The Gambia on Monday filed a lawsuit against Myanmar in the highest court of the United Nations, accusing the Southeast Asia nation of state-sponsored genocide for the brutal military-led crackdown against Rohingya Muslims in 2017 that left thousands dead and drove more than 740,000 across the border to Bangladesh.
In September 2018 a database was ordered and completed a year later of companies profiting off human rights abuses in Myanmar.
THE completion of the beachfront promenade extension, which is now the longest in Africa, is set to unlock the R35 billion Point Waterfront Development which will be undertaken in three phases over the next ten to fifteen years.
New media guidelines for reporting on Muslims and Islam have been published in Scotland in what is thought to be a world first.
Dr Anisa Ibrahim moved to the U.S. in 1993 as a young refugee. Her family fled unrest from the Somali Civil War. She now leads Harborview Medical Centre's Paediatrics Clinic in Seattle.
The United Nations (UN) Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) called on India to restore rights to India-administered Kashmir on Wednesday.
The sentence is "entirely disproportionate with the criminal act of killing an unarmed child protester," says a human rights organization.
RIYADH: The EU’s special representative for the Middle East peace process expressed her “optimism” for an end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict but admitted a two-state solution was the only viable option.
The UN human rights office says it is extremely concerned that the population of Indian-administered Kashmir continues to be deprived of a wide range of human rights.
Pervasive deteriorating facts on the ground in Israeli-Palestinian conflict, “are pushing us very further” from achieving a viable Two-State solution