EU, UN Should Support Creation of UN Rights Monitor
May 28, 2015
EU, UN Should Support Creation of UN Rights Monitor

(Brussels) – Uzbek authorities should immediately and unconditionally release the imprisoned human rights defender Azam Farmonov, whose sentence has been arbitrarily extended for five years by an Uzbek court, Human Rights Watch said today.

May 28, 2015
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Immigrants from Afghanistan temporarily stay in a deserted hotel on the Greek island of Kos May 26, 2015. Hundreds of mainly Syrian and Afghan immigrants on Tuesday landed on the Greek island of Kos in the south-eastern Aegean Sea.
May 28, 2015

First thing this morning, I read an article in the Daily Mail about British tourists on the Greek island Kos who complained about asylum seekers ruining their holidays and turning the isla

L’operazione contro gli scafisti sia nei limiti della legge dei diritti dell’uomo
May 28, 2015
L’operazione contro gli scafisti sia nei limiti della legge dei diritti dell’uomo

(Bruxelles) – L’azione militare dell’Unione europea contro le reti di trafficanti di migranti, o scafisti, non metta a repentaglio la vita e i diritti di migranti e richiedenti asilo, ha detto oggi Human Rights Watch.

Los operativos contra traficantes de inmigrantes deben respetar las leyes de derechos humanos
May 26, 2015
Los operativos contra traficantes de inmigrantes deben respetar las leyes de derechos humanos

(Bruselas) – Las acciones militares de la Unión Europea (UE) contra las redes de tráfico de personas no deben poner en peligro las vidas y los derechos de los migrantes y solicitantes de asilo en peligro, dijo hoy Human Rights Watch.

May 22, 2015
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Un groupe de migrants originaires de l’Afrique sub-saharienne, assis sur le quai de Port Augusta (Sicile) en septembre 2014, après une traversée de la mer ayant débuté trois jours plus tôt sur une côte de l’Afrique du Nord.
May 22, 2015

«Ποιος έχει AIDS, ποιος έχει AIDS; Εσύ;»

May 22, 2015

“Who has AIDS, who has AIDS? Is it you?”

That’s what a police officer shouted to an outreach worker during a stop-and-search I witnessed in downtown Athens, in May 2014. It was my first night out with a team of outreach workers from Athens Checkpoint, an HIV-prevention group that distributes condoms, as I began research on police abuse in downtown Athens.

Le sommet du Partenariat oriental fournit l’occasion d’appeler à un meilleur respect des droits humains et à la protection des militants
May 21, 2015
Le sommet du Partenariat oriental fournit l’occasion d’appeler à un meilleur respect des droits humains et à la protection des militants

(Bruxelles, le 21 mai 2015) – Les dirigeants européens devraient profiter d'une réunion de haut niveau avec leurs « partenaires de l'Est » pour insister auprès du gouvernement azerbaïdjanais afin qu&#

May 21, 2015

The world is facing a massive refugee crisis. Yet there's something missing from the international response: compassion.