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UN human rights experts urge Turkey not to extend state of emergency 1/17/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Slavery
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Right to drinking water
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Religious intolerance
  • International Order
E F S R C A
UN rights experts call on Iran to halt execution of second juvenile offender in as many weeks 1/16/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Iran: UN experts urge respect for protesters’ rights 1/5/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Iran: UN rights experts make urgent plea to halt imminent execution of juvenile Amirhossein Pourjafar 1/3/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Peru: UN human rights experts appalled by Fujimori pardon 12/28/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Peru
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Truth justice and reparation
E F S R C A
UN rights experts call on Iran to annul death sentence against academic and free him 12/20/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Mexico draft security law threatens rights and should be rejected, UN rights experts warn 12/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Privacy
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Bahrain: UN experts welcome medical care for Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim but urge full respect for rights 12/7/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Bahrain
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Religious intolerance
  • Health
E F S R C A
Argentina: UN experts and bodies welcome sentences for dictatorship-era crimes against humanity 12/5/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Fund for Victims of Torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on optional protocol to CAT
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Iraq: Full justice for all sides is key to lasting peace, says UN expert after official visit 11/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Iraq
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
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