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Human Rights Watch World Report 2014: United Arab Emirates

Human Rights Watch World Report 2014: United Arab Emirates

0 / January 28, 2014 9:45 pm

Human Rights Watch World Report 2014: United Arab Emirates January 28, 2014 Human Rights Watch The United Arab Emirates (UAE) continues to crack down on freedom of expression and association. The authorities are arbitrarily detaining scores of individuals they suspect [&hellip

After Being Indicted, Diplomat Is Allowed to Leave the Country

After Being Indicted, Diplomat Is Allowed to Leave the Country

0 / January 9, 2014 8:28 pm

After Being Indicted, Diplomat Is Allowed to Leave the Country January 09, 2014 By BENJAMIN WEISER NEW YORK TIMES NEW DELHI — An Indian diplomat whose recent arrest in New York caused an uproar in her home country was on [&hellip

Inter-American Court upholds the right to justice and reparation for exiled Pinochet-era torture survivor

Inter-American Court upholds the right to justice and reparation for exiled Pinochet-era torture survivor

0 / November 4, 2013 5:52 pm

Inter-American Court upholds the right to justice and reparation for exiled Pinochet-era torture survivor London, UK, 4 November 2013 Inter-American Court upholds the right to justice and reparation for exiled Pinochet-era torture survivor. Download PDF(100 KB) “Landmark ruling for longtime [&hellip

‘Indo-Gulf Reparation Mechanisms’ Timeline Highlighting Submissions & Responses

‘Indo-Gulf Reparation Mechanisms’ Timeline Highlighting Submissions & Responses

0 / October 18, 2013 6:55 pm

‘INDO-GULF REPARATION MECHANISMS’ Timeline Highlighting Submissions & Responses 18 October, 2013 Delhi ENFORCEMENT OF UAE JUDGMENTS: TRANSNATIONAL LITIGATION AND ARBITRATION Help us reach our goals by making a contribution to enforce the UAE Judgment(s) The petitioner, a UAE torture survivor, [&hellip

Use of chemical weapons in Syria would be ‘crime against humanity’ – Ban

Use of chemical weapons in Syria would be ‘crime against humanity’ – Ban

0 / August 24, 2013 6:56 pm

Use of chemical weapons in Syria would be ‘crime against humanity’ – Ban 23 August 2013 The use of any chemical weapons in Syria would amount to a “crime against humanity” and there would be “serious consequences” for the perpetrators, [&hellip

U.A.E. Attempts to Censor News Website in the U.S.

U.A.E. Attempts to Censor News Website in the U.S.

0 / August 23, 2013 7:37 pm

U.A.E. Attempts to Censor News Website in the U.S. By Rory Jones August 14, 2013 It is usually taken as given that the mollycoddling states of the Persian Gulf censor their local press. Even international newspapers are sometimes subject to [&hellip

Fulfilling Our Treaty Obligations and Protecting Americans Abroad

Fulfilling Our Treaty Obligations and Protecting Americans Abroad

0 / August 20, 2013 5:08 pm

Fulfilling Our Treaty Obligations and Protecting Americans Abroad Aug 20, 2013 [First published on Jul 29, 2011 Legal Cell  “What role for India in the protection of their citizens abroad?”] The protection of U.S. citizens abroad ranks among the Secretary’s [&hellip

U.A.E. Attempts to Censor News Website in the U.S.

0 / August 14, 2013 4:37 pm

U.A.E. Attempts to Censor News Website in the U.S. By Rory Jones August 14, 2013 It is usually taken as given that the mollycoddling states of the Persian Gulf censor their local press. Even international newspapers are sometimes subject to [&hellip

Indian held for filming UAE man assaulting a compatriot

Indian held for filming UAE man assaulting a compatriot

0 / July 18, 2013 3:36 pm

An Indian who filmed a senior Emirati official assaulting another Indian has been arrested by the police for uploading the video online that has now gone viral. The 22-year-old Indian who recorded the footage and posted it on YouTube was [&hellip

Decree Holders entitled to Enjoy Fruits of the Decree Expeditiously: Supreme Court

Decree Holders entitled to Enjoy Fruits of the Decree Expeditiously: Supreme Court

0 / July 17, 2013 10:16 am

Decree Holders entitled to Enjoy Fruits of the Decree Expeditiously: Says Supreme Court “It is necessary to remember that success in a suit means nothing to a party unless he gets the relief” – Says Supreme Court of India. 17 [&hellip