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USA: ‘Redskins’ Team mascot hurtful reminder of past suffering of Native Americans – UN rights expert 4/11/2014
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Indigenous people
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Brunei penal code, Death penalty abolition and USA - execution of Mexican national 4/11/2014
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • United States of America
  • UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Human Rights Committee considers report of the United States 3/14/2014
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Human Rights Committee
  • Civil and political rights
E F S R C A
US: “Four decades in solitary confinement can only be described as torture” – UN rights expert 10/7/2013
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Statement of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture at the Expert Meeting on the situation of detainees held at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay 10/3/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
USA / Indigenous peoples: UN expert urges respect for the rights of Cherokee child in custody dispute 9/10/2013
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Indigenous people
E F S R C A
Trayvon Martin case: UN experts urge US to wrap up civil rights probe and examine discriminatory laws 9/3/2013
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • African Descent
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
California jails: “Solitary confinement can amount to cruel punishment, even torture” – UN rights expert 8/23/2013
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN expert to investigate alleged rights violations in Iran through diaspora in the US and Canada 7/10/2013
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • United States of America
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Human rights
E F S R C A
UN Special Rapporteur monitors closely disclosures on the United States NSA’s Prism Program 6/11/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
       
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