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  1. People wearing protective face masks walk amid concerns over the new coronavirus disease in Pyongya

    UN rights official urges easing of North Korea sanctions over COVID-19 strain

    A U.N. human rights official has called on the international community to urgently consider lifting sanctions on North Korea that may be worsening ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva

    UN rights chief discussing visit to Xinjiang with China

    The United Nations (UN) human rights chief said on Monday she was discussing a possible visit to China's Xinjiang region with Chinese authorities ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Workers walk by the perimeter fence of what is officially known as a vocational skills

    US warns firms of human rights abuse risks in China's Xinjiang province

    The United States on Wednesday issued an advisory warning US companies about the risks they face from maintaining supply chains associated with ...
  4. UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva

    UN raises alarm about police brutality in lockdowns

    The UN human rights office voiced concern on Monday about more than a dozen countries that have declared states of emergency due to the COVID-19 ...
  5. FILE PHOTO:  Senator Bob Menendez exits at the end of the day as the Trump impeachment trial contin

    US senator calls for action on forced labour in China's Xinjiang

    A senior US senator on Tuesday (Mar 10) accused US firms of willfully ignoring "horrific" forced labour conditions in China's Xinjiang region and ...