Special Session on IraqDeputy High Commissioner Flavia Pansieri reports to the Human Rights Council with the litany of recent and ongoing violations and abuses in Iraq. She urged the international community to ensure accountability, humanitarian assistance and protection for civilians in Iraq. UN report on human rights in UkraineIntense fighting, including the use of heavy weaponry by both sides, in densely populated areas of eastern Ukraine, has increased the loss of civilian life, with an average of around 36 people being killed every day, says a new UN human rights report on Ukraine. UN rights experts on IraqUN human rights experts on Monday expressed grave concern over the current situation in Iraq which has rapidly escalated into both a human rights and a humanitarian emergency. Do more to protect journalistsAttacks on reporters covering conflicts harm us all, freedom of expression experts say, as they call for greater protection for journalists. Victims of Enforced DisappearancesTwo UN expert groups call on States “to remove all obstacles” to aid search for the disappeared, including through the opening of all archives -especially military files.