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Mexico draft security law threatens rights and should be rejected, UN rights experts warn 12/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Privacy
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Bahrain: UN experts welcome medical care for Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim but urge full respect for rights 12/7/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Bahrain
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Religious intolerance
  • Health
E F S R C A
Argentina: UN experts and bodies welcome sentences for dictatorship-era crimes against humanity 12/5/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Fund for Victims of Torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on optional protocol to CAT
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Iraq: Full justice for all sides is key to lasting peace, says UN expert after official visit 11/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Iraq
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
End of visit statement of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions on her visit to Iraq 11/27/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Iraq
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Philippines to stop attacks and killings in anti-drugs campaign 11/23/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Cameroon: human rights must be respected to end cycle of violence - UN experts 11/17/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Cameroon
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
UN experts urge ASEAN summit to address regional human rights concerns 11/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN experts urge US to halt Texas execution of Mexican Rubén Cárdenas Ramírez 11/6/2017
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Political leaders must end demonization of journalists to stop increased attacks – UN experts 11/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Impunity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
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