Singapore announced plans to amend laws that dictate a mandatory death penalty for drug traffickers.
Elections in Libya are a first step to turn the page. But there exists a very real danger Libya could end up entrenching the same patterns of violations seen over the past four decades.
Recently, two men in a northeastern province were given rare death sentences for drinking, as part of the country's three-strikes law.
The Congolese government must immediately take measures to protect civilians, including thousands of displaced persons, following the fall of a town in the Democratic Republic of Congo.