Philippine security forces arrested a fugitive army general and former congressman over the disappearance of two students in 2006, ending a three-year manhunt for a person human rights groups accuse of massive violations.
British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday said he will demand that Sri Lankan government independently and transparently investigate alleged war crimes and allegations of continuing human rights abuses in the country.
Tibetan activists scaled scaffolding on the UN headquarters in Geneva today and unfurled a banner demanding the world address Chinese rights abuses, as diplomats began gathering to examine China`s human rights record.
Pakistan`s former military dictator Pervez Musharraf should not be allowed to elude the serious legal proceedings against him and must be held accountable for human rights abuses, a global watchdog has demanded.
The government will soon set up a
top reconciliation panel to review the bloody three decades
ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka, including alleged rights abuses and provide compensation to the affected civilians during civil war.