating situation of violence in Nicaragua requests a strong response from States

Urgent resolution of the FIDH International Board Paris, June 23, 2018 - On the occasion of its meeting in Paris, the FIDH International Board strongly condemns the serious human rights violations committed in Nicaragua since April 18, 2018 by securt…

Savagery of Rapes of Minors

NEW DELHI, Jun 22 (IPS) - Geetika Dang is an independent researcher; Vani S. Kulkarni is lecturer in Sociology, University of Pennsylvania, USA; and Raghav Gaiha is (Hon.) professorial research fellow, Global Development Institute, University of Man…

Senegalese Immigrants Face Police Brutality in Argentina

Read the full story, “Senegalese Immigrants Face Police Brutality in Argentina”, on globalissues.org →…

Режиссер Сенцов отказался просить Путина о помиловании

По словам адвоката, из-за продолжающейся голодовки у Сенцова начались проблемы с почками и сердцем, поэтому он в основном лежит.

Court Case Alleges Children in US Custody Were Drugged

Expand Unaccompanied minors are seen at the Bristow facility, in this photo provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, in Bristow, Virgina, U.S., June 21, 2018. © 2018 Reute…

Czech Government Supports Marriage Equality Bill

The Czech government expressed support on Friday for a same-sex marriage bill, sponsored by 46 members of parliament from various political parties. Expand…

Gaming Disorder: A New Disease Experts say is Hard to Diagnose

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 22 (IPS) - The World Health Organization (WHO) has formally added "Gaming Disorder" as a disease recognized by the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) in its 11th revision of its official collection of recognized condi…

EU Should Stand Up for Vietnam’s People

Expand European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem holds a news conference in Brussels, Belgium June 1, 2018. © 2018 Reuters Cecilia Malmström, the European Union’s trad…

Supreme Court Cell Phone Decision Is a Victory for Reality

Expand A woman uses her cell phones in Manhattan, New York, U.S., January 30, 2018. © 2018 Reuters In today’s five-to-four majority opinion in Carpenter v. United States, the…

In Fight Against Online Disinformation, A Variety of Tools Are Needed

In Fight Against Online Disinformation, A Variety of Tools Are Needed Background image: Link: Read Blog…

Philippine School Kids May Face Mandatory Drug Tests

Expand Mourners watch as Kian delos Santos, a 17-year-old student who was shot during “anti-drug” operations, is buried in Metro Manila, Philippines, August 26, 2017. © 2017 Romeo Ranoco/…

Egypt: Ms. Amal Fathy remains detained despite court's order to release her on bail

New information EGY 002 / 0518 / OBS 059.4 Arbitrary detention / Judicial harassment Egypt June 22, 2018 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and FIDH, has receiv…