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Israel criticised over blocking UNHRC mission
Israel denies the UN Rapporteur on human rights access to West Bank amid reports that abuses have 'sharply increased'.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 10:15 GMT
Egypt's Rabaa deaths 'crime against humanity'
Human Rights Watch says killings were planned at highest levels of government and calls for senior leaders to be probed.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 10:35 GMT
Australian government: Pirates of the Indian Ocean
The Australian government continues to break the law with its actions against asylum seekers.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 11:12 GMT
Australia: Occupied East Jerusalem a matter of grammar
Why is 'occupied' a difficult word for the Australian government to say?
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 11:50 GMT
Sri Lankans reflect on UN vote
Al Jazeera speaks to a cross-section of people on the island nation about the upcoming international probe.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2014 16:06 GMT
Sri Lankans still searching for missing sons
UN considers independent inquiry into rights abuses in Sri Lanka war which left 100,000 dead and many missing.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 14:14 GMT
Saudi accepts 181 UN human rights proposals
Saudi Arabia accepts majority of 225 recommendations but Amnesty International says its actions must match its words.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 19:46 GMT
Egypt issues presidential election law
Interim President Adly Mansour signs controversial decree paving the way for Sisi to run in presidential elections.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 14:50 GMT
Festering wounds of Sri Lanka's war
On the fifth anniversary of the end of the war in Sri Lanka, major challenges remain unresolved.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014 08:57 GMT
War crime claims re-emerge in Sri Lanka
When troops crushed the Tamil Tigers, allegations of mass killings arose, but officials reject calls for an inquiry.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2014 16:53 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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