February 8, 2012
Police in the Maldives have reportedly attacked outgoing president Mohammed Nasheed and his supporters during a peaceful protest.
February 7, 2012
Members of the Indian army must not be allowed to invoke a controversial law to avoid trial for human rights violations.
February 4, 2012
Russia and China have again vetoed a UN Security Council resolution on Syria, the day after a military assault killed scores of civilians in Homs.
February 1, 2012
Russia is urged not to block the UN Security Council's efforts to end human rights violations in Syria.