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  1. FILE PHOTO: Tanzanian President John Magufuli leaves after inspecting a guard of honour during an o

    US concerned by rising attacks on human rights in Tanzania

    The United States has spoken out against Tanzanian moves to cut back human rights and civil liberties, including arrests and harassment of ...
  2. FILE PHOTO:  Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar Lee gives her report in

    Too soon to send Rohingya back to Myanmar - UN rights envoy

    The United Nations' human rights investigator on Myanmar urged Bangladesh on Tuesday to drop plans to start repatriating hundreds of thousands of ...
  3. A cellphone user looks at a Facebook page at a shop in Latha street in Yangon

    Facebook says human rights report shows it should do more in Myanmar

    Facebook Inc on Monday said a human rights report it commissioned on its presence in Myanmar showed it had not done enough to prevent its social ...
  4. As many as a million people - mainly the region's Muslim minorities - are believed to have been

    China faces grilling over internment camps at UN review

    China will be grilled over its mass detainment of Uighur minorities during a UN human rights review on Tuesday, with Washington leading demands ...
  5. FILE PHOTO:  Canada's PM Trudeau meets with WTO Director-General Azevedo in Ottawa

    Trudeau's dilemma - how to be tough on Saudi Arabia and save jobs

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is faced with a dilemma as an election approaches - how to credibly clamp down on Riyadh over its human ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in North Korea Quintana attends a n

    If human rights shelved in North Korea talks, UN expert warns - look at Myanmar

    A United Nations investigator voiced concern about human rights being sidelined during U.S. and South Korean talks with North Korea over its ...
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    China says booming tourism shows all's good in restive Xinjiang

  8. Secretary General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres  addresses the United Nations Security Cou

    UN decries 'shameful' reprisals on rights activists in 38 countries

    The United Nations listed 38 "shameful" countries including China and Russia on Wednesday which it said had carried out reprisals or intimidation ...
  9. New UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Bachelet attends the Human Rights Council in Geneva

    UN rights chief Bachelet takes on China, other powers in first speech

    The United Nations human rights boss Michelle Bachelet called on China on Monday to allow in monitors after "deeply disturbing" allegations of ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa at a news conference at State House in Harare

    Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa names team to probe soldiers role in post-election violence

    Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday named a commission including a South African ex-president and a British human rights lawyer ...