Religious and ethnic minorities feel the consequences of growing intolerance as mosques and asylum centres are targeted.
16 Mar 2016 11:09 GMT | Human Rights, Europe, Islam, Netherlands
Dutch citizens joining ISIL and far-right rhetoric are cited as factors fueling assaults on Muslim houses of worship.
26 Dec 2014 14:58 GMT | Syria's Civil War, Netherlands
Anti-Moroccan comments made by Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders spark defections, outrage and mass protests.
24 Mar 2014 16:30 GMT | Germany
Amnesty International says government forces are responsible for "a shocking catalogue of abuses" in secret jails.
Brenda Stoter | 28 Dec 2013 10:08 GMT
Facing a worsening atmosphere in Egypt, many Syrians are setting off on an uncertain voyage to Europe.
Brenda Stoter | 03 Dec 2013 12:52 GMT | Egypt, Italy, Sweden, Syria's Civil War
Girls as young as 14 are being married off, fearing attacks in the world's second-largest refugee camp.
Brenda Stoter | 12 Nov 2013 07:06 GMT | Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Syria's Civil War
Mass arrests and jail without charge hark back to Hosni Mubarak's rule, protesters say.
Brenda Stoter | 07 Oct 2013 12:32 GMT | Egypt
About 50,000 Syrians, mostly Kurds, have fled to the Domiz camp in northern Iraq as violence rages at home.
Brenda Stoter | 25 May 2013 09:28 GMT | Politics, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria's Civil War
As the Kurdistan Workers' Party withdraws its fighters from Turkey, relatives hope to be reunited with their loved ones.
Brenda Stoter | 14 May 2013 16:26 GMT | Politics, China, Iran, Iraq, Turkey
"Aleppo will be the shame of our generation" - French intellectual Bernard-Henri Levy on failure to intervene in Syria.
Syria's Civil War, Libya, Middle East
Investigating an apparent culture of impunity that allows some in Mexican law enforcement to detain and kill at will.
Human Rights, Mexico, Gun violence
The dramatic story of the Crusades seen through Arab eyes.
101 East examines why domestic violence touches so many Australian women and asks what is being done to turn the tide.
Human Rights, Australia, Women