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EuroNews
U.N. names investigators into mass killings in Congo's Kasaiin Congo's Kasai GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human right
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
in Congo's Kasai GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an international investigation into killings and other crimes in the Kasai region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a move that could set up... Read more
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The Star
U.N. names investigators into mass killings in Congo's KasaiGENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wedne
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an international investigation into killings and other crimes in the Kasai region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a move that could set up a showdown with... Read more
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dna
U.N. names investigators into mass killings in Congo's KasaiThe United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an int
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an international investigation into killings and other crimes in the Kasai region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a move that could set up a showdown with the... Read more
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BBC News
Will Syria's war criminals be let off the hook?The Nuremburg war trials resulted in many convictions but little remorse, says
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
The Nuremburg war trials resulted in many convictions but little remorse, says UN human rights commissioner Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town the Most Reverend Desmond Tutu famously did not want a tribunal for South... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘De-link drug war from human rights issue’drugs at the University of the Philippines last week. Another top UN official,
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
drugs at the University of the Philippines last week. Another top UN official, human rights commission chairman Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, is also criticizing Duterte for the brutal drug war, urging him to let Callamard investigate the spate of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UN rights chief says China must allow Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo’s wife Xia to move freelyThe UN human rights chief says he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
The UN human rights chief says he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the wife of the late Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo to move freely and leave the country if she wants to go elsewhere. Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein told a group of reporters... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. rights chief seeks meeting with China over Liu Xiaobo's widowUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Huss
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said on Thursday he plans to seek a meeting with Chinese officials to urge freedom of movement for the widow of Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo, who... Read more
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TheBull
Asia News Agenda Fridaylambasted by her supporters as politically-motivated. CHINA/UNITED NATIONS --
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
lambasted by her supporters as politically-motivated. CHINA/UNITED NATIONS -- Monitoring after UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein says he plans to meet with Chinese officials to push for assurances that the widow of late dissident Liu Xiaobo... Read more
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The Star
U.N. rights chief seeks meeting with China over Liu Xiaobo's widowUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Huss
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said on Thursday he plans to seek a meeting with Chinese officials to urge freedom of movement for the widow of Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo, who... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
UN rights chief says China must allow Liu Xia to move freelyUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief said Thursday he intends to k
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief said Thursday he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the wife of the late Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo to move freely and leave the country if she wants to go elsewhere. Zeid Ra'ad... Read more
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dna
UN rights chief says China must allow Liu Xia to move freelyThe UN human rights chief says he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the
dna / Posted 8 days ago
The UN human rights chief says he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the wife of the late Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo to move freely and leave the country if she wants to go elsewhere. Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein told a group of reporters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
1636 Inmates Released On Occasion of African Prisons DayKhartoum — The police General Director, Lt. Gen. (police) Hashim Osman al-Husse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Khartoum — The police General Director, Lt. Gen. (police) Hashim Osman al-Hussein affirmed readiness to provide the necessary support to the general administration of prisons, reform and rehabilitation and to qualify its personnel carry their part in... Read more
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NBC Miami
UN Rights Chief Meets US Group Protesting Voter SuppressionU.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has met a delegation of U.S. fait
NBC Miami / Posted 10 days ago
U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has met a delegation of U.S. faith-based human rights activists to discuss voter suppression efforts targeting African-Americans and low-income voters in the United States. Zeid's office said the... Read more
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ESPN FC
Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa denies human rights allegationsbid. Salman is one of seven candidates to replace Sepp Blatter as FIFA preside
ESPN FC / Posted 10 days ago
bid. Salman is one of seven candidates to replace Sepp Blatter as FIFA president. The others are Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan, UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino, Liberian FA president Musa Bility, former diplomat Jerome... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Development Frontierwants to be the next low-cost manufacturing hub. But after a wave of violent un
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
wants to be the next low-cost manufacturing hub. But after a wave of violent unrest, its authoritarian government must deal with social and political challenges. Abebech Dansa says she could not be happier. Last year the 25-year-old single... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Since six months 1,662 civilians killed,3,500 injured with deaths in Kabul: UNAMA reportfully convey the sheer human suffering of the people of Afghanistan,” said UN H
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
fully convey the sheer human suffering of the people of Afghanistan,” said UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein. “Many Afghan civilians are suffering psychological trauma, having lost family and friends, and are living in... Read more
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Ekklesia
Civilians continue to bear brunt of Afghanistan's ugly war, says UNareas led to substantial increases in both women and child casualties. Also in
Ekklesia / Posted 11 days ago
areas led to substantial increases in both women and child casualties. Also in the news release, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights underscored that behind each death or injury, there is a broken family,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Presidency Underestimated "Anti-Corruption" Elements in the Senate'in article 3 of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights. Thus, the UN High Co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
in article 3 of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights. Thus, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Al Hussein, has reiterated the call for the abolition of death penalty, saying its subjecting of convicts to mental anguish,... Read more
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The China Post
More women and children are dying in Afghanistan: UNand suffering, and the brutal violation of people's human rights," U.N. High Co
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
and suffering, and the brutal violation of people's human rights," U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said. A widowed mother of two children who are presumed to have been killed in the May 31 Kabul bombing was quoted... Read more
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The Hill
UN: Civilian deaths in Afghanistan hit new record highfully convey the sheer human suffering of the people of Afghanistan,” U.N. High
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
fully convey the sheer human suffering of the people of Afghanistan,” U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said in a statement. “Each one of these casualty figures reflects a broken family, unimaginable trauma and... Read more
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The Hindu
Afghan war deaths on the rise: UN reportwhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. UN High Com
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said the “horrifying” figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year “can never fully convey... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
U.N. report blames insurgents for rise in Afghan war deathswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the "horrifying" figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year "can never fully convey... Read more
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CBS News
Record number of Afghan civilians killed in 6 monthswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the "horrifying" figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year "can never fully convey... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UN reports rise in Afghan war deaths, blames insurgentswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the "horrifying" figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year "can never fully convey... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
UN reports rise in Afghan war deaths, blames insurgentswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the "horrifying" figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year "can never fully convey... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
UN reports rise in Afghan war deaths, blames insurgentswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said the “horrifying” figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year “can never fully convey... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
UN reports rise in Afghan war deaths, blames insurgentswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the "horrifying" figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year "can never fully convey... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Horrifying' figures show record number of Afghan civilians killedduring the country's protracted war. In a report released on Monday, UN High C
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
during the country's protracted war. In a report released on Monday, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called the numbers "horrifying", adding that they "can never fully convey the sheer human suffering of the people... Read more
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FOX News
UN reports rise in Afghan war deaths, blames insurgentswhich blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High C
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the "horrifying" figure of 1,662 people killed between January and June of this year "can never fully convey... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Horrifying' figures show record number of Afghan civilians killedduring the country's protracted war. In a report released on Monday, UN High C
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
during the country's protracted war. In a report released on Monday, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called the numbers "horrifying", adding that they "can never fully convey the sheer human suffering of the people... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN condemns jump in Afghan civilian deathsfor the attack. Deaths in the capital Kabul accounted for nearly 20 percent of
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
for the attack. Deaths in the capital Kabul accounted for nearly 20 percent of the toll. 'National tragedy' Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, condemned the "horrifying" statistics of the report. "Each one of these... Read more
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DW
UN reports increase in Afghanistan civilian deaths |order to further the toll on civilians. In light of the report's release, the
DW / Posted 12 days ago
order to further the toll on civilians. In light of the report's release, the UN Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, pleaded for the public to look beyond the numbers cited and remember all aspects of the "sheer human tragedy"... Read more
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FOX News
UN says record number of Afghan civilians killedTaliban insurgents for most of the deaths. In a report released Monday, U.N. H
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Taliban insurgents for most of the deaths. In a report released Monday, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called the numbers "horrifying," adding that they "can never fully convey the sheer human suffering of the people... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UN says record number of Afghan civilians killedAfghanistan (all times local): 2:30 p.m. In a report released Monday, U.N. Hi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Afghanistan (all times local): 2:30 p.m. In a report released Monday, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called the numbers "horrifying," adding that they "can never fully convey the sheer human suffering of the people... Read more
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Reuters
Suicide bomb attacks killing more Afghan civiliansa broken family, unimaginable trauma and suffering, and the brutal violation of
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
a broken family, unimaginable trauma and suffering, and the brutal violation of people’s human rights," said U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein. "The continuing national tragedy of Afghanistan must not be over... Read more
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dna
Suicide bomb attacks killing more Afghan civilians: U.N.and suffering, and the brutal violation of people's human rights," said U.N. Hi
dna / Posted 12 days ago
and suffering, and the brutal violation of people's human rights," said U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein. "The continuing national tragedy of Afghanistan must not be overlooked." (This article has not been edited by... Read more
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The Hindu
China’s jailed Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo’s body crematedfrom Washington about Liu’s death, he added. Geng specially targeted UN High C
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
from Washington about Liu’s death, he added. Geng specially targeted UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein for his statement that Liu “devoted his life to defending and promoting human rights, peacefully and consistently,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Top stories to bring you up to dateShuang said China had protested to several countries and the United Nations Hig
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
Shuang said China had protested to several countries and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein, among others, to express its discontent. Reports said France and Germany too were on the list. Read the story... Read more
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Op-Ed News
"Our City Is in Ruins": Crushing Wars Are Raging on in Syria and Iraq with No End in SightHumanitarianism wars are easier to fund than the humanitarian peace. On 10 Jul
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
Humanitarianism wars are easier to fund than the humanitarian peace. On 10 July 2017, Iraqi's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived in the city of Mosul to declare it liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS). Brigadier General... Read more
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The China Post
Like clockwork, China has complained about the world paying respect to Liu Xiaoboauthorities to allow Liu Xia to move overseas.U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tille
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
authorities to allow Liu Xia to move overseas.U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.N. rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Thursday called on the Chinese government to release Liu Xia from house arrest and allow her to leave the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
China hits back at criticism over Liu’s deathhit out at China for preventing Liu from travelling overseas for treatment. Th
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
hit out at China for preventing Liu from travelling overseas for treatment. The UN human rights commissioner, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, said Liu “was jailed for standing up for his beliefs”. While China lodged protests, some of the global reaction... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Liu Xiaobo death: Don't meddle in our affairs, China tells worldShuang said China had protested to several countries and the United Nations Hig
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
Shuang said China had protested to several countries and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein, among others, to express its discontent. Reports said France and Germany too were on the list. “Conferring the... Read more
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The Economic Times
China says awarding Nobel Prize to Liu Xiaobo was 'blasphemy'from Washington about Liu's death, he added. Geng specially targeted UN High C
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
from Washington about Liu's death, he added. Geng specially targeted UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein for his statement that Liu "devoted his life to defending and promoting human rights, peacefully and consistently,... Read more
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Phayul
China responsible for the premature death of Liu Xiaobo: Nobel Committee“We find it deeply disturbing that Liu Xiaobo was not transferred to a facility
Phayul / Posted 14 days ago
“We find it deeply disturbing that Liu Xiaobo was not transferred to a facility where he could receive adequate medical treatment before he became terminally ill," said Berit Reiss-Andersen, Chair of the Nobel committee. “The Chinese Government... Read more
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BBC News
Liu Xiaobo: Concern for China dissident's widow Liu Xiaher to leave the country if she wishes. The call was endorsed by the UN High C
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
her to leave the country if she wishes. The call was endorsed by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, who urged China to "guarantee Liu Xia's freedom of movement". Meanwhile, rights group Amnesty International has... Read more
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asianage
China hits back at criticism over Nobel laureate's deathhit out at China for preventing Liu from travelling overseas for treatment. Th
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
hit out at China for preventing Liu from travelling overseas for treatment. The UN human rights commissioner, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, said Liu "was jailed for standing up for his beliefs". While China lodged protests, some of the global reaction... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Japan attentive to human rights in Chinagovernment says it will continue to pay close attention to human rights in Chin
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
government says it will continue to pay close attention to human rights in China after the death of its most famous political prisoner. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga offered condolences for Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo and said... Read more
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Swissinfo
Attention turns to freedom of Liu Xiaobo's widow after Chinese dissident's deathhis wife and the rest of his family to move around freely. United Nations High
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
his wife and the rest of his family to move around freely. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein also urged China to guarantee Liu Xia freedom of movement, and allow her to travel abroad should she want... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Japan attentive to human rights in Chinagovernment says it will continue to pay close attention to human rights in Chin
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
government says it will continue to pay close attention to human rights in China after the death of its most famous political prisoner. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga offered condolences for Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo and said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Japan attentive to human rights in Chinagovernment says it will continue to pay close attention to human rights in Chin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
government says it will continue to pay close attention to human rights in China after the death of its most famous political prisoner. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga offered condolences for Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo and said... Read more
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