is aware of the nature of the charges he faces as well as legal violations he has committed, the letter pointed out.
When the NPA beheaded a former comrade of theirs who had just returned to the fold of the law, the HRW
was silent," said Lorenanza.
He said HRW
was trying to portray De Lima as a prisoner of conscience and martyr for justice.
According to a letter written by the HRW
Asia Division Executive Director Brad Adams, the definition of intersex and transgender should be revisited and the name of the bill be reconsidered.
Overall the HRW
report 2018 paints a bleak picture of human rights situation in Pakistan during 2017.
Since late September 2017, al-Shabab has ordered elders, teachers in Islamic religious schools, and communities in rural areas to provide hundreds of children as young as 8 or face attack," HRW
stressed in a statement, noting that the child recruitment exercise started in mid-2017.
identified 7,374 cases of suspects charged under this law since 2014, of whom 92 have been executed.
Last year the Qatari government told HRW
that 35 workers died, "mostly from falls, presumably at construction sites", but this did not take into account hundreds more people who died from heart attacks and other "natural causes", patchily reported by their countries' embassies and unexplained by the authorities.
The State Information Service (SIS), headed by journalist Diaa Rashwan, declared a report during a conference on Monday, including a detailed critical response to the HRW
On the other hand, there have been no records of the Palestinian authorities carrying out investigations into serious crimes committed in or from Gaza, HRW
said in the report.
urged Prime Minister Sharif to support the bill, which seeks to eliminate the option of murder committed in the name of honour to be forgiven.
Mayol said the SPLA will cooperate with the HRW
to investigate and bring to book those soldiers implicated in the crimes.