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Report: Press freedom is “difficult” or “very serious” in 72 countries (RSF)

Reporters Without Borders are concerned about the “risk of a major shift” in the situation of press freedom, “particularly in important democratic countries”. “Press freedom has never been so threatened,”

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Venezuela: Death, looting and hunger: chronicle of a night of riots in this country

In the aftermath of a night of riots in Caracas that killed 12 people, rubble, bullets and a puddle of blood were found. Of the twelve dead of the night

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Reports; Saudi Arabia has committed War Crime in Yemen *

Written statement submitted by the Agence pour les droits de l’homme, a non governmental organization in special consultative status – PDF 01 March 2017  Human Rights Council Thirty fourth session

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Report; Zaria Massacre: Nigeria Human Rights Violations and Impunity to Rule of Law

Written statement submitted by the Agence pour les droits de l’homme, a non governmental organization in special consultative status – PDF 17 Mars 2017  Human Rights Council Thirty fourth session

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Report; Violation of IMN Women and Children’s rights by Nigerian Government

Written statement submitted by the Agence pour les droits de l’homme, a non governmental organization in special consultative status – PDF 14 February 2017  Human Rights Council Thirty fourth session

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Syria: 126 deaths including 68 children in an attack

An operation to evacuate residents of besieged localities in Syria turned into carnage with the death of 126 people, in a suicide attack Saturday, one of the deadliest attacks in

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Lift blockade of Yemen to stop “catastrophe” of millions facing starvation, says UN expert

The blockade of war-ravaged Yemen must be lifted immediately to allow the entry of relief supplies to tackle a humanitarian catastrophe in which millions of people are facing famine, says

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Egypt: 44 dead and more than 120 wounded in two attacks claimed by ISIS

Sunday, two Coptic churches in Alexandria and Tanta were targeted by two attacks claimed by ISIS. These attacks which killed 44 people and injured more than 120 people are likely

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Humanitarian organizations saved on Wednesday more than 700 migrants in perdition in the Mediterranean

The Italian Coast Guard reported that ships chartered by humanitarian organizations saved on Wednesday more than 700 migrants in perdition in the Mediterranean. The Phoenix, operated by MOAS (Migrant Offshore