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Rohingya Muslim children in a temporary school in a slum in New Delhi, India.

Rohingya Muslim children in a temporary school in a slum in New Delhi, India.

Rights groups denounce Indian plan to deport Rohingya ‎

18/08/2017 12:51

Human Rights Watch has criticized India’s plan to deport some 40,000 Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar, even those registered with U.N. refugee agency.

 

 

Filipinos at a scene where two men were killed following a police operation against illegal drugs in Manila, early 17 August 2017.

Filipinos at a scene where two men were killed following a police operation against illegal drugs in Manila, early 17 August 2017.

Highest death toll in Philippines’ war on drugs ‎

17/08/2017 16:58

Sixty people were killed in 3 days by police in Manila and Bulacan in President’s Duterte’s ruthless war on drugs. 

 

Myanmar Vice President Myint Swe, releasing the report of the Rakhine Investigative Commission at a ‎press conference on Aug. 6, 2017 in Yangon. ‎

Myanmar Vice President Myint Swe, releasing the report of the Rakhine Investigative Commission at a ‎press conference on Aug. 6, 2017 in Yangon. ‎

HRW rejects Myanmar report denying abuses against Rohingyas

09/08/2017 17:03

A Myanmar government investigation report says it could not confirm cases of rape, gang rape, torture, and killings‎ against Rohingyas in Rakhine state.

 

Human rights Watch has accused Bangladesh Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and the police Detective Branch (DB) of rights abuses.

Human rights Watch has accused Bangladesh Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and the police Detective Branch (DB) of rights abuses.

Rights group accuses Bangladesh security forces of abuse

06/07/2017 14:27

“The Bangladesh government is making a habit of complete disregard for human rights, human life, and the rule of law” -  Brad Adams, Human Rights Watch

 

Vietnamese social activist La Viet Dung speaking at a coffee shop in Hanoi.

Vietnamese social activist La Viet Dung speaking at a coffee shop in Hanoi.

Rights group condemns attacks on Vietnamese activists

19/06/2017 14:04

In a report, Human Rights Watch has highlighted 36 attacks on rights activists and bloggers carried out with apparent impunity. 

 

Thai soldiers guarding the entrance of Phramongkutklao Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand after a bomb wounded more than 20 people on May 22, 2017.

Thai soldiers guarding the entrance of Phramongkutklao Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand after a bomb wounded more than 20 people on May 22, 2017.

Human Rights Watch condemns Bangkok hospital bombing

23/05/2017 11:11

Human rights Watch has condemned as an unjustifiable act of lawlessness, the 22 May detonation of a pipe bomb in a military hospital in the Thai capital that also treats civilians.