Torture And Ill-treatment



ائتلاف عالمي جديد يحث الحكومات على دوام التحقق من تكنولوجيا مراقبة الاتصالات

بمناسبة الإعلان في بروكسل اليوم عن تشكيل ائتلاف عالمي جديد من المنظمات المعنية بحقوق الإنسان، صرح أعضاء الائتلاف أنه يجب على زعماء العالم الحرص على حرمان الطغاة والأنظمة القمعية من امتلاك نُظم ووسائل تكنولوجيا مراقبة الاتصالات المعروفة بانتهاكها للخصوصية  بمناسبة الإعلان في بروكسل اليوم عن تشكيل ائتلاف عالمي جديد من المنظمات المعنية بحقوق الإنسان، صرح أعضاء الائتلاف أنه يجب على زعماء العالم الحرص على حرمان الطغاة والأنظمة

Une nouvelle coalition mondiale exhorte les gouvernements à réglementer les technologies de surveillance

Les dirigeants du monde doivent faire en sorte que les technologies et les systèmes intrusifs de surveillance ne se retrouvent pas entre les mains de dictateurs ou de régimes répressifs, a déclaré une nouvelle coalition mondiale d’organisations de défense des droits humains à l’occasion de son lancement à Bruxelles, vendredi 4 avril.   Les dirigeants du monde doivent faire en sorte que les technologies et les systèmes intrusifs de surveillance ne se retrouvent pas entre les mains de dictateurs ou de régimes répressifs, a déclaré

New global coalition urges governments to keep surveillance technologies in check

World leaders must commit to keeping invasive surveillance systems and technologies out of the hands of dictators and oppressive regimes, said a new global coalition of human rights organizations as it launched today in Brussels.   World leaders must commit to keeping invasive surveillance systems and technologies out of the hands of dictators and oppressive regimes, said a new global coalition of human rights organizations a

New global coalition urges governments to keep surveillance technologies in check - 4 April 2014

Headline Title:  New global coalition urges governments to keep surveillance technologies in check   World leaders must commit to keeping invasive surveillance systems and technologies out of the hands of dictators and oppressive regimes, said a new global coalition of human rights organizations as it launched today in Brussels.   Media Node:  CAUSE coalition Story Location:  Belgium 50° 22' 10.4772" N, 3° 30' 36.4752" E “These technologies enable regimes to crush dissent or criticism, chill free speech and destroy fundamental rights. The CAUSE coalition has documented cases where communication surveillance technologies have been used, not only to spy on people’s private lives, but also to assist governments to imprison and torture their critics. ” Source:  Ara Marcen Naval, Advocacy Coordinator on Arms Control, Security Trade and Human Rights at Amnesty International Date:  Fri, 04/04/2014 URL:  CAUSE Description:  Coalition website URL:  Q&A: Coalition Against Unlawful Surveillance Exports (CAUSE) Description:  Questions and answers, 4 April 2014

ONU. La situation des droits humains au Mexique requiert des actes concrets de la part des autorités, pas des discours

Les autorités mexicaines devront concrétiser les promesses qu’elles feront devant le Conseil des droits de l’homme des Nations unies jeudi 20 mars si elles entendent trouver une issue à la situation catastrophique des droits humains dans leur pays, a déclaré Amnesty International mercredi 19 mars. Les autorités mexicaines devront concrétiser les promesses qu’elles feront devant le Conseil des droits de l’homme des Nations unies jeudi 20 mars si elles entendent trouver une issue à la sit

ONU: México debe abordar la grave situación de los derechos humanos con acciones y no con retórica

México debe traducir en acciones las promesas que hará mañana al Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU si quiere abordar la grave situación de los derechos humanos en el país, ha declarado hoy Amnistía Internacional. México debe traducir en acciones las promesas que hará mañana al Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU si quiere abordar la grave situación de los derechos humanos en el país, ha declarado hoy Amni

UN: Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete actions not rhetoric

Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation in the country, Amnesty International said today. Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation in the country, Amnesty International said

UN: Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete actions not rhetoric - 19 March 2014

Headline Title:  UN: Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete actions not rhetoric Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation in the country, Amnesty International said Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation in the country. Media Node:  mexico Twitter Tag:  Mexico Story Location:  Mexico 21° 47' 54.474" N, 101° 57' 4.0464" W “Effective long-lasting measures have to be taken to address ongoing patterns of disappearances, torture, arbitrary detentions as well as routine attacks on men and women defending human rights, journalists and migrants. Mexico must not fail again to uphold its commitments to the international community. ” Source:  Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General. URL:  Amnesty International calls on Mexico’s President to confront critical human rights situation Description:  News Story, 18 February 2014. URL:  Mexico: Human rights challenges facing Mexico: Amnesty International memorandum to President Enrique Peña Nieto Description:  Memorandum, 18 February 2014. URL:  Mexico: First they came for the human rights defenders and journalists. Who will speak out? Description:  Blog, 21 February 2014. URL:  The long and winding road for migrants in Mexico Description:  Blog, 19 February 2014. URL:  Looking Into the Shadows for Mexico’s Disappeared Description:  Blog, 18 February 2014.

Global call to make 3rd anniversary of Syria crisis the last marked by bloodshed - 13 March 2014

Headline Title:  Global call to make 3rd anniversary of Syria crisis the last marked by bloodshed   Across the world thousands of people will mark the 3rd anniversary of the crisis in Syria with candlelit vigils, the lighting up of iconic locations and the release of Banksy-inspired red balloons carrying messages of hope to Syrians.  Media Node:  #WithSyria VIDEO: #WithSyria At a Glance:  4 million+ are displaced inside Syria9.3 million Syrians are in need of humanitarian assistance2.4 million+ refugees have fled Syria1/4 million Syrians are living in areas under siege2.7 million Syrian children are out of school3/4 of refugees are women and children100,000+ people have been killed10,000+ children have been killed Twitter Tag:  WithSyria Story Location:  Syria 34° 17' 50.5968" N, 37° 22' 31.7568" E “Civilians in Syria have been subjected to countless human rights violations over the last three years, not least in the context of ongoing armed sieges. The UN resolution on humanitarian access is an opportunity for the international community to push hard for the sieges to end and unfettered access to be given to independent humanitarian organizations. That opportunity must not be allowed to slip away. ” Source:  Salil Shetty, Amnesty International's Secretary General Date:  Thu, 13/03/2014 URL:  #WithSyria Description:  Official campaign page URL:  Syria: Yarmouk under siege - a horror story of war crimes, starvation and death Description:  News story/report, 10 March 2014 URL:  End the suffering of besieged civilians in Syria Description:  Take action URL:  UN Security Council: Adoption of resolution offers first sign of hope for Syria Description:  News story, 22 February 2014

الإمارات العربية المتحدة: تعذيب سجين رأي قطري وحبسه سبع سنوات
 - 3 March 2014

Headline Title:  الإمارات العربية المتحدة: تعذيب سجين رأي قطري وحبسه سبع سنوات
 صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية أنه يتعين على السلطات الإماراتية أن تلغي فورا الحكم الصادر بإدانة الطبيب القطري الذي حُكم عليه بالسجن سبع سنوات اليوم عقب محاكمة جائرة للغاية. صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية أنه يتعين على السلطات الإماراتية أن تلغي فورا الحكم الصادر بإدانة الطبيب القطري الذي حُكم عليه بالسجن سبع سنوات اليوم عقب محاكمة جائرة للغاية Media Node:  Dr Mahmoud al-Jaidah AR Story Location:  الإمارات العربية المتحدة 24° 33' 13.0284" N, 54° 57' 13.0068" E “يشكل الحكم اليوم على محمود الجيدة مهزلة ويستهزئ بزعم الإمارات العربية المتحدة أنها بلد تقدمي يحترم حقوق الإنسان. ولقد اُلقي القبض عليه دون مذكرة توقيف، ووُضعت عصابة على عينيه وزُج به في الحبس الانفرادي قبل أن يتعرض وفق ما زُعم للتعذيب وغيره من ضروب سوء المعاملة، وتم إجباره على التوقيع على أوراق لم يُسمح له بالاطلاع على محتواها ” Source:  سعيد بومدوحة نائب مدير برنامج الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا بمنظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Mon, 03/03/2014 URL:  UAE: Urgent call for release of Qatari prisoner of conscience Description:  Public statement, 28 February 2014 URL:  UAE: Further information: Qatari doctor harassed in UAE prison: Mahmoud al-Jaidah Description:  Urgent action, 10 January 2014

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