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Sweden’s Recent Permanent Residence Laws Will Impede Refugees’ Ability To Integrate And Seek Work

Tuesday, 27 July 2021, 6:30 pm | Euro Med Monitor

Sweden’s most recent immigration law to make obtaining permanent residency harder for refugees will crucially undermine their ability to integrate in society, seek stable work or establish a normal life while they live in uncertainty with their ... More >>

Tunisia: President Saied's Decisions May Undermine Democracy

Tuesday, 27 July 2021, 6:28 pm | Euro Med Monitor

Tunisian President Kais Saied has announced dissolving the government and suspending the Assembly of the Representatives, ending the immunity of deputies, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said in a statement. The action is profoundly worrying, as the ... More >>

‘Scarce Goods’: Isolating Daraa Al-Balad Threatens 40,000 With Starvation

Friday, 16 July 2021, 5:56 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - The siege imposed by the Syrian government forces on Daraa al-Balad since June 24 would lead to serious humanitarian repercussions if it continues, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said in a statement on July 15, calling for lifting the siege ... More >>

Study: Critical Analysis Of The Law’s Response To Asylum Seekers Who Are In Danger From Non-state Actors

Friday, 16 July 2021, 5:45 am | Euro Med Monitor

Fadel Abdul Ghany, Chairman and founder of the Syrian Network for Human Rights The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor published a paper entitled “Critical analysis of the law’s response to asylum seekers who are in danger from non-state actors,” ... More >>

Iraq: Al-Hussein Hospital Tragedy Inevitable Result Of Negligence

Wednesday, 14 July 2021, 5:53 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - Fire breakout at Al-Hussein Hospital in Dhi Qar Governorate, southern Iraq, is an inevitable result of the government's neglect of fundamental reforms in the health sector, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said today in a statement. ... More >>

Syria: The Fifth Corps Should Investigate Young Man’s Death Under Torture

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 6:14 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva – Young man Jaafar Al-Kafri from Al-Mataaiyah village, southern Syria, has died shortly after he was released from the prison of Fifth Corps of the Syrian Army, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said in a statement on 12 July 2021, ... More >>

UK Measures To Thwart Asylum Seekers Are Draconian, Inhumane And Ineffective

Monday, 12 July 2021, 5:03 am | Euro Med Monitor

The UK is stepping up its long list of draconian and inhuman measures aimed at curbing small boats’ crossing in the English Channel, the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said in a statement today. We strongly condemn the latest proposal of sentencing ... More >>

Yemen: Assassination Of Key Political Activists Reflects Ramifications Of Lack Of Accountability

Sunday, 4 July 2021, 6:48 pm | Euro Med Monitor

A group of unknown gunmen have assassinated a prominent political activist belonging to the Yemeni Al-Islah Party, Bilal Mansour Al-Maisari, on Wednesday in the Mansoura district of the Aden governorate, southern Yemen, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights ... More >>

New Report: 91% Of Gaza Children Suffer From PTSD After The Israeli Attack

Saturday, 3 July 2021, 5:49 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - Nine out of ten children in the Gaza Strip suffer some form of conflict-related trauma after the Israeli military attacked ended over a month ago, said the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor. In a new report released today, Euro-Med Monitor documented ... More >>

Euro-Med Monitor Demands Immediate Protection For Activists Threatened By PA Security

Thursday, 1 July 2021, 6:18 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva – A demand for the immediate cessation of Palestinian Authority abuses against activists, journalists and human rights defenders and provision of protection was raised in an official letter on behalf of eleven co-signing organizations delivered ... More >>

At Euro-Med Monitor Webinar: Experts Urge To Criminalize Torture On The Middle East

Thursday, 1 July 2021, 6:13 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - Three experts joined a Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor webinar organized on 30 June 2021 to mark the International Day against Torture in the context of the Middle East. The experts highlighted using torture as a weapon of war in the ... More >>

Syria In The Lead.. Euro-Med Monitor Report: Widespread Torture In The Arab Region

Sunday, 27 June 2021, 5:26 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor called on the governments of Arab countries to stop all forms of torture against prisoners and detainees, stressing that most governments and conflicting parties in the Middle East and North Africa, ... More >>

West Bank: Urgent And Independent Investigation Must Be Opened Into The Killing Of Activist Nizar Banat

Friday, 25 June 2021, 5:20 pm | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor expresses its deep shock at the death of the Palestinian opposition political activist Nizar Banat after his arrest and direct attack by the Palestinian security services in Hebron, in the southern ... More >>

Saudi Arabia: A Widespread Campaign Aimed At Detaining And Deporting Ethiopian Immigrants

Friday, 25 June 2021, 5:18 pm | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor expressed its deep concern over the arrest campaign launched by the Saudi authorities against Ethiopian immigrants residing in the kingdom and the challenging conditions they experience in Saudi prisons. ... More >>

Israel’s Halting Of Mail Delivery From/To Gaza Unacceptable Collective Punishment

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 5:04 pm | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor submitted an official complaint to the universal postal union regarding Israel’s recent imposition of more draconian restrictions on the besieged Gaza Strip that brought postal services to an abrupt ... More >>

Syria: Targeting A Hospital In Afrin Requires An Independent Investigation

Monday, 14 June 2021, 5:39 am | Euro Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor condemns the artillery shelling that targeted Al-Shifa Hospital and other civilian sites in Afrin city, northern Syria, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens of others. According to reports received ... More >>

Syria: Shelling Civilian Areas In Idlib Is A Dangerous Escalation That Requires A Quick Response

Saturday, 12 June 2021, 4:29 pm | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva – The Russian and Syrian forces have escalated their air and artillery attacks on the Idlib region, leaving several civilians killed in the cities and villages of Jabal Al-Zawiya yesterday, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said today ... More >>

New Report: Iraqi Authorities Forcibly Return IDPs Despite Security Risks, Slow Reconstruction Pace

Monday, 7 June 2021, 5:45 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - More than 1.2 million Iraqis are still internally displaced persons (IDPs), despite military operations against the Islamic State organization (ISIS) ending nearly four years ago, a new Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor report said. ... More >>

Euro-Med Monitor Condemns Israel's Arrest Of Journalist Guevara Al-Budairi

Sunday, 6 June 2021, 4:47 pm | Euro Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor condemned the Israeli police’s arrest of Palestinian journalist Guevara Al-Budairi, al-Jazeera correspondent in the Palestinian territory, calling for her immediate release. In a press release, Euro-Med Monitor ... More >>

Euro-Med Webinar: Experts Say Saudi's Arrest Of Abdulaziz Al-Dakhil Is Part Of A Systemic Campaign To Silence Critics

Saturday, 5 June 2021, 6:10 am | Euro Med Monitor

Geneva - Several experts joined a Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor webinar on the arrest of prominent Saudi economist Abdulaziz Al-Dakhil. al-Dakhil was arrested for the simple reason of criticizing the government’s economic policies and his ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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