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Fair trial and due process in the counter-terrorism context

Fair trial and due process in the counter-terrorism context

Experts and practitioners discuss how to better protect human rights while responding to terrorism in Europe.
UN expert on counterterrorism urges for international action for victims’ rights, their protection and compensation

UN expert on counterterrorism urges for international action for victims’ rights, their protection and compensation

UN expert calls for international action to recognize and protect rights of terrorism victims and an offer of compensation
Realizing the rights of victims of terrorism

Realizing the rights of victims of terrorism

Victims of terrorism require immediate assistance and long term medical and psycho-social support, as well as financial assistance to rebuild their lives, says UN Human Rights chief Navi Pillay.
Securing fair trials for terrorist suspects

Securing fair trials for terrorist suspects

UN meeting for Southeast Asia seeks human rights safeguards for persons accused of terrorist acts.
Safeguard privacy while countering terrorism, says Special Rapporteur

Safeguard privacy while countering terrorism, says Special Rapporteur

In his latest report to the Human Rights Council, UN Special Rapporteur on human rights and counter-terrorism Martin Scheinin recommends greater regulation of anti-terrorism measures affecting the right to privacy.