The Most Dangerous Country for Aid Workers


The people of South Sudan are experiencing the world’s worst food security crisis, one caused not by drought or flood, but by man-made conflict: a power struggle between President Salva Kiir and former Vice President Riek Machar that spiraled into a civil war in late 2013.

Full Story


Spiritual Leader Sentenced to Death in Iran


On August 27, a revolutionary court in Tehran sentenced Mohammad Ali Taheri, the founder of an Iranian spiritual movement, to death. He was charged with founding a religious cult and “spreading corruption on earth.”

Full Story


Concerns Over Religious Freedom in Iran


At the release of the State Department’s annual report on international religious freedom, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson decried the lack of religious liberty in many parts of the world.

Full Story


Pence in Colombia


“Colombia,” said Vice President Mike Pence, “represents the future of Latin America. It is a future of freedom, security, and prosperity. And America stands with you.”

Full Story


Global Terrorism Report 2016


The United States will continue to devote resources toward improving counterterrorism capabilities of key partner countries, while at the same time focusing long-term efforts on addressing the drivers of violent extremism.

Full Story


Russia Needs to Respect Religious Freedom


All religious minorities in Russia should be able to enjoy freedom of religion and assembly without interference, as guaranteed by the Russian constitution.

Full Story


Detaining U.S. Citizens and Other Foreign Nationals


“Detaining political prisoners is one of the worst human rights abuses a country can do.”

Full Story

Domain provided by https://hostingrage.ca
Part of| AB registered company: Pierre Publishing- Stetller, AB, Canada, T0C 2L2|Company number: AB-0TN9555475. D-U-N-S© number: 203498910|

Humanrights.watch is not affiliated with hrw.org
Information
REFUGEES
0
Millions

Registered
0
Refugees