Human Rights

  • iranian woman

    Iran summons female singer to court for performing solo in public

    By ZACHARY KEYSER

  • Palestinian human rights activist warned of threat to his life by CIA

    By ZACHARY KEYSER

  • Muslim woman with the Egyptian flag

    Sri Lanka bans face veils after Easter day bombing attacks on churches

    By REUTERS

  • Farmers at work in Rhamtal, India, after the completion of Netafim

    India investigates 40 migrant workers in Gabon after U.N. flags labor abuse

    By REUTERS

  • UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

    U.N. Human Rights chief condemns Saudi Arabia for beheading of 37 men

    By REUTERS

  • US Federal Courthouse [illustrative]

    U.S. government backs off case of female genital mutilation

    By REUTERS

  • United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

    Denmark, Austria, UK, Australia to oppose anti-Israel resolutions at UNHRC

    By TOVAH LAZAROFF

  • Afaf Hussein (C), 10, who is malnourished, plays with other girls near her family

    Hunger stalks Yemen's remote villages after four years of war

    By REUTERS

  • After eight years of civil war, can Syria be reassembled?

    By LAWRENCE RIFKIN/THE MEDIA LINE

  • The medics who treated 4,000 people on the last ISIS stronghold

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

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