• Jan 25, 2015

    (New York) – The Vietnamese authorities should immediately stop using violence against human rights campaigners, Human Rights Watch said today. In January 2015, leading bloggers were targeted by plainclothes agents and beaten.

  • Jan 24, 2015

    (New York) – The commander of Cambodia’s paramilitary gendarmerie admitted using force against the opposition for political reasons, publicly invoking tactics used by Adolf Hitler, Human Rights Watch said today.

  • Jan 24, 2015

    (Kinshasa) – The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo has used unlawful and excessive force to crack down on protests since January 19, 2015, Human Rights Watch said today.

  • Jan 24, 2015

    (Kinshasa, le 24 janvier 2015) – Le gouvernement de la République démocratique du Congo a eu recours à une force illégale et excessive pour réprimer les manifestations qui ont eu lieu dans le pays depuis le 19 janvier 2015, a déclaré Human Rights Watch aujourd’hui.

  • Jan 23, 2015
  • Jan 23, 2015

    Which is worse, being thrown in jail or getting beaten up? This is a question activists in Vietnam were pondering on International Human Rights Day this month.

  • Jan 23, 2015

    Human Rights Watch is an organisation that monitors governments around the world for abuse, operating in 90 countries. Kenneth Roth started his career as an attorney, but joined Human Rights Watch in 1987 and has been its Executive Director since 1993.

  • Jan 23, 2015

    Jan 23, 2015

    (بيروت) ـ  عهد الملك عبد الله قد جلب للمرأة بعض التحسنات الهامشية لكنه أخفق في تأمين الحقوق الأساسية للمواطنين السعوديين في حرية التعبير، وتكوين الجمعيات، والتجمع. وعلى خليفة عبد الله، الملك سلمان، أن يوقف اضطهاد المعارضين السلميين والأقليات الدينية، وأن يضع حداً للتمييز المتفشي ضد المرأة، وأن يضمن تدابير حماية أقوى للعمالة الوافدة.