Human Rights
 
53% of Yemeni population challenged by ‘acute food insecurity’

53% of Yemeni population challenged by ‘acute food insecurity’

53 percent of Yemeni people is challenged by ‘severe food insecurity’ due to Saudi-led invasions on the impoverished Arab country.

 
Israel killed 24 Palestinians in November

Israel killed 24 Palestinians in November

Twenty-four Palestinians were killed, including three children, by Israeli occupation forces in the occupied territories in November, the PLO’s Centre for Study and Documentation revealed in a report ...

 
Israel demolishes 45 Palestinian buildings

Israel demolishes 45 Palestinian buildings

Israeli bulldozers demolished five Palestinian-owned commercial buildings in the Haris village, west of the northern occupied West Bank district of Salfit today.

 
Report: 255,000 Palestinians suffer permanent disabilities

Report: 255,000 Palestinians suffer permanent disabilities

More than 255,000 Palestinians in West Bank and Gaza Strip suffer from permanent disabilities, a report issued by the Palestinian Bureau of Statistics (PBS) revealed yesterday.

 
Over 150 women, girls raped in South Sudan: UN agencies

Over 150 women, girls raped in South Sudan: UN agencies

Three United Nations (UN) agencies say at least 150 women and girls have been raped in attacks by armed men — many in military uniforms — in South Sudan over the past 12 days.

 
Israel committed 811 violations against Palestinian journalists in 2018

Israel committed 811 violations against Palestinian journalists in 2018

The Palestinian Ministry of Information said Israel has committed 811 violations against Palestinian journalists in the West Bank and Gaza Strip since the beginning of 2018.

 
Bahrain opposition warns of arrest, abuse of female activists

Bahrain opposition warns of arrest, abuse of female activists

Bahraini opposition groups have warned against Manama widespread detention and abuse of female activists during a campaign of suppression which has already taken the lives of several dissidents.

 
US, Saudi Arabia not in pursuit of peace in Yemen

Yemen’s Ansarullah member:

US, Saudi Arabia not in pursuit of peace in Yemen

Member of Ansarullah political bureau in Yemen expressed concern over the humanitarian situation in the country stressing that the United States and Saudi Arabia are not in pursuit of peace in the Arab ...

 
Thailand warned against deporting dissident footballer to Bahrain

Thailand warned against deporting dissident footballer to Bahrain

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on Thailand to refrain from deporting a dissident footballer to Bahrain where he might face prosecution for expressing his anti-government views.

 
Save the Children: 85,000 Yemeni children died from malnutrition

Save the Children: 85,000 Yemeni children died from malnutrition

Some 85,000 children under the age of five may have died of acute malnutrition during the last three years of war in Yemen, the United Kingdom (UK)-based Save the Children announced .

 
Amnesty raps torture, harassment of detainees in Saudi prisons

Amnesty raps torture, harassment of detainees in Saudi prisons

Amnesty International says political detainees in Saudi Arabia are subject to sexual harassment and torture during interrogation as Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman continues with crackdown of the pro-...

 
UK-based charity says 85’000 Yemeni kids died of malnutrition

UK-based charity says 85’000 Yemeni kids died of malnutrition

Almost 85’000 Yemeni children have lost their lives since the beginning of Saudi-led invasions on the impoverished Arab country, UK-based charity has reported.

 
Halabja bombing, proof for US claims of human rights

Iranian Kurdistan MP stresses:

Halabja bombing, proof for US claims of human rights

Iranian Member of Parliament from Kurdistan Province attended the fourth conference on American human rights held in Sanandaj saying chemical attack on civilians in Halabja and Sardasht are proofs for ...

 
Dozens injured in 33rd week of Gaza protests

Dozens injured in 33rd week of Gaza protests

Hundreds of Palestinians took part in protests today as part of the “Great March of Return”, Organisers said the next stage of protests “will be stronger and more popular in adherence to the goals and ...

 
Qatar to pay $15m to poor families in Gaza

Qatar to pay $15m to poor families in Gaza

Qatari Ambassador to the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) Mohammad Al-Emadi said on Friday that his country would pay $15m to poor families in Gaza for six months.

 
More Bahraini activists jailed ahead of upcoming elections

More Bahraini activists jailed ahead of upcoming elections

Bahraini court has issued jail terms for six other anti-regime activists after life imprisonment sentence issued for prominent Shia leader Sheikh Ali Salman and two other colleagues.

 
26 civilians, mainly women, children killed in US strikes on Syria

26 civilians, mainly women, children killed in US strikes on Syria

At least 26 civilians mainly women and children have lost their lives in the latest round of US airstrikes on eastern parts of Syria, Observatory for Human Rights reported.

 
Saudi Arabia, allies intensify offensive on Yemen’s Hudaydah

Saudi Arabia, allies intensify offensive on Yemen’s Hudaydah

Saudi Arabia and its allies have intensified a brutal offensive on Yemen’s Hudaydah — whose port is the country’s only conduit to the outside world under a Saudi-led blockade — killing at least three ...

 
Bahrain sentences Shia opposition leader to life in prison

Bahrain sentences Shia opposition leader to life in prison

The Bahraini Court of Appeals yesterday sentenced prominent Shia opposition leader Ali Salman to life imprisonment on charges of “colluding” with Qatar.

 
Saudi journalist tortured to death in prison

Saudi journalist tortured to death in prison

Saudi journalist and writer Turki Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Jasser has died after being tortured while in detention, the New Khaleej reported yesterday.

 
Israel killed 32 Palestinians, 6 children in October

Israel killed 32 Palestinians, 6 children in October

Israel killed 32 Palestinians – 26 in the besieged Gaza Strip and six in the occupied West Bank – in October, including six children. A further 2,166 others were wounded across the occupied Palestinian ...

 
Amal Hussein, face of starving Yemen, dies at 7

Amal Hussein, face of starving Yemen, dies at 7

A seven-year-old severely malnourished Yemeni girl, whose picture recently further alerted the international community to the disaster-hit nation’s plight, has died amid the ongoing Saudi-led war on the ...

 
Health ministry: Gaza suffering severe medicine crisis

Health ministry: Gaza suffering severe medicine crisis

The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza yesterday warned that a crisis is ensuing as a result of a lack of necessary medicines in its hospitals and healthcare centres, a statement said.

 
Israel extremists coached murderers of Palestinian mum to withstand interrogation

Israel extremists coached murderers of Palestinian mum to withstand interrogation

A group of extreme right-wing Israeli settlers are believed to have coached the murderers of an unarmed Palestinian mother on how to withstand interrogation by Israeli security agency Shin Bet, pre-empting ...

 
Israel prevented 763 Palestinians patients from leaving Gaza

Israel prevented 763 Palestinians patients from leaving Gaza

Israeli authorities prevented 763 Palestinian patients from leaving the occupied Gaza Strip for medical treatment in September, reported the World Health Organisation (WHO).

 
Myanmar government erasing evidence of Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar government erasing evidence of Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar government has been razing Muslim villages in Rakhine State in line with erasing all evidences related to the crackdown and massacre of Muslim minority in the country.

 
Palestine demands ICC investigate occupation’s killing of three children

Palestine demands ICC investigate occupation’s killing of three children

The Palestine Liberation Organisation called on Monday the International Criminal Court to investigate the killing of three children from the Gaza Strip by a missile that an unmanned drone targeted at ...

 
Oxfam: Yemen war kills one civilian every three hours

Oxfam: Yemen war kills one civilian every three hours

Oxfam said that the fighting in Yemen claims the life of one person every three hours, calling on the United States, Britain and all European countries to stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia.

 
UN warns half Yemen’s people could soon be on brink of famine

UN warns half Yemen’s people could soon be on brink of famine

The United Nations aid chief sounded the alarm at the Security Council on Tuesday that half the population of war-torn Yemen – some 14 million people – could soon be on the brink of famine and completely ...

 
UN humanitarian chief: Famine threatens 14m in Yemen

UN humanitarian chief: Famine threatens 14m in Yemen

The United Nations Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock yesterday warned that 14 million people in Yemen could be “on the verge of starvation” in the coming months.

 
 
Article
Book
How America Armed Terrorists in Syria

Three-term Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, a member of both the Armed Services and Foreign Affairs committees, has proposed legislation that would prohibit any U.S. assistance to terrorist organizations in Syria as well as to any organization working directly with them. Equally important, it ...

London acid attack victim Mukhtar speaks out

Jameel Muhktar and his cousin Resham Khan were attacked on her 21st birthday.

 
“Islam and Citizens’ Rights” released

Iran’s Ehsan publication has released book on the rights of citizens in view of Islam and holy Qur’an.

Al Azhar publishes “Daesh, state of darkness”

Top Egyptian academy has published book with the theme of Daesh terrorist group in an attempt to introduce the Takfiri (excommunication) group to the European countries.

A review of Islamic civilization in “Stabilization of Revelation Civilization”

Latest book by Mohammad Hussein Elahizadeh studies Islamic civilization of the era of apostolate and imamate through a review on the lifestyle of Imam Ali (AS) and Hazrat Zahra (AS), cousin and daughter of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH). The author in his book views the history of humanity and invitation of ...

 
Report
The debate on UNRWA takes focus away from the realities of Palestinian refugees

In the aftermath of the US decision to end its funding of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the EU has pledged to continue its financial support. In terms of the agency being able to continue providing services to Palestinian refugees, the news is undoubtedly welcome. However, the ...

The Rohingya lists: refugees compile their own record of those killed in Myanmar

M ohib Bullah is not your typical human rights investigator. He chews betel and he lives in a rickety hut made of plastic and bamboo. Sometimes, he can be found standing in a line for rations at the Rohingya refugee camp where he lives in Bangladesh.

What everyone should know about Israel’s siege of the Gaza Strip

For 11 years, Israel has imposed an unforgiving siege on the Gaza Strip. With severely restricted access in and out of the enclave — via land, air and, notoriously, sea — Gaza has effectively been sealed off from the world. The Strip is only 360 square kilometres in size, about the same as Las Vegas ...

With Nationality Law, Israel openly Declares Apartheid and Racial Supremacy

Israel has for decades been running the occupied territories of Palestine–Gaza and the West Bank– with Apartheid tactics. As with black South Africans under Apartheid, most Palestinians have been deprived of citizenship in a real, recognized state.

Army of Buddhist Burma made ‘Systematic’ Crackdown Plan for Muslim Rohingyas

Myanmar’s military engaged in “extensive and systematic” preparations for a bloody crackdown on Rohingya Muslims, a rights group said Thursday, in a damning new report that it says justifies a genocide investigation.

 
Al Kalifa regime invade Ashura mourning procession in Manama
 
Security forces in Bahrain attacked peaceful protesters attending the Ashura procession marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS), third ...
 
December   2018
Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 32