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CCPR – International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 118th session

The following SP are going to be considered under the follow-up procedure during the 118 Session: Angola; Croatia; Cyprus; Haiti; Macau, China; and Mozambique. The Human Rights Committee is the body of independent experts that monitors implementation of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights by its State parties. All States parties are obliged to submit regular reports to

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Appeal to the Italian government on the situation in Iran

Appeal to the Italian government on the situation in Iran

On Wednesday 10 January, a press conference was held at the office of the Nonviolent Radical Party Transnational Transparty (NRPTT) on the protests in many Iranian cities. On the thirteenth day of spontaneous mobilization 50 people have lost their lives and over 3000 have been arrested, including 90 students of the University of Tehran, 4 of whom have been on

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Message by UNSG Antonio Guterres

Message by UNSG Antonio Guterres

Dear friends around the world, Happy New Year. When I took office one year ago, I appealed for 2017 to be a year for peace. Unfortunately – in fundamental ways, the world has gone in reverse. On New Year’s Day 2018, I am not issuing an Appeal. I am issuing an alert – a red alert for our world. Conflicts

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The Rule of Law and Human Rights Day

The Rule of Law and Human Rights Day

On 10 December, Human Rights Day, the world commemorates the adoption by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, this day 69 years ago. It is worthwhile emphasising that human rights and the rule of law are universal, in that as the UN Declaration stipulates, “all human beings are born free and equal

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Ratko Mladić sentenced to life imprisonment

Ratko Mladić sentenced to life imprisonment

The International Criminal Tribunal has sentenced the former Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladić to life imprisonment for the crimes committed during the bloody conflict in former Yugoslavia in 1990s. Mladić was found guilty of ten out of eleven counts of indictments including the genocide of Srebrenica occurred on 11 July 1995 where 8372 men and teenagers were massacred. This sentence

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13 November 2017, University of Milan: towards the right to know

13 November 2017, University of Milan: towards the right to know

SOS RULE OF LAW: TOWARDS THE RIGHT TO KNOW Monday 13 November, 14.30 – University of Milan Room Crociera di Studi Umanistici Via Festa del Perdono, 7 Milan Round table with: Giovanni Ziccardi – professor of Legal Informatics, University of Milan Giulio M. Terzi di Sant’Agata – Ambassador, President of the Global Committee for the Rule of Law “Marco Pannella” On.

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Outcome of the Convention of the Nonviolent Radical Party

Outcome of the Convention of the Nonviolent Radical Party

Three days of debates and insights, twenty nationalities and forty new members of the Nonviolent Radical Party Transnational and Transparty. This is the outcome of the Radical Convention held in Rome from 27 to 29 October, in the historic hall of Via di Torre Argentina 76, renewed for the occasion with the display of a new backdrop covering the entire

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Yang Jianli: People Of China, Too, Want Human Rights

Yang Jianli: People Of China, Too, Want Human Rights

Speech by Yang Jianli in the panel discussion “Clash of cultures, values and principles: right of the people or human rights?” at the Rome Convention of the Nonviolent Radical Party Transnational Transparty. Thank you, dear friends at the Nonviolent Radical Party, for inviting me to speak at this Convention. It is truly an honor for me. I admire the Nonviolent Radical

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