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November 3, 2021 President Joseph R. Biden 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 RE: US Policy Toward the Middle East Dear President Biden, When you were elected last year, we urged your incoming administration to strive to be a…
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A Joint NGO letter to the Biden Administration

Dear President Biden, On behalf of 24 organizations and individuals devoted to improving respect for human rights in China, we write to urge your administration to make human rights a priority in US-China policy. We understand that the new…
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Dear High Representative, Dear Foreign Ministers, We are writing ahead of the January 25th Foreign Affairs Council discussion on Egypt to raise our serious concerns, once again, about the human rights crisis unfolding in the country, and to urge the…
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Violent Threats and ‘Hate Speech’ against Rohingya Community in Malaysia

  Your Excellency Tan Sri Dato’ Haji Muhyiddin bin Haji Mohd. Yassin, Prime Minister of Malaysia, We, the undersigned 84 organizations, write concerning the response of the Government of Malaysia to threats of violence and ‘hate speech’…
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February 21, 2020  To: President Michel European Council Rue de la Loi 175 B-1048 Bruxellescc: High Representative Borrell European Commission Rue de la Loi 200 1000 Bruxellescc: Commissionner Várhelyi European Commission…
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Re: Protecting Human Rights in Australia’s Foreign Policy

Dear Minister Payne, Congratulations on your reappointment as foreign minister. Human Rights Watch looks forward to working with you to make protection of human rights a strong pillar of Australia’s foreign policy. We attach a…
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Re: Enforced Disappearances of Amri Che Mat and Pastor Raymond Koh

Dear Prime Minister, I am writing to you on behalf of Human Rights Watch concerning the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia’s (Suhakam) release on April 3, 2019, of its final decisions in the public inquiries into the disappearances of Amri Che…
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, center, speaks next to Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, left, and People's Justice Party President Anwar Ibrahim, right, during a press conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.
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March 31, 2019 Carrie Lam Chief Executive Office of the Chief Executive Tamar Hong Kongceo@ceo.gov.hk   Re: Proposed Changes to Hong Kong’s Extradition Laws   Dear Chief Executive…
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Joint Letter to the EU and EU member states

To: Ministers for Foreign Affairs of all EU member states Donald Tusk, President of the European Council Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs /…
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Suspend Deportations to China, Expedite Asylum Claims

Dear Ministers, We write regarding the status of ethnic Turkic refugees and asylum seekers from China in your country. Over the past year, Human Rights Watch has extensively documented gross human rights violations in…
Ethnically Turkic people are transported back to a detention facility in the town of Songkhla in southern Thailand, March 26, 2014.