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DR Congo: UN rights office urges probe into use of force against protestors, UN personnel
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Monday, 22 January 2018
DR Congo: UN rights office urges probe into use of force against protestors, UN personnel
At least six people died and 68 were wounded during weekend demonstrations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) capital, Kinshasa, the United Nations human rights office reported Tuesday, urging the Government to investigate all incidents where security forces may have used excessive force against protestors and UN personnel.Read Full Article ...
 
At least seven killed at a religious gathering in northern Ethiopia – UN rights office
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Monday, 22 January 2018
At least seven killed at a religious gathering in northern Ethiopia – UN rights office
The United Nations human rights arm on Tuesday voiced deep concern over the deaths of at least seven people celebrating a religious festival in Ethiopia as sec...
 
UN chief urges vigilance against anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds
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Saturday, 20 January 2018
UN chief urges vigilance against anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds
Warning that hate is on the rise and that Nazi symbols, mindsets and languages are back, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for vigil...
 
Syria: UN rights officials decry ‘devastating’ impact of surging violence on civilians
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Thursday, 18 January 2018
Syria: UN rights officials decry ‘devastating’ impact of surging violence on civilians
Concerned over the devastating impact of escalating violence in Syria, where dozens of people in eastern Ghouta have been killed in recent airstrikes, and scho...
 
UN rights office urges Tunisian authorities to ensure freedom of peaceful assembly
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Thursday, 11 January 2018
UN rights office urges Tunisian authorities to ensure freedom of peaceful assembly
The United Nations human rights office on Friday called on the authorities in Tunisia to ensure that protestors are not arrested in an arbitrary manner, and th...
 
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