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Kenya: Child Trade Ring Couple Held visit site
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- 3 minutes ago - allafrica.com
A man believed to be behind a child trafficking syndicate has been arrested together with his wife. Police have also found three children who were in the custody of the couple in Bomet District. ....
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Côte d'Ivoire: Peace Process Fails to Address Sexual Violence visit site
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- 21 minutes ago - allafrica.com
Pro-government and rebel forces in Côte d'Ivoire have subjected thousands of women and girls to rape and other brutal sexual assaults with impunity, Human Rights Watch said in a new report issued today. Despite recent progress in the peace process, the...
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Kenya: Working Towards a Better Humanity visit site
World  (tags: FGM, government, women, torture, crime, deaths, ethics, HumanRights, violence, world )

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- 34 minutes ago - allafrica.com
Bukachi says Eassi has also joined the anti-Female Genital Mutilation campaign. FGM is rampant in the region, save for Rwanda and Burundi. 'In Eritrea over 80 per cent of the communities practise FGM, and the number is higher in Somalia,' she says......>



Lebanon Bans Honour Killings visit site
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- 1 hour ago - thenews.com.pk
Lebanon’s most senior Shia Muslim cleric issued a Fatwa on Thursday, banning honour killings, calling the custom of murdering a female relative for sexual misconduct “a repulsive act.” Grand Ayatollah Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah put out the Fatwa after ...




Asian Human Rights Body With Teeth—or Paper Tiger? visit site
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- 6 hours ago - irrawaddy.org
At first glance, it appeared that Southeast Asian governments were determined to strengthen the language of human rights across the region. ...But o­n closer scrutiny, many human rights groups and members of opposition parties have voiced concerns.....







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\\n\\r\\n\\r\\n\\r\\n\\r\ \nA simple one page website has gone up with a very intriguing and important message. The site, Patriots for America is organizing w hat could be the march on Washington that all of the others have been a lead up to. The anger...
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Message to the President, and to the Congress:It\\\'s very simple. We can aim for a UNIVERSAL Standard of $15 an hour Minimum Wage for ALL - that would be {frugally} a living wage these days. One should not have to be employed, and on government assista...
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