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US: Strikes Kill Civilians in Yemen - YouTube

(Washington, DC, October 22, 2013) -- United States targeted airstrikes against alleged terrorists in Yemen have killed civilians in violation of internation...
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Refugees, returnees and displaced persons: ICRC statement to the United Nations, 2014

Refugees, returnees and displaced persons: ICRC statement to the United Nations, 2014 | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, questions relating to refugees, returnees and displaced persons and humanitarian questions. United Nations, General Assembly, 69th session, Third Committee, Item 61 of the agenda, statement by the ICRC, New York, 7 November 2014. The number of internally displaced persons worldwide has reached an unprecedented level. If the international community is to curb this trend, it must address two distinct challenges.
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The UK is now turning its back on migrants dying at sea – have we learned nothing from Australia?

The UK is now turning its back on migrants dying at sea – have we learned nothing from Australia? | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
Paola Totaro: The end of British support for search and rescue operations in the southern Mediterranean is appalling. Yet again, the British Conservatives have filched policy from their former colony
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UN News - Refugees perish at ‘alarming’ rate on dangerous crossing to Europe – UN agency

UN News - Refugees perish at ‘alarming’ rate on dangerous crossing to Europe – UN agency | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
The United Nations refugee agency reported today that new data on irregular crossings of the Mediterranean in the third quarter of 2013 show an alarming increase in the numbers of people perishing while attempting to make the journey to Europe.
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US: Migrants Returned to Danger | Human Rights Watch

US: Migrants Returned to Danger | Human Rights Watch | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
(San Pedro Sula) – The US government’s rapid-fire screening of unauthorized migrants at the border is sending Central Americans back to the risk of serious harm, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. 
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Western Sahara/Algeria: Refugees Face Curbs on Rights | Human Rights Watch

Western Sahara/Algeria: Refugees Face Curbs on Rights | Human Rights Watch | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
(Algiers) – Refugees from the Western Sahara conflict who have been living in camps in the Algerian desert for four decades seem to be generally able to leave the camps if they wish, but face curbs on some rights, Human Rights Watch said in a report issu
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Avalon Project - Major Document Collections

Major Document CollectionsAfrican-Americans - Biography, Autobiography and HistoryThe American Constitution - A Documentary RecordAmerican Diplomacy : Bilateral Treaties 1778 - 1999American Diplomacy : Multilateral Treaties 1864 - 1999American History : A Chronology 1492-PresentMajor Document CollectionsAfrican-Americans - Biography, Autobiography and HistoryThe American Constitution - A Documentary RecordAmerican Diplomacy : Bilateral Treaties 1778 - 1999American Diplomacy : Multilateral Treaties 1864 - 1999American History : A Chronology 1492-Present
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European Court of Human Rights/Cour européenne des droits de l'homme
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On the fast track to danger | Human Rights Watch

On the fast track to danger | Human Rights Watch | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
Alicia R., a 26-year-old shop owner in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, saw her mother murdered by local gang members. “They were coming to kill somebody [else] and she was there, too.”
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Squalid Detention Centres are no Place for Children | Human Rights Watch

Squalid Detention Centres are no Place for Children | Human Rights Watch | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
When Abid was five, immigration officials arrested him and his family, Pakistani refugees fleeing religious persecution. The officials took them to the squalid immigration detention centre in central Bangkok. There, they joined hundreds of other refugees detained indefinitely, awaiting some distant possibility of release.
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ICRC humanitarian activities during latest Gaza conflict

ICRC humanitarian activities during latest Gaza conflict | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
Five weeks of intense conflict caused widespread damage and casualties in Gaza. The ICRC is working with the Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) and the Magen David Adom Society (MDA) to bring assistance and relief to those in need of medical care, to people who were displaced and to those without access to water and electricity.
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No Way Out: Child Marriage and Human Rights Abuses in Tanzania

No Way Out: Child Marriage and Human Rights Abuses in Tanzania | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
This 75-page report documents how child marriage severely curtails girls’ access to education, and exposes them to exploitation and violence – including marital rape and female genital mutilation (FGM) – and reproductive health risks.
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UN Report Finds Government Mass Surveillance Violates Privacy | JOLT Digest

UN Report Finds Government Mass Surveillance Violates Privacy | JOLT Digest | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
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United Arab Emirates: Trapped, Exploited, Abused | Human Rights Watch

United Arab Emirates: Trapped, Exploited, Abused | Human Rights Watch | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
(Manila) – Migrant domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are beaten, exploited, and trapped in forced labor situations, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.
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For Migrant Workers, Shattered Dreams | Human Rights Watch

For Migrant Workers, Shattered Dreams | Human Rights Watch | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
“I thought that I can save money. I’m supposed to get free food, accommodation, even call my family for free. Free flights home. Only a babysitter job. Who wouldn’t grab this golden opportunity?”
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State of the World's Mothers

State of the World's Mothers | Legal View On Protection Of Human Rights | Scoop.it
State of the World's Mothers is a report that ranks the best and worst places in the world to be a mother. Learn more, access archives and download the report
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