2012-02-27 14:26:21Newspaper Shut Down, Issues of Three More Confiscated[HRInfo]
The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) denounces the ongoing repressive crackdown of the Sudanese authorities on press freedom. Not only did the Sudanese government confiscate issues of al-Tayar newspaper last week, but ordered the suspension of the newspaper altogether on 22 February. Only one day earlier, on 21 February, it seized the entire print run of the newspapers of al-Midan, al-Youm al-Taly, and al-Ahdath.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:31U.S. Reaffirms Its Commitment to Supporting Tunisia[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Minister of Foreign Affairs Taieb Baccouche received, Tuesday, a U.S. delegation led by Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour Tom Malinowski.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:10Justice Minister Confers With U.S. Delegation[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Justice Minister Mohamed Salah Ben Aissa received, Monday, a U.S. high-level delegation led by Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Anne Patterson and Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labour Tom Malinowski.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:07We Must Not Rest On Our Laurels[The Point] We have set ourselves the target of ending open defecation by 2017, earlier than the time set for other nations around the world, with the general agreement that, by 2030, nations must achieve access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all, going by the world's Sustainable Development Goals.