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A nurse gives a baby an anti-diphtheria vaccine at a health center on March 13, 2018 in Sana'a, Yemen. (Photo: Getty/Mohammed Hamoud) News
US-Backed Assault on Yemen Creating Conditions So Catastrophic, Red Cross Forced to Evacuate
Marking "bleak" new low in the ongoing conflict, ICRC pulls 71 of its staff out of country
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A 'Scale of Brutality...Out of Control': Amnesty Says US Annihilation of Raqqa Possible War Crime
"The strikes are part of a wider pattern and provide a strong case that many U.S.-led coalition attacks that killed and injured civilians and destroyed homes and infrastructure violated international humanitarian law."
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Human Rights Advocates Demand Worldwide Arms Embargo as Gaza Protests Continue
"The international community must act concretely and stop the delivery of arms and military equipment to Israel," says Amnesty International
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For Refusing to 'Ignore or Accept Racial Discrimination,' Amnesty International Honors Colin Kaepernick With Highest Award
"When high profile people choose to take a stand for human rights, it emboldens many others in their struggles against injustice."
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Displaying 'Hostility' Towards Women's Rights, Trump's State Dept. Omits Reproductive Freedoms From Annual Report
"From the beginning, this administration has sent the message that the United States will no longer prioritize efforts to hold the global community to account for human rights."
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#ToxicTwitter: Human Rights Group Says Platform Creates Abusive Environment for Women
"Ensuring an internet free from gender-based violence enhances freedom of expression as it allows women to fully participate in all areas of life."
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Rights Advocates Decry 'Unconscionable' State Dept Decision to Cut Women's Rights From Annual Report
"This development is a transparent attempt by the Trump administration to not only de-prioritize reproductive rights, but effectively erase them from the broader conversation on human rights."
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New Report Highlights 'Thirst for Justice, Dignity, and Equality' Amid Increased Attacks on Human Rights
"The coming year provides a vital opportunity for a renewed commitment to the transformative idea of human rights."
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Activists outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 11, 2017 marking the 15th anniversary of the Guantanamo Bay prison. (Photo: Susan Melkisethian/flickr/cc) News
Embracing 'Lawlessness' of Guantanamo, Trump Calls for Expanding Offshore Prison
Trump is giving "new life to a prison that symbolizes America's descent into torture and unlawful indefinite detention"
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After 16 Years Without Trial, Guantánamo Inmates and Rights Groups Demand End to 'Unconscionable' Imprisonment
Challenging their detention, prisoners argue Trump's pledge to keep them there indefinitely is unconstitutional and based on his "suspicion of and antipathy toward Muslims"
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