(New York) – The Bangladeshi government should order an independent investigation and prosecute members of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) responsible for a 2011 attack on a child (16) that caused him to lose a leg, Human Rights Watch said today.
(New York) – Thailand’s credibility as a potential member of the United Nations Human Rights Council depends on the government’s addressing urgent human rights concerns at home, Human Rights Watch said in a letter to Prime Minister Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, on October 18, 2014.
We write in advance of the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (“the Committee”) pre-sessional review of Kyrgyzstan to highlight expropriation of property in the southern city of Osh as a particular area of concern we hope to see the Committee take up as part of its examination of the Kyrgyz government’s (“the government”) implementatio
(Nueva York) – Miembros de la Policía Nacional emplearon fuerza excesiva para dispersar manifestaciones mayormente pacíficas en Quito, Ecuador el 17 y 18 de septiembre de 2014, durante las cuales detuvieron arbitrariamente y golpearon a manifestantes, señaló hoy Human Rights Watch.
(New York) – Security forces used excessive force to disperse largely peaceful demonstrations in Quito, Ecuador on September 17 and 18, 2014, arbitrarily detaining and beating protesters, Human Rights Watch said today.