human rights abuses

US, UK, Canada sanction dozens on human rights anniversary

US, UK, Canada sanction dozens on human rights anniversary

  • The United States for its part targeted 37 people in 13 countries, while Canada imposed sanctions on seven people as part of the joint action
  • Five individuals in Iran face curbs for imposing and enforcing the country's mandatory hijab law
By AFP ·

Human rights groups slam Iran for abuses

Human rights groups slam Iran for abuses

By Charlie Peters ·

Young girls abused in south Indian temple rituals — rights commission

Young girls abused in south Indian temple rituals — rights commission

By Anuradha Nagaraj | Thomson Reuters Foundation ·