Assurance to grant amnesty to government officials and seemingly softening stance cannot conceal history of human rights violations.
Ahead of her visit to Downing Street, Belarusians living in the U.K. and human rights activists demonstrated in London to highlight criticism of Lukashenko's rule.
The EU said the sanctions show that the 27-nation bloc stands “ready to use all its instruments to support a democratic, peaceful, and negotiated solution to the political crisis in Nicaragua.”
The US State Department said Sherman had raised various concerns about China's violations of human rights in Hong Kong, Xinjiang and Tibet.
The Telangana Human Rights Commission officials would visit every district in the State and hold review meetings with police officials on human rights violation.
However, the department failed to publish the names of the erring cops apparently to protect them from being identified by the public.
Unjustified arrests, torture of armed personnel: US report says India has 'several human rights issues'
The US report mentioned restrictions on freedom of expression and the press, including violence, threats of violence, or unjustified arrests or prosecutions against journalists, among other concerns.
Pakistan today rejected India's protest against its move to alter the status of territories occupied by Islamabad in Kashmir, saying New Delhi's claim over the region has no legal basis.
UN releases first of its kind report on human rights violations in Kashmir, PoK, India reacts sharply
The global human rights watch body also asked Pakistan to end its 'misuse' of anti-terror legislation to persecute peaceful activists and quash dissent.
He alleged that the security forces have arrested the Hurriyat leadership while using force against peaceful protesters. He claimed that 14 people were killed in the last 36 hours.
India’s response came after Pakistan raised the issue of human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir.
A US couple was arrested on suspicion of torture after investigators on Sunday discovered the grim conditions in which they had been keeping their children, ages two to 29.
A California couple has been arrested for torture after authorities said Monday their 13 malnourished children were held captive in their home, with some shackled to beds in the dark.
The resolution sponsored by the European Union and Japan was adopted without a vote by the General Assembly's human rights committee.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday he was "sure" Donald Trump would not raise human rights concerns when they meet in Manila, after the US President praised his deadly drug war.