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UN warns about Human Rights violations during the COVID fight

UN warns about Human Rights violations during the COVID fight

COVID-19 crisis has caused a humongous disruption across the globe. As subject matter experts, policymakers debate and discuss current steps taken by the government and future road to recovery; it must be interjected here that…

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A UN draft resolution calls for a three-month global humanitarian truce

A UN draft resolution calls for a three-month global humanitarian truce

The UN Security Council intends to vote on a draft resolution calling for the establishment of a “humanitarian truce” for 90 days in all armed conflicts around the world to allow the delivery of humanitarian…

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The United Nations warns many countries about repression practices

The United Nations warns many countries about repression practices

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, warned on Monday that some countries would take the exceptional measures prescribed to curb the spread of the Corona virus as a pretext for violating…

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Iran  human rights violations

Iran human rights violations

With Tehran topping the list of countries that carry out executions worldwide, including executions of children, not to mention other violations behind closed doors and prison walls. A United Nations expert highlighted the extent of…

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Coronavirus: poverty threatens large numbers of women

Coronavirus: poverty threatens large numbers of women

The Secretary-General of United Nations, Antonio Guterres, called on women to be at the center of economic reconstruction efforts as the world confronts the repercussions of the emerging Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), warning that the threat…

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A United Nations ship blocked in Yemen

A United Nations ship blocked in Yemen

The Houthi militia blocked a United Nations’ ship docking in the port of Hodeidah, in western Yemen, with the United Nations Mission in Yemen aboard and stopped it from leaving for the second time. According…

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ILO warns of global unemployment amid pandemic, 5.3 million in best-case scenario

ILO warns of global unemployment amid pandemic, 5.3 million in best-case scenario

In a recent study conducted by the International Labor Organization, the organization warned the world of the economic and labor crisis which lie ahead as a result of the new corona virus pandemic. The deadly…

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Human rights activists mistreated in 38 countries.

Human rights activists mistreated in 38 countries.

UN listed 38 countries, including China and Russia, accused of intimidation and even reprisals against people who cooperate with the United Nations on human rights abuses. “Punishing individuals for cooperating with the United Nations is…

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The United Nations: Qatar is the second most discriminatory country against women.

The United Nations: Qatar is the second most discriminatory country against women.

The Qatari system practices discrimination against society members in general, and women in particular, which prompted Qatari women to flee from Qatar, in an attempt to feel and be freer, in opposition to the laws…

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The United Nations: 877 million dollars needed to help the Rohingya in Bangladesh.

The United Nations: 877 million dollars needed to help the Rohingya in Bangladesh.

The United Nations requested on Tuesday 877 million dollars for the current year to help hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh and the countries receiving them as refugees. The funds requested by the…