March 17, 2011
On 2 April elections will begin in Nigeria. The Nigerian authorities and the Independent National Electoral Commission must prevent a repeat of the political violence that characterised the 2007 and 2003 elections. In the run-up to the elections, the...
March 16, 2011
Mass peaceful protests demanding political reform have shaken the Gulf state of Bahrain since mid-February. In response, the security forces initially sought to suppress the protests with brutality, killing seven protesters, injuring hundreds of othe...
March 14, 2011
USA: Digging a deeper hole: Administration and Congress entrenching human rights failure on Guantánamo detentions