January 23, 2012
Most of Egypt's political parties have pledged human rights change, but have been ambiguous on some issues including women's rights.
January 18, 2012
All Mexican states must adopt legislation to ban enforced disappearances, which have been on the rise in recent years as the authorities take on organized crime networks.
January 17, 2012
Syrian student Suhaib al-Ammar was released without charge on 10 January 2012, following his arrest by Syrian Air Force Intelligence officials on 18 November 2011.
January 13, 2012
Hundreds of Shi’a Muslims were forced back their village in East Java last night after an anti-Shi’a mob attack had driven them away.