UPDATED THURS 20/8/2015: Manuela Lavinas Picq faced two hours of court deliberations on Monday the 17th at 16:00. The hearing was in order to define the immigration status of the Brazillian academic/journalist who had, several days earlier been subjected to a brutal arrest, beating and later … [Read more...] about How many police in Ecuador does it take to silence a woman who speaks truth to power?
The conditions on Manus Island and Nauru has been of global interest since the deaths of the asylums seekers Reza Barati and Hamid Kehazaei who died during their stay at Manus Island. Around the same time beatings and death threats towards child refugees in Nauru were reported. Amnesty … [Read more...] about Asylum-Seeker Conditions in Australia are Inhuman and Unlawful. UN Committee.
"The LDO is under the statutory duty to monitor whether Norwegian law and administrative practices are in accordance with Norway’s obligations pursuant to the United Nations International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination" Please visit the page "Norwegian Police … [Read more...] about “Not Arrested” – Norwegian Ombud investigates Oslo Police District on UN Racial Discrimination Convention Grounds
“There is no way that firing a missile at a civilian home can constitute an effective ‘warning’. Amnesty International has documented cases of civilians killed or injured by such missiles in previous Israeli military operations on the Gaza Strip,” Amnesty International (Philip Luther) [dropcap … [Read more...] about “Knock on the Door”. The Israeli Rooftop Bombing Warning Bombing Technique.