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India: UN experts call for urgent progress in investigation of hundreds of “fake encounter” killings 7/4/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Iran to halt “unlawful execution” of young offender 6/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Children rights
  • Children
E F S R C A
Iran must halt execution of Ramin Hossein Panahi, say UN rights experts 6/18/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • 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
Nicaragua: Government must end violence and reinstate political dialogue, say UN experts 6/14/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nicaragua
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Education
E F S R C A
Death Penalty: UN experts urge Mauritania to repeal anti-blasphemy law 6/7/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Mauritania
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Cultural rights
E F S R C A
UN experts condemn deadly police response to protest against copper smelting plant in India, call for probe 5/31/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Transnational corporations
  • Toxic waste
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Environment
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
UN experts call on India to protect journalist Rana Ayyub from online hate campaign 5/24/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Religious intolerance
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
UN human rights experts urge Spain to halt extraditions to China fearing risk of torture or death penalty 5/18/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Spain
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Migrant workers
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
UN experts urge immediate release of detained Mauritanian blogger 5/8/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Mauritania
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Cultural rights
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Religious intolerance
E F S R C A
UN rights expert urges Iran to halt imminent execution of Ramin Hossein Panahi 5/2/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
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