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Russia: UN experts laud courage of Alexei Navalny, call for immediate release 1/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Russian Federation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
United States: UN experts strongly condemn US Capitol attack 1/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Central African Republic
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Environment
  • Minorities
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Adequate housing
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Freedom of association
  • Terrorism
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Right to food
E F S R C A
‘Disgraceful’ Guantánamo Bay detention facility must be closed now, say UN experts 1/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
UN expert calls for “clear, unambiguous standards” to protect aircraft over conflict zones 1/7/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Ukraine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Uganda: UN experts gravely concerned by election clampdown 12/29/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Uganda
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
UN experts alarmed by sixth Palestinian child killing by Israeli forces in 2020, call for accountability 12/17/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Iran: UN experts condemn execution of Ruhollah Zam 12/14/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Khattak ‘disappearance’ case a test of Pakistan’s human rights commitment, say UN experts 12/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Pakistan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Minorities
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Iran: Nasrin Sotoudeh must be released, say UN experts 12/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • 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
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Egypt: Bail for EIPR staff is encouraging, as a first step – UN experts 12/7/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • WG on Disappearances
  • 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
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Terrorism
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
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