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UN rights experts call on Iran to annul death sentence against Ramin Hossein Panahi 4/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Health
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN expert on torture to visit Argentina from April 9-20 4/5/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN experts alarmed by reports of human rights defenders beaten in Iran jail 3/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Human rights defenders
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Saudi Arabia to halt executions on spying, spreading Shia faith charges 3/15/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Terrorism
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Religious intolerance
  • Health
E F S R C A
Migration policies can amount to ill-treatment and torture, UN rights expert warns 3/1/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Turkey: UN expert says deeply concerned by rise in torture allegations 2/27/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN experts make urgent call for US to regularize, protect rights of young migrants as DACA deadline nears 2/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Migrant workers
E F S R C A
UN expert alarmed at Israeli Supreme Court's "license to torture” ruling 2/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Planned US execution of seriously ill Doyle Hamm may amount to torture, UN experts warn 2/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN rights experts urge Iran to annul death sentence against Ahmadreza Djalali 2/9/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
       
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