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  • Nov 30 / 2016
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North America

Conflict lurches toward genocide; Crisis in South Sudan, Part 1

News Conflict lurches toward genocide; Crisis in South Sudan, Part 1 Geoffrey P. Johnston Geoffrey Johnston The Whig-Standard 1391 words 30 November 2016 Kingston Whig Standard KNGSWS Final A5 English Copyright © 2016 Kingston Whig Standard   The ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Syria and the resultant refugee crises tend to dominate international news. Meanwhile, [...]

  • Nov 28 / 2016
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Silent censorship regime at work

  Silent censorship regime at work 930 words 28 November 2016 New Straits Times NSTRAT 13 English (c) 2016 New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad.   LAST week, I received an email from my UK book editor, informing me of changes made to one chapter. The chapter is on international organisations and is meant for [...]

  • Nov 28 / 2016
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Africa

Herdsmen attacks and protection of the victims (1)

Herdsmen attacks and protection of the victims (1) Uche Atuma Uche Atuma 1181 words 28 November 2016 The Sun TSUNE English © 2016, The Sun, All rights Reserved – Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.   By AGWU UKIWE OKALI The deadly attacks on various Nigerian communities in recent times, usually attributed to Fulani herdsmen”, are [...]

  • Nov 27 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

联合国朝鲜人权报告震惊世界

华盛顿 — 联合国星期一发表朝鲜人权状况报告,揭露平壤践踏人权的暴行,其中包括受害人讲述骇人听闻的亲身经历。这份报告引起各方强烈关注,有关人士呼吁中国不要阻挠联合国可能对朝鲜采取的制裁行动。 联合国人权调查委员会星期一在日内瓦发表了朝鲜人权状况报告,这是迄今为止有关平壤践踏人权最有权威性的报告。 报告说,朝鲜政府在“国家最高层”的决策下,犯下了当今世界上最残暴的反人类罪。这份长达400页的调查报告说,朝鲜政府有系统地对人民进行政治和宗教迫害,包括人口灭绝、谋杀、奴役、酷刑、劳改、强制堕胎和制造饥饿,以及绑架韩国和日本人质等等。 For full article, click here.

  • Nov 26 / 2016
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Note to Correspondents: Statement by Adama Dieng, UN Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide on the situation in the Central African Republic

(New York, 25 November 2016) The United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng expressed deep concern over a new outbreak of violence in the Central African Republic, in which civilians are being targeted based on their ethnicity or religion. Since 21 November 2016, some 85 civilians have reportedly been killed, 76 [...]

  • Nov 17 / 2016
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Promoción y protección de los derechos humanos

La promoción del respeto de los derechos humanos es un objetivo central de las Naciones Unidas y define su identidad como una organización de personas de todo el mundo. Los Estados Miembros han encomendado al Secretario General y el Sistema de las Naciones Unidas para ayudar a alcanzar los estándares establecidos en la Carta de [...]

  • Nov 13 / 2016
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North America

‘Responsibility to protect’ Whither the norm

  ‘Responsibility to protect’ Whither the norm DR MAQSUDUL HASAN NURI 1051 words 13 November 2016 Business Recorder AIWBUR English © 2016 Business Recorder. All Rights Reserved.   At the time of this writing, the Syrian crisis is in its fifth year, with rising toll in human casualties and refugees despite a temporary truce agreed [...]

  • Nov 09 / 2016
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Europe

Tras los acuerdos de paz, otra lucha para los indígenas

Colombia ha celebrado un referéndum tras la negociación con las FARC. Un proceso parecido al de Guatemala, hace 20 años. Sin embargo, las comunidades indígenas de los dos países se siguen enfrentando a retos considerables. Entre ellos, empoderar a su población, en especial las mujeres. Evitar la explotación del territorio por parte de las empresas. Y promover [...]

  • Nov 01 / 2016
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North America

How to Succeed in the Networked World

How to Succeed in the Networked World Anne-Marie Slaughter 5346 words 1 November 2016 Foreign Affairs FRNA 76-V Volume 95; Issue 6; ISSN:00157120 English Copyright © 2016 All rights reserved.   [...]it is the world of many of the most pressing twenty-first-century global threats. [...]much of the civil rights work of this century will entail [...]

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