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Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free. - Dalai Lama
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Human Rights Abuses WWII

Human Rights Violations Bataan Death March (Japan) Japanese Internment (United States) Holocaust (Germany)
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Human Rights abuses at prison camps during World War II. We are all aware of nightmare endured by prisoners of war in Germany and Japan. But POWs were also held at camps in the United States where they endured rights violations.

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White House responds to reports that U.S. drone strikes violated human rights law - PBS NewsHour

White House responds to reports that U.S. drone strikes violated human rights law - PBS NewsHour | Human Rights | Scoop.it
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White House responds to reports that U.S. drone strikes violated human rights law
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"To the extent these reports claim that the U.S. has acted contrary to international law, we would strongly disagree," he said.
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How the Americans justify drone strikes

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Human Rights

"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights." This is what it says in the very first Article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights...
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Human Rights: Getting the basics right

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