Poverty and public security are key human rights concerns for Jamaicans. In 2005, 63 people were killed for every 100,000 people. Last year, over 1500 homicides were reported.
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Political activist Ebrahim Sharif has been detained and charged for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of expression in a speech he gave at a public gathering. He is a prisoner of conscience.
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The girl who became pregnant after she was raped, allegedly by her step father, was essentially forced to give birth. It is a tragic reminder Paraguay must repeal its draconian anti-abortion law!...