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Euro-Med: Somalia's attack is a horrific targeting

Monday, 15 July 2019, 8:04 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor strongly condemned a terrorist bombing that targeted a hotel in Somalia and left dozens dead and wounded, including two journalists. More >>

Euro-Med Calls on Europe to End Persecution of Refugees

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 8:11 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Geneva – The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor and the Global Institute for Water, Environment and Health (GIWEH) made a statement before the 41st Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday which highlighted the fact ... More >>

Euro-Med: Qatar's violation of freedom

Saturday, 6 July 2019, 11:37 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Euro-Med: Qatar's violation of freedom of opinion and association laws undermines fundamental individual rights Geneva- The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor criticized the policies and legislation of Qatar which restrict freedom of opinion, ... More >>

Euro-Med highlights kidnapping of Iraqi academic

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 9:04 am | Euro-Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor denounced the kidnapping of a civil activist and prominent academic in Basra province in Iraq, as well as the arrest campaigns carried out by the Iraqi security services against activists leading peaceful protests ... More >>

Euro-Med urges British gov to stop supplying weapons

Friday, 28 June 2019, 8:34 am | Euro-Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor expressed deep concern over the decision of the British Government to continue to allow exports of arms and ammunition to Israel in a letter to the UK Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Jeremy Hunt MP ... More >>

Euro-med raises concerns with UNESCO about denial of school

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 12:38 pm | Euro-Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor sent a message to UNESCO Director general, Audrey Azoulay, expressing deep concern at the Israeli authorities' efforts to stop two Palestinian students from taking up an academic scholarship in France by preventing ... More >>

EU Elections and the Rise of Anti-Muslim Policies

Monday, 27 May 2019, 9:50 am | Euro-Med Monitor

The rise of right-wing and anti-Muslims, anti-migrants parties ahead of EU Parliamentary elections is a serious threat to migrant and Muslim communities in Europe, as much of the discourse of right-wing parties have been centered around the presence of ... More >>

Denying Palestinian Athlete Visa Contradicts UK Commitments

Saturday, 18 May 2019, 11:47 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Euro-Med: Denying Palestinian Athlete UK Visa Contradicts UK Commitments and Policy Geneva - In a letter addressing the Comité International Olympique CIO, the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor condemned the decision by the British Consulate in Jerusalem ... More >>

Euro-Med addresses UN Rapporteur to provide protection

Saturday, 18 May 2019, 11:46 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Geneva – An urgent letter was sent to Mr. Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders, by the Euro-Med Monitor for Human Rights regarding death threats to Almoaaz Sadek Warshfani, a Libyan lawyer and human rights ... More >>

Euro-Med documents mass killings of civilians in Yemen

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 3:08 pm | Euro-Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor expressed deep concern about the increased intensity of military confrontations in the southern governorate of Ad Dali’, resulting in the death and injury of dozens of civilians amid large waves ... More >>

Euro-Med warns of humanitarian disaster in Syria

Friday, 10 May 2019, 10:03 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Euro-Med warns of humanitarian disaster for 3 million civilians in northwestern Syria More >>

Statement on the ongoing escalation in the Gaza Strip

Sunday, 5 May 2019, 12:49 pm | Euro-Med Monitor

We condemn in the strongest terms the Israeli air and artillery shelling of the Gaza Strip, which started on Saturday morning, May 4, 2019,” said Sarah Pritchett, the spokeswoman of the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor. The Israeli strikes has ... More >>

Euro-Med documents horrific violations in Tripoli clashes

Sunday, 21 April 2019, 11:54 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Euro-Med documents horrific violations in Tripoli clashes and calls on parties to stop fighting More >>

Euro-Med: shocking testimonies of disappearance and torture

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 10:53 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor condemned the continued torture as well as and inhuman and degrading treatment of dozens of Yemeni prisoners by Houthi group in Yemen, revealing that torture is a systematic feature in these prisons. ... More >>

Fireman accused of human trafficking when rescuing migrants

Tuesday, 9 April 2019, 1:57 pm | Euro-Med Monitor

Euro-Med calls on the Italian authorities to allow a fair trial for Spanish fireman accused of human trafficking when rescuing migrants More >>

Children in the Middle East at risk of dying

Monday, 8 April 2019, 9:35 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Geneva - Millions of children in the Middle East, particularly in regions such as the Gaza Strip, Yemen and Syria, are at risk of dying from epidemics and the lack of health-care, said the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor. More >>

Israel must stop violations of international law

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 10:11 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Israel must stop violations of international law against Palestinian detainees, says Euro-Med, calls for formation of UN commission of inquiry More >>

Euro-Med monitors the escalation of Israeli violations

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 10:10 am | Euro-Med Monitor

In a detailed report: Euro- Med monitors the escalation of Israeli violations in Jerusalem More >>

Euro-Med takes part in OHCHR international experts meeting

Friday, 29 March 2019, 9:51 am | Euro-Med Monitor

Together with international legal experts, representatives from the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor participated in an OHCHR-organized meeting to discuss and prepare a guidance note for OHCHR staff to use in assisting States to harmonize national ... More >>

Euro-Med condemns repression of protests in Gaza

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 1:53 pm | Euro-Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor denounced the attack by the security services of the Hamas authority against citizens in the Gaza Strip who were practicing their right to peaceful assembly, freedom of opinion and expression. The Geneva-based ... More >>

 

 

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