Sri Lanka attacks contemptible; Reuters journalists denied appeal in Myanmar; US anti-boycott laws used to punish responsible businesses; European Parliament candidates asked to clarify stance on human rights; US opposes a UN resolution on combating the use of rape as a weapon of war; widespread use of landmines kills and starves civilians in Yemen; censorship in Bangladesh at all-time high; arrest of a pop star & regime critic in Uganda; and female activists around the world fight to save the planet.

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