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Stephane Dujarric wrote: “The damage related to this specific attack has been contained, and additional mitigation measures implemented,” “Nevertheless the threat of future attacks continues, and the United Nations Secretariat detects and responds to multiple attacks of various level of sophistication on a daily basis” External link

siouxcityjournal Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:45:00 PM EAT

Prophet Muhammad says: "no policy targeted people's human rights," External link

deutschewelle-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Simon Coveney said: "Two days from now, UK membership of the European Union will end. A transition period will be in place until 31 December 2020 during this period, the UK will continue to follow EU rules and in return, it will be treated as if it is a Member State. This is hugely important in giving certainty to citizens and businesses that current arrangements will continue for the rest of 2020," External link

irishsun Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:40:00 PM EAT

Simon Coveney said: "When the UK has left the EU, negotiations on the future EU-UK relationship can formally begin. Together with our EU partners, Ireland will work for the closest, deepest and broadest possible relationship with the UK, based on a balance of rights and obligations," External link

irishsun Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:40:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said: “Since taking office, Donald Trump has not stopped wrongfully characterizing entire countries, faiths and peoples in dogged pursuit of his un-American and xenophobic policies,” “Three years ago when he first issued his discriminatory travel ban, I called on the DHS Inspector General to investigate and they found that the Administration violated multiple court orders, likely depriving people of their Constitutional rights. If the Administration follows through on proposals to expand the ban, I’ll keep pushing for answers and ways to end these hateful policies” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Durbin said: “Three years ago this week, within a week of becoming President, President Trump put his ugly campaign rhetoric into action and issued the first version of the Muslim travel ban,” “It was the first of many anti-immigrant and anti-refugee policies that have been pushed by this Administration, including shrinking refugee acceptance to historic lows. Our resolution sends a message to the world that even as this President disparages immigrants and stonewalls refugees fleeing violence and danger, Congress remains committed to helping those in need” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Chris Murphy said: “I’m relieved that the Ortega government, following pressure from me, Senator Cruz, and Senator Cardin, released these 91 political prisoners. This proves that it does matter when the United States stands up for human rights. The Trump administration has failed time and time again to raise human rights concerns with foreign leaders, and in this vacuum, it’s been up to those of us in Congress to hold up this key pillar of American foreign policy,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “It has become increasingly difficult to fight for human rights in Pakistan at a time when the authorities continue to forcibly disappear people, censor journalists, crack down on peaceful demonstrations and enforce repression through draconian laws,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “Enforced disappearances have scarred communities and destroyed families across Pakistan, with complete impunity. It is time that this cruel practice is finally, once and for all, criminalized,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “Every effort must be made to protect people’s freedoms of expression, assembly and association as enshrined in Pakistan’s constitution as well as in its international obligations,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “The government of Pakistan needs to do much more to adequately address the climate crisis, and their commitment to do so is an encouraging sign. People’s health, and even their lives have been at risk from smog and climate change for too long for authorities to just wait for the storm to pass,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “The armed conflict in Afghanistan is not winding down, it is widening, and the people who continue to pay the price are Afghan civilians. Throughout 2019, they were killed, injured, forcibly displaced and subject to other serious human rights violations by both the government and armed groups,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “There continues to be a shocking disregard for human life from all sides. There are armed groups who have carried out war crimes, and pro-government forces who are responsible for the deaths of the very people they are supposed to be protecting,” “The Afghan authorities and the international community have a responsibility to ensure that civilians are protected and that the perpetrators of attacks on them are held accountable” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “The conflict in Afghanistan makes it clear that no part of the country is safe for people to be returned to, and yet states continue to do so, in brazen violation of international law, forcing people into harm’s way to face the very dangers they were forced to flee in the first place,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Omar Waraich said: “Faced with threats from both the state and non-state actors, Afghanistan’s human rights defenders are operating in some of the most hazardous conditions anywhere in the world. The Afghan government and the international community have long paid tribute their bravery, but they must now recognize their achievements, offer them effective support, and ensure that they are respected and protected,” External link

amnesty-en Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:32:00 PM EAT

Qurban Hussain said: “The honour of women in Occupied Kashmir is not safe as thousands of them had been raped by the occupation troops,” External link

tribune Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:23:00 PM EAT

Victoria Schofield said: “Due to the complete lockdown, the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir are facing a shortage of food and medicines while students are unable to attend their educational institutions,” External link

tribune Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:23:00 PM EAT

Johannes Ullrich concludes: "This willingness to work together in solidarity unites people from all groups and may offer a new route to reach social cohesion and social change," External link

eurekalert Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:15:00 PM EAT

Johannes Ullrich says: "After all, social harmony should not come at the expense of social justice," External link

eurekalert Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:15:00 PM EAT

Husam Zomlot said: “January 28, 2020, will mark the official legal stamp of approval from the United States for Israel to implement a fully-fledged apartheid system,” “History will mark the name of Trump as the one who pushed Israel in the wrong direction” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Husam Zomlot said: “This is about Trump. This is about Netanyahu. It isn’t about peace,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Lobsang Sangay said: "In yet another landmark victory for Tibetans and Tibet supporters around the world, the US House of Representatives today overwhelmingly passed the Tibetan Policy and Support Act (HR 4331), the most comprehensive policy bill on Tibet since the Tibet Policy Act- 2002," External link

irishsun Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Alphonso David said: “The impact of the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index over its 18-year history is profound. In this time, the corporate community has worked with us to adopt LGBTQ-inclusive policies, practices and benefits,” External link

4-traders Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:29:00 PM EAT

Jim Justice said: "If you're not truly happy where you are, we stand with open arms to take you from Virginia or anywhere where you may be," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Mark Rozell wrote: "The governor was being provocative, but he has to know that there is no chance of this ever happening," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Jim Justice said: "If you're not truly happy where you are, we stand with open arms to take you from Virginia or anywhere where you may be," External link

usaToday Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Mark Rozell wrote: "The governor was being provocative, but he has to know that there is no chance of this ever happening," External link

usaToday Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Marin Alsop said: “Sometimes change is more achievable in unexpected places because they’re more willing to own it,” “In Vienna everybody says, yes, we know it’s a problem. Everybody in the world knows it’s a problem. Let’s try to solve it” External link

prospectmagazine Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Marin Alsop told: “I feel that now is almost a more important time to be vigilant,” External link

prospectmagazine Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Jane Williams said: “The intrusion definitely looks like espionage,” External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Rory Byrne said: “The truth is, it’s becoming easier and easier and easier for governments to build the capability themselves or to just buy it off the shelf,” External link

bworldcom Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Rory Byrne said: “You have to understand who is likely to target you,” “It’s important not to panic and become too paranoid” External link

bworldcom Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Jane Williams said: “The intrusion definitely looks like espionage,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:04:00 PM EAT

Stephane Dujarric wrote: “The damage related to this specific attack has been contained, and additional mitigation measures implemented,” “Nevertheless the threat of future attacks continues, and the United Nations Secretariat detects and responds to multiple attacks of various level of sophistication on a daily basis” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:04:00 PM EAT

Wagner Moura conta: “Esse projeto faz sentido na minha trajetória” “Vivemos em um mundo em que defender os direitos humanos virou algo errado” External link

parana-online Wednesday, January 29, 2020 6:25:00 PM EAT

Wagner Moura acrescenta: “Sérgio sabia jogar o jogo de poder, o que não desmerece em nenhum momento sua atuação. Ele admite que não pode mudar o mundo, mas que pode ajudar esses refugiados. Isso já é muita coisa” External link

parana-online Wednesday, January 29, 2020 6:25:00 PM EAT

Eric Goldstein estime: «Les offres de dialogue perdent de leur crédibilité quand vous enfermez des gens simplement descendus dans la rue pour exprimer leur désaccord avec vous» External link

elwatan Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Christian Skoog señaló: “Sin importar a qué grupo u organización armada sea reclutado un niño, niña o adolescente, por quién sea auspiciada y con qué fin, ese reclutamiento es una práctica que atenta directamente contra sus derechos humanos” External link

reliefWeb Sunday, January 26, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Christian Skoog dijo: “Las consecuencias del reclutamiento en grupos armados pueden ser sumamente graves para un niño tanto física como emocionalmente, pueden perder su infancia” “Los niños, niñas y adolescentes asociados con fuerzas armadas están expuestos a la violencia, ya que frecuentemente son obligados a presenciar o cometer actos que atentan contra la integridad física y la vida de otras personas, y corren alto riesgo de ser sometidos a abusos, explotación y abandono escolar, sufrir lesiones físicas y psicológicas e, inclusive, la muerte. La infancia y adolescencia en México debe ser protegida contra esta práctica inaceptable, ya que es una obligación del Estado mexicano derivada del Derecho Internacional de los Derechos Humanos y del Derecho Internacional Humanitario” External link

reliefWeb Sunday, January 26, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Sun Myung Moon erklärte: „Es ist unsere Verantwortung Weltfrieden zu schaffen, doch globaler Frieden beginnt innerhalb der Familie. Harmonie, Frieden und Zufriedenheit innerhalb der Familie liegen einer Beziehung zum Schöpfer als unser Himmlischer Vater zugrunde. Aus diesem Grund besteht die Lösung für Weltfrieden darin, die Beziehung zwischen unserem Schöpfer und einzelnen Familien neu zu festigen" External link

prnewswire Friday, January 24, 2020 2:33:00 PM EAT

David Gressly sagte: „Niemand kann diese Schlacht alleine gewinnen. Wir müssen zusammenarbeiten, um der Unsicherheit und Krankheit ein Ende zu setzen. Wir wollen schnellstmöglich handeln, um eine Explosion der Fälle zu verhindern. Wenn wir schnell handeln, können wir die Epidemie beenden. Wir sind in Verzug geraten, doch wir haben den Kampf noch nicht verloren“ External link

kas Friday, January 10, 2020 5:24:00 PM EAT

David Gressly sagte: „Niemand kann diese Schlacht alleine gewinnen. Wir müssen zusammenarbeiten, um der Unsicherheit und Krankheit ein Ende zu setzen. Wir wollen schnellstmöglich handeln, um eine Explosion der Fälle zu verhindern. Wenn wir schnell handeln, können wir die Epidemie beenden. Wir sind in Verzug geraten, doch wir haben den Kampf noch nicht verloren“ External link

kas Monday, December 23, 2019 9:05:00 PM EAT

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