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Cameroon: human rights must be respected to end cycle of violence - UN experts 11/17/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Cameroon
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Belarus: Arbitrary detention and false prosecution of political opponents continue, UN expert says 11/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Belarus
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Turkey: UN experts call for dropping of terror charges against leading human rights defenders 11/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
Hong Kong should respect human rights of democracy activists during appeal – UN experts 11/6/2017
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Political leaders must end demonization of journalists to stop increased attacks – UN experts 11/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Impunity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
UN experts call on Iran to stop intimidation of BBC staff 10/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights
E F S R C A
UN and other organisations “failing” on freedom of information, UN expert finds 10/24/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Malta must bring killers of Daphne Caruana Galizia to justice and protect journalists – UN experts 10/19/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Malta
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • External debt
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Kenya must lift protest ban and end pattern of police brutality ahead of poll, UN experts warn 10/16/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Kenya
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Spain must respect fundamental rights in response to Catalan referendum, UN rights experts 9/28/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Spain
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • International Order
E F S R C A
       
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