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.
January 26, 2012
The Bahraini authorities must investigate reports of more than a dozen deaths following the security forces' use of tear gas.
January 24, 2012
Brazilian police have forcefully evicted almost 6,000 people without warning from a slum outside Sao Paulo.