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Intensified hostilities in Yemen have forced more than 32,000 people to flee their homes in the past two months, the United Nations said.
Rights group Memorial has had their offices raided for the third time and their leader, Oyub Titiyev, arrested on dubious drug charges.
Human Rights Watch said Brazilian police officers killed at least 4,224 people in 2016, or about 26 percent more than in 2015.
Authorities in Sudan were holding an AFP journalist after he was arrested a day earlier while covering demonstrations against rising food prices.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said Thursday that police were raiding his campaign headquarters in Saint Petersburg as he pressed ahead with a call...
Increased censorship laws will hit China during 2018 making it even more difficult for Chinese citizens to access certain content and organize protests.
Lebanese journalist Hanin Ghaddar has been sentenced to 6 months in prison for comments that she made against the Lebanese military.
Activists have decried the rise of U.S. President Donald J. Trump and his embrace of populist strongmen as a blow to the global campaign for human rights.
Thousands of ethnic Buddhists gathered to protest the Myanmar government in the Western Rakhine state when police opened fire on the crowd.
The U.S. has placed Pakistan on a “Special Watch List” for “severe violations of religious freedom” during a growing rift in between the two nations.
Bangladesh's army says that over a million Rohingya are currently in the country, an estimate which is higher than all previous ones.
The contemporary conversation on immigration to the US still lacks the discussion about the particular struggle that immigrants experience in the country.
Prominent rights group Memorial had their office firebombed by two masked men a week after their leader was arrested on dubious drug charges.
Many of the most fundamental and basic human rights came under attack in countries across the globe in 2017, according to Freedom House.