Monthly Archives: April 2013

Escalating Humanitarian Crisis in Burma’s Arakan State

Burmese authorities and members of Arakanese groups have committed crimes against humanity in a campaign of ethnic cleansing against Rohingya Muslims in Arakan State since June 2012, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a new report released today which details … Continue reading

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US Congress Holds Hearing on Human Rights Violations in Vietnam

Mr. Vo Van Ai, President of Paris-based Vietnam Committee for Human Rights and International Spokesman of the Unified Buddhist Church of Vietnam (UBCV) called on the United States today to raise issues of religious repression against the UBCV at the … Continue reading

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Rights Groups Urge US Secretary of State to Take Forceful Human Rights Stance in China

When U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visits China this weekend, he should convey a clear message to the Chinese leadership that a good working relationship with the United States will depend in part on the government’s respect for universal … Continue reading

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