(Paris) – A total of 101 organizations from Guinean, French, regional, and international civil society today condemned the violence and attacks against civilian populations, human rights defenders, and Guinean political figures during the past three mo…Continue Reading

BAKU, Azerbaijan – Baku is bustling. Every time I visit, I am amazed at the new office buildings, homes, highways, bridges, parks and enormous flags that dominate the city’s landscape. Thanks to its oil riches, this country in the South Caucasus has on…Continue Reading

(New York) – President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono should uphold freedom of religion in Indonesia and repudiate statements by his religious affairs minister calling for the banning of the Ahmadiyah religion, Human Rights Watch said today in a letter to th…Continue Reading

Introduction

What has been the electoral process to date?

What occurred during Burma’s last elections in 1990?

What will be the make-up of the new parliament?
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The United States is submitting its human rights record to the scrutiny of other nations — both allies and adversaries — for the first time, as the Obama administration opens itself up to a committee shunned by his predecessor.Continue Reading

The United States is submitting its human rights record to the scrutiny of other nations — both allies and adversaries — for the first time, as the Obama administration opens itself up to a committee shunned by his predecessor.Continue Reading