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2015/03/31 19:20
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AngkorWat temple in Siam Reap, Cambodia. (Tang Chhin Sothy/AFP/Getty) This spring’s congressional delegation (codel) trips overseas — at least the ones we know about — aren’t as enviable as ones...
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... March 2015 12:48 PM The TMI report on March 25, 2015, which is at the centre of a police investigation following police reports against the portal. – The Malaysian Insider pic, March 31,...
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The emissaries of peace arrived under the hot morning sun Monday and strode into a meeting room in the Myanmar Peace Centre in downtown Rangoon. They took their places facing each other across two...
2015/03/30 23:00
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BENJINA, Indonesia -- The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home. Just a few yards away,...
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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Washington, D.C. FACT SHEET Key U.S. Outcomes at the UN Human Rights Council 28th Session The outcomes of the 28th Session of the UN Human...
2015/03/28 22:15
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A group of city students who are part of an organization known as PeaceJam recently got a boost of inspiration, from a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. In 2003, the Iranian lawyer and human rights...
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Office of the Spokesperson March 27, 2015The outcomes of the 28th Session of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) underscored the importance of robust U.S. engagement at the Council, where the United...
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... you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing." When the strongman of Singapore, Lee Kuan...
2015/03/26 04:33
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... the ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People’s Forum. Photo courtesy ACSC/APF The missing Laotian civil society leader Sombath Somphone will be at the forefront of the conversation at...
2015/03/25 19:29
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The records of United Nations Human Rights Council members in addressing egregious rights violations in individual countries are scrutinized in the updated "VotesCount" website, Human Rights Watch...
2015/03/24 05:33
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An encampment occupied by protesters burns at the Letpadaung mine following a crackdown in November 2012. Pic: AP. YANGON, Burma (AP) — Police in northwestern Burma have rejected a lawsuit filed by...
2015/03/23 00:37
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Beyond black and white: learning from racism’s dark legacy – Lilianne Fan Published: 23 March 2015 7:56 AM Marking the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination,...
2015/03/20 13:28
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The body of Susana Chávez Castillo was discovered just over four years ago in the city of Ciudad Juárez in northern Mexico. Found with a bag over her head, the 36-year-old prominent poet and women's...
2015/03/20 08:29
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By Giovanni Ortolani, Paola Di Bella When it comes to freedom of expression, the Internet is seen as either a place of liberty or anarchy, depending on your point of view. While authoritarian...
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China continually uses the nine dash line to justify its claim on the region. Recently it announced plans to increase military spending and construct a second aircraft carrier. Scott Harold, Political...
2015/03/18 14:05
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Burma News International (BNI) is going to launch its third ethnic media conference in Hakha, the capital of Chin State in Myanmar/Burma. This time the theme of the conference is "Sustaining Ethnic...
2015/03/18 09:10
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YANGON, Myanmar >> A bar manager from New Zealand and two Burmese men were sentenced to two years in prison in Myanmar on Tuesday for posting an image online of the Buddha wearing headphones, an...
2015/03/17 20:18
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Pressure from monks may be behind the harsh sentence imposed on a New Zealander in Burma, Labour's Foreign Affairs spokesman says. Philip Blackwood was last night sentenced to two years and six...
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South America's governments aren’t pleased with the Obama administration’s recent characterization of Venezuela as a “national security threat.” President Barack Obama issued an executive order on...
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This Buddhist monk suffered burn injuries when security forces cracked down protesters at a mine in northwestern Burma in November 2012. Pic: AP. YANGON, Burma (AP) — Buddhist monks who suffered...
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