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Governments increasingly view human rights as "a luxury" they can ill afford, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Thursday, warning that abuses fuel crises...
Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Eva Shoufi
The problems arising from sectarian personal status laws have been growing in Lebanon. The verdicts issued by sectarian courts are unjust, which...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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Lebanese laws and courts governing marriage and child custody "discriminate against women" from all religious groups, often trapping them in abusive...
Monday, January 19, 2015
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An Egyptian court on Monday ordered the release of 26 men accused of “debauchery,” who were detained in December in a night-time raid on a Cairo...
Monday, January 12, 2015
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Twenty-six men suspected of having organized or taken part in homosexual orgies at a public bath in Egypt are to go on trial for "debauchery,” a...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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At least 2,700 people, mostly soldiers, are missing as a result of attacks by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group in Iraq, the Iraqi...
Monday, December 15, 2014
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Israeli settlers set fire to a Palestinian home northeast of Ramallah early Sunday, an official told Ma'an news agency, as Human Rights Watch (HRW)...
Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Human rights groups on Wednesday slammed the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the athletics governing body, for awarding...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group has released 93 Syrian Kurds it captured in February as they made their way from northern Syria to...
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
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