February 8, 2014

Le tribunal créé à Dakar par l’Union africaine et le Sénégal pour juger les principaux responsables des crimes internationaux commis au Tchad sous le régime de Hissène Habré célèbre aujourd’hui son premier anniversaire.

December 25, 2013

В последние дни президенты Германии, Франции и США заявили о том, что не будут присутствовать на Зимних Олимпийских играх в Сочи в феврале 2014 года.

February 25, 2015

إذا كنت من ملتمسي اللجوء الإريتريين أو السودانيين وتنتظر معرفة مصيرك فإن الإحصائيات تفيد بحصولك على رد إيجابي في معظم بلدان العالم: إذ يتم قبول التماس اللجوء من 83 بالمئة من الإريتريين و67 بالمئة من السودانيين الذين يجتازون عملية الفرز.

أما في إسرائيل فإن فرصتك تقترب من الصفر.

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Dispatches: Preventing Child Marriage in Malawi
February 25, 2015

Nineteen-year-old Elina V. was 15 and in school when her grandmother forced her to marry a 24-year-old man. “I had to look after my husband, do housework, deal with in-laws, and work on the farm,” she told me. “My worst time was when I was pregnant. I had to do all this and deal with a pregnancy while I was just a child myself.”

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Dispatches: Israel Fails African Asylum Seekers
February 25, 2015

If you are an Eritrean or Sudanese asylum seeker waiting to hear your fate, statistics suggest that in most countries you’ll get a positive reply: 83 percent of Eritreans and 67 percent of Sudanese going through asylum screening are accepted as refugees.

In Israel, however, your chances are close to nil.

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Dispatches: Choose Your Bigots Carefully, Malaysia
February 23, 2015

“Islam is evil” is just one of many anti-Muslim slurs uttered by retired Lt. Gen.

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آراء: إعدام محتمل و عذاب المجهول
February 23, 2015

كان من المقرر أن تُنفّذ سلطات السجون حكم الإعدام بحق سامان نسيم في وقت مبكر من يوم أمس. اعتُقل نسيم، 22 عاما من محافظة كردستان الإيرانية، عندما كان عمره 17 عاما على خلفية اتهامات تتعلق بالإرهاب.

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Dispatches: Will the US Stand by Striking Workers Worldwide?
February 23, 2015

Just over a year ago, gendarmes in Cambodia shot to death five garment workers after previously breaking up strikes calling for wage increases. Authorities then detained 18 other demonstrators for months, eventually convicting them on trumped-up charges.

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Dispatches: A Possible Execution and the Agony of Not Knowing
February 20, 2015

Prison authorities were scheduled to execute Saman Nasim early yesterday. Nasim, a 22-year-old from Iran’s Kurdistan province, was arrested when he was 17 for terrorism-related charges.

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Dispatches: A Birthday Wish for Mugabe
February 20, 2015

On Saturday, Zimbabwe’s president, Robert Mugabe, will celebrate his 91st birthday in lavish style. Two elephants, two buffaloes, a lion, two sables, and five impalas are to be slaughtered for the feast in the resort town of Victoria Falls, according to state media.