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Turkmenistan is scheduled to speak last on September 25. ... Last week, UN human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein described the actions of ...
There has been concerns over the country's human rights standards and ... media, where I have been attacked also, not only Turkmenistan.
This is despite Saudi Arabia's war crimes, appalling human rights record, ... deals with countries such as China, Oman, Turkmenistan and UAE.
Meanwhile, human rights violations are rife. ... North Korea, Togo, Turkmenistan) or state collapse and protracted civil conflict (e.g. Iraq, Libya, ...
"The OCA's silence about abuse in Turkmenistan is deafening, said Rachel Denber, deputy Europe and Central Asia director at human rights ...
The Games in Turkmenistan's capital Ashgabat, due to open on ... closed countries and is regularly criticised for its poor human rights record.
The Games in Turkmenistan's capital Ashgabat, due to open on ... closed countries and is regularly criticised for its poor human rights record.
Majlis Podcast: Turkmenistan Hosts Major sports Event, But Was It Worth ... Asia division at Human Rights Watch, took part in the discussion.
Turkmenistan is one of the most closed countries in the world, and the games are a rare opportunity to put Turkmenistan's human rights record ...
Belarus hopes to put human rights issues on the back burner in its ... Iran, Myanmar, North Korea, Russia, Sudan, Syria, Turkmenistan, and ...
Earlier this month, the New York-based Human Rights Watch and the Turkmen Initiative for human rights in Vienna called on the Olympic ...
From Azerbaijan, across the Caspian Sea, into Turkmenistan and ... with everything from communications to human rights being restricted.
A human rights group says that Akmurat Rejepov, who was Turkmen President Saparmurat Niyazov's longtime security chief and was arrested ...
Verisk Maplecroft human rights analyst Alexandra Channer believes the .... Republic of Congo, Sudan, Iran, Libya, Eritrea and Turkmenistan.
"Both parties should stop playing politics with human rights and realise ... China, £191m to Russia, £8.8m to Egypt and £3.6m to Turkmenistan.
Global coverage of Turkmenistan shows the power of personality cults to ... contain the same vague reference to human rights: "Turkmenistan is ...
The event is being attended by representatives of local print and online mass media, National Institute of democracy and human rights under ...
The Independent Permanent human rights Commission or IPHRC is an ... 17 took part in the elections and Turkmenistan was not present.
RFE/RL is calling for the release of a Turkmen journalist who was imprisoned two years ago on charges that human rights groups and a UN ...
In a statement published on June 9, seven organizations, including Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, called on the Turkmen ...
Turkmenistan's human rights record is inconsistent with the OCA's commitments as a member of the Olympic movement. The 5th Asian Indoor ...
(Berlin) - Turkmenistan's appalling human rights record undermines the possibility of a free and fair presidential election on February 12, 2017, ...
Turkmenistan: Death Threats Against journalist ... threats, Human Rights Watch and the Turkmen Initiative for human rights (TIHR) said today.
Yasmine Sooka, Chairperson of the Commission on human rights in South Sudan, noted that the deterioration in the human rights situation in South Sudan was directly attributable to impunity. The challenge for accountability was that alleged perpetrators ...
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan - The city is largely controlled by the government, mainly through a large percentage of employment coming from state-owned enterprises.
According to papers published on the website, Thailand holds highest number of 46 participants to the session, followed by 33 from Serbia, 25 from Italy, 16 from Bangladesh, 12 from Bosnia and Herzegovina and five from Turkmenistan. Headed by ...
Central Asian governments are taking note of the United States' seemingly weakening interest in human rights, given that some of them, in particular Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, are among the world's most serial violators of political, religious and ...
AFTER years of international criticism over its human rights policies, a 46-member delegation is strong enough to defend Thailand's position before the Human rights Committee on the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR), senior ...
Votel also cited Russian presence as a concern for the US in Central Asian countries such as Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan, which were formerly part of the Soviet Union. Iran "aspires to be a regional hegemon and its forces and ...
Central Asia's autocracies happily mouth off about "democracy", "human rights" and the "rule of law", using them widely in the wording of political programs while at the same time in reality they are systematically suppressed and electorates are ...
This partnership is developing quite successfully. In addition, of course, there's also energy component. As for other issues, they criticize us on the issues of human rights and democracy, just like they criticize you. These are rules of the game ...
The event will focus on the degrading human rights situation in Ethiopia and how this has had a severe impact on women from marginalised ethnic groups due to rife gender-based and sexual violence.
Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan: the names alone are tricky enough to pronounce. Then try navigating areas prone to earthquakes.
There is a human cost as well: The continuing emergency grants extra powers to the police, which increases the threat to human rights and privacy. ... A not-so-politically-sensitive initiative could be the creation of a special program within the ...
Tibet remains the second least free place in the world according to an annual survey by Freedom House, the American human rights and democracy organization, The report assesses political freedom in countries and territories across the world and gave an ...
It's a small thing but it could be interpreted as meaning Mirziyaev is not obsessed with being the one and only voice of government, as Karimov was, or as has been true in neighboring Turkmenistan, where only the presidents speak on television and ...
China has one of the most restrictive press environments in the world and is ranked 176th out of 180 countries for press freedom, according to Reporters Without Borders, ahead of only Syria, North Korea, Turkmenistan and Eritrea. Chinese publications ...
The UN Human Rights Committee monitors implementation by States of one of the main international human rights treaties, the International Covenant on Civil and Political rights (ICCPR).
Central Asia, though off the radar for general Western audiences, is today an integral part of the globalized world. There are considerable economic opportunities as well as great security perils in the region.
Lebanon and Turkmenistan complete the list. The report found: "These examinations often involve doctors or other medical personnel ... Speaking to the Mail & Guardian on condition of anonymity, a human rights defender based in Zanzibar said: "We never ...
According to the Cotton Campaign - an international human rights coalition battling child and forced labor in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan - the Uzbek government forces more than a million Uzbek citizens, including teachers and doctors, to pick cotton ...
She now works as a political analyst at a Bishkek educational institution and writes occasional commentary pieces on human rights, education, and oil and gas issues in Turkmenistan. Olga first traveled to Kyrgyzstan as a student. "I spent almost the ...
MINSK, 24 February (BelTA) - Deputy Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Boleslav Pirshtuk presented Belarus' National human rights Plan for 2016-2019 at the 16th Winter Meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly ...
Historically, it refers to a broader area that includes northern Afghanistan and other Central Asian countries such as Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. The actual boundaries, however, have been the subject of tales and narratives that extend ... and poems ...
Historically, it refers to a broader area that includes northern Afghanistan and other Central Asian countries such as Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. The actual boundaries, however, have been the subject of tales and narratives that extend ... and poems ...
Although Turkmenistan launched a so-called National human rights Action Plan in April, 2016, Amnesty says there was no improvement in the rights situation, and the country remained closed to independent human rights monitors. In Tajikistan and ...
Nations like Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan languish at the bottom of the list, alongside such places as North Korea and Ethiopia.
Turkmenistan is ranked 178th out of 180 countries in Reporters without Borders' (RSF) World Press Freedom Index. "We urge the country's foreign partners to press Turkmenistan to deliver serious human rights reforms and to uphold the right to freedom of ...


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