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April 30, 2013

The United States and Mexican presidents should listen to local human rights defenders if their plans to improve human rights are to have any real impact.

Press Release
April 24, 2013

The U.N. Special Rapporteur on torture, Juan Mendez, said he was "deeply disappointed" after Bahrain postponed next month's visit, citing delays in "ongoing national dialogue."

April 23, 2013
The UN Security Council has failed to add human rights monitoring to the mandate of its Western Sahara peacekeeping force, despite ongoing reports of abuses in the region.
April 18, 2013
Two employees of the Afghan Red Crescent Society are killed when their vehicle comes under fire.

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