US News The UN Human Rights Committee requests the repeal of the National Security Act to Hong Kong
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demonstration the Democratic Parliamentarian Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as well as 16 other members of the US Congress were arrested on Tuesday July 19 in Washington during A demonstration for the defense of the right to abortion. with cries of "Our body, Our Choice," (our body, our choice), manifesting them we make their voices heard in front of the Capitol, seat of the American Congress, in reaction to the repeal of the ROE VS judgment Wade who guaranteed the right of the Americans to abort.
The UN S Committee of Human Rights 'is worried this Wednesday, July 27 with the deterioration of the situation in Hong Kong and asked the authorities to repealThis committee of independent experts mandated by the UN, but which does not speak in the name of the organization, said it was "deeply concerned about the too broad interpretation and the arbitrary application of the law", urging the Hong Kong authorities to "take concrete measures to repeal it and, in the meantime, refrain from applying it". "The worst is to come": in Hong Kong, 25 years after retrocession, Beijing strengthens its repressive apparatus The national security law was imposed by Beijing on the former British-colony in 2020 to end the immense and often violent pro-democracy manifestations. The text criminalized subversion, secession, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces.
VW owner Lower Saxony: No research on Xinjiang
The state of Lower Saxony as the second most important Volkswagen owner has so far operated any separate research on the human rights situation around the controversial car factory in the Chinese region of Xinjiang. However, abuses are generally judged “sharply”. This emerges from the answer to a parliamentary request from the Greens in the state parliament in Hanover. © Picture Alliance / dpa The entrance to the work of Volkswagen in Ümümqi (Xinjiang) in western Chinese).
Since its entry into force, opposition
has been the subject of severe repressionThe "lack of clarity" pinned in its fourth regular examination of Hong Kong, the Committee deplored that the Security Act has been promulgated "without consultation with the public and civil society". The 18 experts warned that the "lack of clarity" of the text made it difficult to determine what behaviors and conduits constituted a criminal offense. Hong Kong: The story of a (re) put in step It also denounced the fact that the law has redone the sedition an offense, for the first time in decades and stressed that it was used to accuse academics, journalists or others when they exercised "their legitimate right to freedom of expression".
Pink attacks sexism and racism in the clip of his "irrelevant" title
All the benefits collected by the title will go to when we all vote, an initiative launched by Michelle Obama © Instimages.com/cover Images The singer Pink civil rights - All the benefits collected by the title will go to when we all vote, an initiative launched by Michelle Obama The singer Pink has just unveiled the clip of irrelevant, her last single, in which she Complete against the jeopardy of the right to abortion in the United States caused by the repeal of the ROE v judgment.
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Colombia: at least 29 children killed by army bombings under Ivan Duque .
© Jean-Francois Badias/AP Colombian President Iván Duque on February 15, 2021 in the European Parliament in Strasbourg (Illustration Image). Twenty-nine children and adolescents died under the Bombs of the Colombian army in four years. The figure was confirmed on Sunday by an official report. He still darkens the balance sheet of President Ivan Duque in terms of security. His successor, Gustavo Petro, who will take office on August 7, made "total peace" the priority of his government.