INIMÕIGUSTEST MAAILMAS

«Хорошее воспитание, школа, вуз». Олимпиадник, призер спецфонда президента получил 4 года за стычку с ОМОНом

На видеозаписи, которая была просмотрена в суде, видно, как Остапук наносил удары Калиновскому кулаками, другой сотрудник милиции бил ег…

От Гомеля и Витебска на Всебелорусское собрание поедут многие из тех, кто считал голоса на выборах

Среди делегатов Всебелорусского собрания нашлись члены избирательных комиссий…

UK Lags Behind Tackling Forced Labor in Xinjiang

Click to expand Image People work amidst massive piles of cotton in China's Xinjiang province.  The United Kingdom and Canada made co…

Advisors Propose New System To Regulate Chinas Overseas Investments

BEIJING, Jan 15 (IPS) - A government-backed coalition of international advisors to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has recommended that China apply more stringent environmental controls over its overseas investments. If adopted, this would be a m…

Twitter, Donald Trump, and Incitement to Violence

CARACAS, Jan 15 (IPS) - Andrés Cañizález is a Venezuelan journalist and Ph.D. in Political ScienceOver the last four years, United States President Donald Trump has had in Twitter his main political communication tool. On this technological platf…

Denguean Epidemic Within a Pandemic in Peru

NEW YORK, Jan 15 (IPS) - While the world is grappling with the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Peru is still dealing with an epidemic that it has not been able to control—the mosquito-borne viral disease known as dengue.Read the full story, …

European Court Accepts Case to Adjudicate Abuses in Crimea

Click to expand Image The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. © 2009 Reuters On January 14, the European Cou…

Tuberculosis Kills As Many People Each Year As COVID-19. It's Time We Found a Better Vaccine

Jan 15 (IPS) - In July 1921, a French infant became the first person to receive an experimental vaccine against tuberculosis (TB), after the mother had died from the disease. The vaccine, known as Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG), is the same one stil…

Legally Speaking, Is Digital Money Really Money?

WASHINGTON DC, Jan 15 (IPS) - Catalina Margulis is a Consulting Counsel in the IMF Legal Department’s Financial and Fiscal Law unit, seconded from the Central Bank of Chile.  Arthur Rossi is a Research Officer in the IMF Legal Department’s Fina…

За фото с флагом «Ямницкий флот» под Бобруйском могилевчанину дали 10 суток

Александра Савченко задержали 13 января.

Uganda Election Held Amid Violence, Killings, and Censorship

On 14 January, Ugandans headed to the polls to vote for a president and parliament. But as the run-up to the election has been plagued by violence and killings, censorship, lack of transparency, and a nation-scale internet blackout, civil society fea…

Turkey / Open letter: Concerns regarding the judicial harassment of physician and HRD Dr. Serdar Küni

To the attention of: Gaziantep Regional High Court 3. Criminal Chamber CC: Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan President of Turkey Mr. Mustafa Şentop President of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mr. Abdülhamit Gül Minister of Justice of Turkey Mr.

Из Уголовного кодекса исключена статья за оскорбление. Ранее осужденные будут освобождены от ответственности

При этом в УК остается ответственность за оскорбление представителя власти, судьи, президента в связи с исполнении ими служебных обязан…

Cameroon Court Denies Request to Release Opposition Leaders

Click to expand Image Demonstrators stopped by gendarmes and police in Bafang, West Cameroon, on September 22, 2020. © 2020 Private…

Политзаключенного Артема Хващевского приговорили к году колонии

Как сообщают правозащитники, на суде звучало, что исследование телефона Хващевского показало, что он был подписан на телеграм-каналы оп…

Top US Officials Knew of Harm Caused by Separating Families

Click to expand Image People hold signs to protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order to detain children crossing the southern U.S. border and…

Joint Appeal on the Inclusion of Enforceable Human Rights Clauses in the EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment

Brussels, January 13, 2021 Joint Open Letter signed by: Anti-Slavery International - Campaign for Uyghurs - Centre for Labour Rights in Albania - China Aid Association - Chinese Human Rights Defenders - Christian Solidarity Worldwide - Clean Clothes…

Turkey: New law seriously threatens freedom of association and must be repealed!

Paris-Geneva, January 15, 2021 – The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (FIDH-OMCT) is deeply concerned about a last set of amendments, recently passed by Turkey's Grand National Assembly, which have the potential to further r…

Первый смертный приговор в этом году: за убийство стариков под Слуцком мужчину повторно приговорили к казни

Ранее Верховный суд приговор отменил и направил дело на повторное рассмотрение. В практике вынесения смертных приговоров в Беларуси эт…

Sudan: Judicial harassment of Waad Bahjat

SDN 001 / 0121 / OBS 007 Judicial harassment / Ill-treatment Sudan January 15, 2021 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and FIDH, requests your urgent intervent…