Monthly Archives: February 2015

Amnesty: Global Outlook On State Of Human Rights Bleak But Solutions Possible

World leaders must act urgently to confront the changing nature of conflict and protect civilians from horrific violence by states and armed groups, urged Amnesty International as it launched its annual assessment of human rights around the world. The group … Continue reading

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Three More Bloggers in Vietnam Sentenced Under Infamous Article 258

Reporters Without Borders is denouncing the jail sentences recently handed down to three Vietnamese bloggers under criminal code article 258, which penalizes “abusing democratic freedoms.” The press freedom organization called the sentences ‘’clearly unjust’’ and stated that they are a … Continue reading

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Doctors Without Borders Resumes Much Needed Services in Myanmar’s Rakhine State

As Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) resumes operation in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, tens of thousands of people are able to access basic health care and emergency referral from for the first time in over nine months. Following instructions from … Continue reading

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