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Human rights experts call for immediate release of political prisoners and detainees in yemen given risk of spread of covid-19 3/30/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Yemen
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
  • CoI
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UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria: As global pandemic reaches Syria, fighting must stop and urgent steps taken to prevent an even greater tragedy 3/28/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Human Rights Council
  • Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoISyria
  • CoI
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Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Working Group May 2020 Session Postponed 3/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
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Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcome of Bosnia and Herzegovina, holds debate on the International Decade for People of African Descent, and suspends its forty-third session 3/13/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcomes of Madagascar, Iraq, Slovenia and Egypt 3/12/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Madagascar
  • Iraq
  • Egypt
  • Slovenia
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcomes of Fiji, San Marino, Iran, Angola and Kazakhstan 3/12/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Fiji
  • San Marino
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Angola
  • Kazakhstan
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcomes of Italy, El Salvador, the Gambia and Bolivia, and decides to suspend the current session due to COVID-19 3/12/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • El Salvador
  • Gambia
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
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Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on minority issues 3/11/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • Minorities
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Human Rights Council concludes its general debate on human rights situations that require the Council’s attention 3/11/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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Human Rights Council holds general debate on human rights situations that require the Council’s attention 3/10/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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