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MYANMAR POLITICS: Human Rights Watch to Myanmar: Punish Army for Rape

MYANMAR POLITICS: Human Rights Watch to Myanmar: Punish Army for Rape

Human Rights Watch called for Myanmar to punish army and police commanders if they allowed troops to rape and sexually assault women and girls of the Rohingya Muslim minority.

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SAUDI ARABIA POLITICS: Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Calls For Ban On Women Drivers To Be Lifted

SAUDI ARABIA POLITICS: Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Calls For Ban On Women Drivers To Be Lifted

“They are all unjust acts by a traditional society, far more restrictive than what is lawfully allowed by the precepts of religion,” Prince Alwaleed said.

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NIGERIA: Soldiers, Police Raped Boko Haram Victims – Human Rights Watch Says

NIGERIA: Soldiers, Police Raped Boko Haram Victims – Human Rights Watch Says

“One day he demanded to have sex with me. I refused but he forced me,” A 17-year-old girl said she was raped by a policeman.

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SOUTH AFRICA: Human Rights Watch Slams Government Over ICC Exit

SOUTH AFRICA: Human Rights Watch Slams Government Over ICC Exit

Human Rights Watch says South Africas withdrawal from the International Criminal Court is an enormous blow to its commitment to justice for atrocity crimes.

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