Yemen: Rights Radar Calls on the UN to Urgently Put an End to the Killing of Detainees and Journalists

Yemen: Rights Radar Calls on the UN to Urgently Put an End to the Killing of Detainees and Journalists June 11, 2018: The Netherlands-based foundation for human rights in the Arab world, Rights Radar (RR), called on the United Nations to urgently intervene and stop the killing of detainees and journalists in Yemen, which reached a very serious level amid the silence of the United Nations. RR demanded the special envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Yemen, Martin Griffith, to include the issue of detainees and journalists of Yemen in his next briefing to the UN Security Council scheduled for […]

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March 2, 2018: The in the Netherlands based foundation for human rights in the Arab world, Rights Radar (RR), has warned against the repression of freedom of expression and the destruction of journalism in Southern Yemen. That part of the country is under the control of the government, but heavily influenced by United Arab Emirates’ forces. Rights Radar (RR) noted with great concern the recent deterioration of the situation of the freedom of expression and the attacks on many journalists and media outlets in the provinces of Aden and Hadramout, Southern Yemen. The province of Aden witnessed this week several […]

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We advocate for freedom of expression to advance media freedom and public liberties, and promote its potential to play a vital role in developing democracy and protecting the public interest. We believe that democracy will not be fully achieved unless freedom of expression is guaranteed as a basic right. Rights Radar believes the right to freedom of expression and justice, rights for women, children, people with disabilities and refugees are fundamental issues and represent the core topics of our work and activities.

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