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The Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in Eritrea presents a 500-page report to the Human Rights Council, detailing 20 years of “repression and fear”, and widespread, systematic and grave violations such as extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances, torture, unlawful detention, sexual violence and forced labour. http://bit.ly/1Chm5kd

“Since independence, ultimate power in Eritrea has remained largely in the hands of one man and one party. Those in control often rule arbitrarily and act with impunity,” said Commission Chairperson, Mike Smith. “The Eritrean people have no say on governance and little control over many aspects of their own lives.”
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المارد. الأسود. المارد. الأصفر. المارد. الأخضر. صدمان. البنفسجي. البكرية. الفكرية البرتقالي 
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The UN Human Rights Committee examined the UK. Among the issues raised were:

Plans to repeal Human Rights Act 1988;
Racial and religious hatred:
Restrictive abortion laws in Northern Ireland; 
Impact of legal aid changes; 
Definition of terrorism;
Interception of communications, including of Amnesty International.

Read more: http://sm.ohchr.org/1FV55L2
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The UN Human Rights Committee examined Venezuela. Among the issues discussed were:
Steps to combat violence against women;
Independence and impartiality of judges;
Prison conditions;
Demonstrations in first half of 2014;
Situation of judge Maria Lourdes Afiuni. 

Read more: http://sm.ohchr.org/1LHpVWF
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The UN expert on foreign debt Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky starts today an eight-day visit to China to assess how its international lending contributes to the realization of human rights in borrowing countries. http://sm.ohchr.org/1eLtwFE

“I am visiting China to learn more about the efforts made by the Government and Chinese financial institutions to avoid negative human rights impacts in their international lending, including guidelines that have been developed to ensure respect for human rights, social and environmental standards,” Mr. Bohoslavsky said.
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The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) received information from local NGOs that two orders issued by consecutive mayors of Manila, the Philippines, prohibit the promotion and public funding of "artificial birth control." http://sm.ohchr.org/1Lwz4Bo

The CEDAW experts who conducted an inquiry in the country found that these executive orders systematically violate women’s rights to sexual and reproductive health, guaranteed by the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women.
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If the Philippines enacts and enforces this, it will create a lot of poverty among families and especially, women who can least afford to have another mouth to feed. Not to mention that women have the right to ownership of their sexual & reproductive health. While the country is overwhelmingly Catholic, the government should stay out of the business of enforcing religious doctrine. 
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Two UN Experts called on the United States Government to establish a federal moratorium on the imposition of the death penalty with a view of abolishing it. http://sm.ohchr.org/1KgmeFg

The UN expert on summary executions, Christof Heyns, and on torture, Juan E. Méndez, issued their call after Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was formally sentenced to death for the Boston marathon bombings in April 2013. “This decision contradicts the trends towards abolishing the death penalty in the country in law and practice,” the human rights experts said.

“It would have been preferable to sentence the author of the Boston marathon bombings to life imprisonment instead of putting him in the spotlight throughout years of the appeal process,” they said. “This situation may further worsen the suffering of the victims and their families throughout the years.”
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Sacrifice is the currency of natural justice or if you prefer...Karma.one might offer mercy and tolerate the offences of others if they will tolerate you in return.In ways such as these,governments can obtain by courtesy and/or cooperation what more insecure regimes attempt with the fist.....all the more so if there are really big issues at stake....like freedom,law and order....or the slow but merciless progress of a band of killers who would spit on, and sever the hand which is extended,no matter how courteous or generous its offers. 
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Geena Rocero, a fashion model and transgender activist, explains that media plays a big role in portraying "what it means to be a woman." Highlighting the discrimination faced by transgender people everyday, she calls for transgender people and gender non-conforming people to be able to self-identify in order to be able to live lives full of dignity and hope.
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Newly appointed Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression, David Kaye, sees encryption and anonymity of digital communications as a means to safeguard the rights to privacy and free speech for everyone, including members of the press, political dissidents and minorities, whose right to seek, receive and impart information online has been denied worldwide. http://bit.ly/1HyWNQu
“Encryption and anonymity have become critical enablers of freedom of opinion and expression in the digital age, protecting the security and privacy not only of our communications – to be technical, our data in transit – but also our data at rest, that is, the information and ideas that we store on our laptops, tablets, smartphones and in the cloud,” he says.
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The UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries starts today a nine-day mission to gather information on the activities of foreign fighters in Tunisia. http://sm.ohchr.org/1JnBu4H

“We will explore the possible links between mercenarism and foreign fighters, and their impacts on human rights,” said human rights expert Elżbieta Karska, who currently heads the expert group.

“This will allow us to initiate discussions on the issue of foreign fighters, including motivational factors, recruitment, measures, and impact on international law and human rights,” she added.
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To make sure that girls have access to education, Governments should put girl’s voices and experiences in education programmes, said Hannah Godefa, a 17 year old UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Ethiopia. http://sm.ohchr.org/1FCL5gn

“The goal should be for a wide variety of girls to have a strong input in the decision-making that will affect their everyday lives at every level, not simply be integrated,” she said. “The ideas must come from the youth and then be implemented at the state level.
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In a torture rehabilitation center in Northern Lebanon, Yusuf and Abu Yazan are receiving treatment for the painful electric shocks they endured while being imprisoned. Yusuf was held in detention for allegedely taking part in Syrian protests. As for Abu Yazan, he was accused of being a terrorist. http://sm.ohchr.org/1Cyt2rD

There are hundreds of thousands of victims of torture in the world. They are men, women, children, and the UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture, managed by the UN Human Rights Office try to help them. In 2015, it is assisting more than 57,000 men, women and children in over 80 countries

“In armed conflict, torture constitutes a war crime,” said UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. “When it is used in a systematic or widespread manner, it also amounts to a crime against humanity. There is an absolute prohibition on the use of torture at any time and under any circumstances under international law.”
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アブグレイブ刑務所、グアンタナモ米海軍基地での惨事が繰り返されてはだめです。
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A UN expert group on arbitrary detention welcomed Malta’s decision to remove automatic mandatory detention of irregular migrants and asylum seekers, which has drastically reduced the number of migrants in detention. http://sm.ohchr.org/1fKc8l1 

However, the experts expressed concerns about the conditions in open centres. “The lack of long term solutions to migrants residing in Malta seems to have a negative impact on the effectiveness of their right to liberty,” said human rights expert Sètondji Roland Adjovi at the end of the Group’s follow-up visit to the country.

“We remain concerned about the precarious and inhuman conditions of the alternatives to detention in Malta,” he added.   
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You wouldn't UNDERSTAND even if you wanted too for you are PREJUDICE! WHY?:
ONLY BECAUSE "YOU TIPE" ARE ENTERTAINED WITH PRIVATE MEETINGS WITH
OPPRESSORS/EVILS, WHO BRAINWASHED "YOU" WITH UNREALISTIC IDEALS, AND "YOU"
BOUGHT IT EVERTIME FOR THESE SICK PEOPLE(OPPRESSORS) MAKE IT WORTH "YOUR"
WHILE IN THE END!

PS:YOU! ARE NOT BONA FIDE, I'M SURE! IN FACT, YOU ARE EXACTLY WHAT YOU
SEEM, A WOLF IN SHEEP GEAR!

STAY OUT OF MY PERSON!

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