Search Results for: "Amnesty International"

Hadeel Prior To Being Shot - Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel (EAPPI)
By IMEMC On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Amnesty International: Killing Of Hashlamoun Was Extrajudicial Execution

IMEMC : Amnesty International has reported that it obtained evidence indicating that the killing of Hadeel al-Hashlamoun, 18 years of age, by Israeli soldiers in the southern West Bank city of Hebron on September More...

A "Birds Eye View" of Gaza.
By IMEMC On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

New Amnesty International Report: Israel ‘deliberately and wantonly’ targeted residential towers

Celine Hagbard (IMEMC) : A new report from the international human rights group Amnesty International found that Israeli forces deliberately targeted multi-story apartment buildings in Gaza during the latter part More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

HRW, Amnesty International have no permits to work in Egypt: officials

Samar Samir (TCP) : Neither Human Rights Watch nor Amnesty International have permits to work in Egypt, Hani Mahana, an advisor to the Ministry of Social Solidarity under the former government, told The Cairo Post More...

By Susanne Posel On Saturday, August 20th, 2016

How the Anti-Abortion Movement Caused Spike in US Maternal Deaths

Susanne Posel (OC) : Texas lawmakers have a problem on their hands. Women are dying at a higher rate during childbirth and this trend happens to coincide with lawmakers cutting funds to family planning services More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, August 12th, 2016

Russian Rosatom to Replace Dropped Belarussian Reactor Vessel

nsnbc : The Russian State’s Rosatom agreed to the Belarussian demand to replace the nuclear reactor pressure vessel for the new nuclear power plant near Ostrovets, Belarus, after the vessel was dropped during More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Belarus Droppped Reactor Vessel but Doesn’t Drop Building New Nuclear Power Plant

nsnbc : Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko attempted “damage control” after a reactor vessel at the new nuclear power plant in Ostrovets was dropped during construction work. Lukashenko asserted More...

Deputy Energy Minister Mikhail Mikhadyuk. Courtesy BelTa
By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Belarus Claims to “Secure Absolute Safety” at New Nuclear Power Plant

nsnbc : Belarus’ Deputy Energy Minister Mikhail Mikhadyuk claimed that safety is a top priority in the construction of the new nuclear power plant in Ostrovets and asserted the Belarus could guarantee its More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Syrian Women in Lebanon at Risk of Exploitation and Trafficking

nsnbc : Syrian girls and women in Lebanon are at particular risk of trafficking into forced prostitution and sexual exploitation reveal consistent reports, substantiated by rights organizations. The risk is, however, More...

Courtesy HRW
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Turkey Blocks UN Probe Into Military’s Killings in Kurdistan

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : The Turkish government is blocking access for independent investigations, including investigations by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, into alleged More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Friday, July 1st, 2016

Turkish Authorities Arrest Alleged Chechen Mastermind Behind Atatürk Airport Attack

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Turkish police detained thirteen people suspected of links to the terrorist attack at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport Tuesday evening. Among the detained is the alleged Chechen mastermind, More...