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    Myanmar village destruction has 'hallmarks' of military: HRW

    Agence France-Presse. Yangon, Myanmar | Updated at 10:49pm on May 26, 2020

    At least 200 houses and other buildings were destroyed by fire in a conflict-ridden state in Myanmar in an incident that has ‘all the hallmarks’...

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    HRW urges Bangladesh govt to drop charges against cartoonist, journalists

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 06:23pm on May 08, 2020

    Human Rights Watch on Friday called on the Bangladesh government to withdraw charges against journalists and a cartoonist...

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    HRW asks Malaysia to allow Rohingyas reaching ashore

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:25am on April 19, 2020

    The Human Right Watch on Saturday called on the Malaysian government to allow Rohingyas reaching the coastal areas of the South-eastern country by boats and...

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    Millions in Lebanon risk food insecurity: HRW

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:02am on April 09, 2020

    Millions in Lebanon risk food insecurity due to a coronavirus lockdown unless the government provides urgent assistance, Human Rights Watch warned Wednesday. Lebanon in mid-March...

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    HRW denounces Greece over migrants held on warship

    Agence France-Presse . Athens | Updated at 11:04pm on March 10, 2020

    Human Rights Watch on Tuesday called on Greece to reverse its ‘draconian policy’ towards over 450 migrants detained on a navy ship docked in Mytilene...

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    Wheels of international justice finally turning for Rohingyas: HRW

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:04pm on January 15, 2020

    The wheels of international justice are finally turning as two international courts are now examining whether Myanmar committed genocide and who should be prosecuted for...

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    CAA, NRC not India’s internal matter: HRW

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on January 03, 2020

    Human Rights Watch on Thursday said that the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens is not an internal matter of India. ‘It...

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    Rohingya children being denied edn: HRW

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:16am on December 04, 2019

    Bangladesh is blocking hundreds of thousands of Rohingya children from accessing meaningful education, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday, urging authorities to lift restrictions on...

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    HRW censures China, Russia, 7 other nations

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on November 18, 2019

    Human Rights Watch on Sunday criticised nine countries for their failure in supporting adaptation of a resolution at the UN on the situation of human...

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    HRW urges Bangladesh to end restrictions on Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:59am on September 08, 2019

    New York-based rights group Human Rights Watch on Sunday urged the government of Bangladesh to end all restrictions on Rohingya refugees like freedom of movement,...