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A "disruptive prisoner" policy in Western Australia has some prisoners spending more than 23 hours a day in solitar… https://t.co/YM9Hfpfosi
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThe #ICC’s unfinished business in #DRC: To ensure a legacy of meaningful justice ⚖️ the court needs to do more ➡️ B… https://t.co/jKtl0XGCnv
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchWestern Australian government still using prolonged solitary confinement for prisoners, an abusive practice that vi… https://t.co/Pdi8d1Eu2nBelarus authorities using violence to try to enforce their version of election results. Opposition not giving up so… https://t.co/0suRHRn6JoMass Arrests in Hong Kong Daily Brief: https://t.co/3VEonn0maK https://t.co/QcnqtB7lktThe Western Australian govt should end the use of prolonged solitary confinement for prisoners, particularly those… https://t.co/8swRxmloj4
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchUgandan presidential candidate Bobi Wine said some of his supporters were injured on Saturday after police fired te… https://t.co/4dINolM7XS
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch"intimidation and disproportionate police force against protesters in Belarus following reports of serious administ… https://t.co/lcJIFAOLXc
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch“Governments & United Nations urgently need to work together to reverse the assault on rights and freedoms in… https://t.co/eLpX8xQJSQ
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch“Iran should immediately halt all executions, grant the accused a fair and transparent judicial process, and priori… https://t.co/1oRgpvF7BF
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch“Prolonged solitary confinement is cruel, counterproductive, and should end”. You are absolutely right… https://t.co/J8IslFJfoD
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch“Governments+the UN need to work together to reverse Beijing’s assault on rights and freedoms in #HongKong—and unit… https://t.co/R4UMNSWiGj
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchWestern Australia: End Prolonged Solitary Confinement https://t.co/4qfMP7Y98N https://t.co/8wrsP7EdooIn 1996 #JimmyLai supported media freedom work in Indonesia under the Suharto regime, inviting me to Hong Kong and… https://t.co/pzuLNWvq3b
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8/11
2020
We are calling for an end to prolonged solitary confinement in Western Australia after it has emerged that some pri… https://t.co/c9dNUTx5Hq
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchWondering how #Australia stands on the issue of #killerrobots? Check out new @hrw report reviewing policy and pract… https://t.co/3303qjjSOA
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchToday's updates on EJKs/possible EJKs in the Philippines: Police 'forcibly takes' Randy Echanis' body from funera… https://t.co/N6oGzYXltC
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch2010: police in Belarus beat the daylights out of peaceful protesters. 2020: they do that too, plus use stun grenad… https://t.co/XE43j52ePC
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchIn Georgia, where 1 in 18 people is under probation or parole, supervision is feeding mass incarceration. Our new… https://t.co/CfFJhmgovA
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchCriminalizing #marijuana use & blocking access to the therapeutic benefits for medical marijuana patients undermine… https://t.co/fVq6FOPEf1
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchBefore vote Belarus arrested oppos candidates, campaigners, bloggers, journalists, peaceful protesters, w flimsy pr… https://t.co/psok1HfeOV
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThailand: Drop Charges, Release Democracy Activists https://t.co/Ta9FqZVdB5 https://t.co/5DDbcDuSOaBrazil: Killings, Abuses in Amazon Police Operation https://t.co/uLCnADbSmL https://t.co/uiiLqGfHMyIn America today, 4.5 million people on probation & parole This thing that was invented to help people acclimate t… https://t.co/MuLqjeMn42Stopping Killer Robots - Country Positions on Banning Fully Autonomous Weapons and Retaining Human Control… https://t.co/yJ5XiMsY1v2 years ago journalists from #Russia were killed in #CARcrisis while investigating #Wagnergroup, the trio killed as… https://t.co/ishZGkZHFK
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchOn why she bought 16 copies of @appledaily_hk after lining up in the middle of the night: "Hong Kong used to have p… https://t.co/fbWm5VWcaJ
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#HongKong security law: China sanctions 11 Americans in retaliation for US move: https://t.co/N7UPXsnVc6 Included o… https://t.co/HpdtDLvzOX
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch⚡️New @hrw report here: https://t.co/j90ySwO978 ⚡️ "Concerns about removing human control from the use of force + p… https://t.co/nLcHBQ4cpp
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchArrests targeting Apple Daily @JimmyLaiApple are important not only because it shows how much freedom #HongKong has… https://t.co/Z9Z7vDlRyY
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch.@HRW Comment Opposing Proposed Asylum Bars: "The proposed rule is not based on sound public health principles; it… https://t.co/S1kT8WyRxD
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Belarus’ citizens in Brussels call for the end of the dictatorship and a #FreeBelarus. We’re with them! https://t.co/2zFTcVZBLI
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThe United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has repeatedly omitted powerful governments from his annual l… https://t.co/sm84wsVtBo
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchToday an #Algeria court sentenced journalist #KhaledDrareni to 3 years on vague and political charges that fail to… https://t.co/q43U0owoFe
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchSupporting #domesticviolence survivors beyond #COVID19 means ✔️Adequate funding to critical DV programs and shelter… https://t.co/HEolbYomAA
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchKiller Robots: Growing Support for a Ban https://t.co/Kgypdt5U3RLebanon’s security forces used excessive levels of violence against tens of thousands of protesters who had gathere… https://t.co/AoSWYrNCetDiplomatic discussions on lethal autonomous weapons systems have created greater awareness of challenges + importan… https://t.co/FvetGB18y0
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchPolice have used violence against protesters in Belarus that took to the streets on Sunday, after election results… https://t.co/E0rjyBrFaVUN Secretary-General @antonioguterres is letting powerful governments get away with killing kids. My new piece in… https://t.co/cWpx1GZP2x
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchHow to stop the worldwide threat of #killerrobots? New report @hrw, out now: https://t.co/PDVbkrQnfK Follow… https://t.co/NZAO5xqcGU
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchHelp us get to 21K signatures. Demand that the state of Oklahoma & city of Tulsa pay reparations to 1921… https://t.co/3dllacy01e
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchLatest ⁦@MFA_China⁩ “sanctions” on @HRW ⁦@KenRoth⁩ a sad sideshow 2 shift attn away from #China govt eviscerating… https://t.co/kZiGukBwTn
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThe Chinese government just announced unspecified "sanctions" against me. That is little more than an effort to dis… https://t.co/M5NhNiHgY9
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchGood news from #Italy🥳: @robersperanza announces medical abortion availability extended to 9th week, can be done ou… https://t.co/QoQnsEAejv
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Lebanon security forces used excessive force against protesters in #Beirut, who gathered to express their rage ove… https://t.co/A8TLnKcSho
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchEndless. Shameless. Baseless. Jimmy Lai, six others, arrested under security law https://t.co/Rq2V87f8LK #Hongkong @hrw_chinese
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchA prescient op-ed by Jimmy Lai in May foreshadowing his arrest today because Beijing cannot tolerate Chinese people… https://t.co/Ua8wGQF9vM
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Lebanon's govt barely lifts a finger to help people recover from #BeirutBlast, but its security forces ready to in… https://t.co/mrG47qUgtt
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchIn #Belarus people insisted on what so many of us are taking for granted; democracy, human rights, and a say in the… https://t.co/MkwV9PmYyx
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchExcessive Displays of State Violence in #Beirut: New Human Rights Watch summary of crackdown on protests… https://t.co/2UWtCb4nU5
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchJimmy Lai publishes "Apple Daily, a fiercely pro-democracy newspaper that regularly takes on the Hong Kong governme… https://t.co/Y0NKWmimze
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchEssential reading for those watching news on the #BeirutBlast: Read my colleagues @Aya_Majzoub and @rich_weir on th… https://t.co/shumcfWmGi
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Cameroon: another humanitarian worker killed. Sad, unacceptable, criminal. Too many aid workers targeted by separa… https://t.co/hzZhT5dbNY
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThe director of Human Rights Watch Australia has called on all universities to stand strong on upholding academic f… https://t.co/V00MuxZXen
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchIn unprecedented blow to #PressFreedom, rule of law+autonomy in #HongKong, police arrested Jimmy Lai, pro-democracy… https://t.co/KBbM5HHsbS
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Lebanon security forces used excessive force against protesters in #Beirut, who gathered to express their rage ove… https://t.co/hFAdZBAql1
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8/10
2020
For lack of paid sick leave, some people in the US who are infected or have been exposed to the coronavirus still f… https://t.co/YhzZJ38qGR
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchSo our military jumped into action and arrested (some saying without arrest warrant) a man accused of tearing Presi… https://t.co/MDikBFxuOT
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchTrending rights tweets this week: Devastation and resilience in Lebanon; academic freedom in Australia under threat… https://t.co/uzvPCcr4G9Nazi horror didn’t start with Auschwitz. It started with words... ...with the dehumanizing of minority groups.… https://t.co/gIJmAzvF8I
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch“#Malaysia’s Perikatan Nasional government is increasingly responding to public criticism by carrying out abusive i… https://t.co/5Z2mbSAWDs
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchNicaraguan Pres Ortega has fueled the pandemic by covering up facts, actively encouraging people to gather in large… https://t.co/AL3bJ92vxI
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThailand: Drop Charges, Release Democracy Activists https://t.co/qRQNAOvtgmTop Human Rights Tweets of the Week https://t.co/wLPxIv9gB1Over the last 50 years, the use of probation and parole in the US has skyrocketed, alongside jail and prison popula… https://t.co/efV1ZAKLNLComprehensive Sex Ed for All Can Improve People’s Health https://t.co/eCKFgr1HWK https://t.co/K6CZKltmCJExciting news for @thepromisefilm - It's now globally available on Netflix! In tribute to the film, HRW Los Angel… https://t.co/avGFh6Y4U8Belarus: Election periods shld be time when govts scrupulously respect political rights. But 🇧🇾authorities yesterda… https://t.co/Umg0GjSe7h
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchBy arresting peaceful activists calling for democracy and political reform, #Thailand is continuing the kind of opp… https://t.co/c04e93w19l
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchIf true, the lifting of Emergency Decree will be major breakthrough in #Thailand’s Deep South. Since 2005, #Thai au… https://t.co/El6F2zuSZj
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThe canister came from the same direction where minutes before security forces were firing 1-2 meters above our hea… https://t.co/qDi6CpaBRA
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchA community leader in #Brazil's Amazon region told @hrw, crying, how state police tortured him for 1.5 hours on Aug… https://t.co/sE7Nydtqra
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchLebanon’s authorities: ❌ fail to solve political crisis; ❌ fail to fix economic crisis; ❌ fail to protect peo… https://t.co/HnuUtkfSTk
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchDevastation and resilience in Lebanon - Trending rights tweets https://t.co/V2j6zcTvUi https://t.co/ObVRkSuuq7
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThis will be a human rights disaster of epic proportions for #SriLanka. Very little chance for accountability for e… https://t.co/qEnal5Y30n
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Poland has been engulfed by anti-LGBT vitriol. The rhetoric has been largely fueled by the ruling party, which has… https://t.co/pMcgOpV1wo
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchRoundup of today's #LebanonProtests: -@RedCrossLebanon transported 63 to hospitals & treated 175 ppl on scene -nbr… https://t.co/9mFAr0ltbO
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8/9
2020
All of a sudden, Army started beating protesters viscously near ring. As I was filming, army beat me and threw my p… https://t.co/9KoMzPfVfI
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchA community leader in Brazil's Amazon region told @hrw, crying, how state police tortured him for 1.5 hours on Aug.… https://t.co/TyADmd376w
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchPoland: Crackdown On LGBT Activists https://t.co/TbAJQg2NzESri Lanka: Increasing Suppression of Dissent https://t.co/AjrajnPWbJEU Council President Should Push for Beirut Blast Probe https://t.co/4m9iJC4Zyz#Poland authorities are escalating crackdown on LGBT activists. People standing up against bigotry arrested and st… https://t.co/wWYeRGXwSp
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchI will be covering the #LebanonProtests with @rich_weir for @HRW. Follow us for latest updates. https://t.co/zAvThTdUZ0
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchPolish police detain 48 people after LGBT protest. (Reuters) "The ruling nationalist PiS party has said LGBT righ… https://t.co/Bpjp2mSWMv
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchExpressions of "solidarity" are welcome but #EU leader visiting #Lebanon should insist on an int'l independent inve… https://t.co/tPeqar1eEy
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchThe #SriLanka government of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is waging a campaign of fear and intimidation against huma… https://t.co/eiSMRGspQo
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchStriking account of the #Beirut blast's impact on kids: •up to 100,000 children might have had homes damaged or de… https://t.co/LnJxNTBlHu
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchEU Council President @CharlesMichel is in #Beirut today to "convey the EU's solidarity." But we need more than that… https://t.co/gFKFlb5TrT
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchUnbelievable! Useless Pres. #Duterte lashes out at #Philippines medical personnel for whom his gov't has failed to… https://t.co/ztQlwKrfyO
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchBelarus Pres Lukashenko is trying the same old ploys of the past to win reelection--jailing the opposition, detaini… https://t.co/6BBXWgeMMQ
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch“Scapegoating and targeting a vulnerable minority is becoming a routine and nasty part of the government’s playbook… https://t.co/99oMBBocFt
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8/8
2020
EU Council President @CharlesMichel will be in #Lebanon tomorrow. He should: -press for intl investigation into… https://t.co/SfpYrtTOJ3
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchToday hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the Warsaw #Poland offices of an LGBT rights group, to protest an… https://t.co/9JT7muDrXx
Retweeted by Human Rights Watch#Polish authorities should stop trying to silence activists who support #LGBT people’s rights, & instead promote &… https://t.co/vbp54jEgba
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchZANUPF’s Terence Mukupe says there have been no abuses under the Mnangagwa administration, we investigated and prod… https://t.co/AAXlw5K2vx
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchPlease share. We are thrilled to announce The Promise was acquired by Netflix for streaming starting 8/8. Thank you… https://t.co/v1eRhkFvga
Retweeted by Human Rights WatchDeath Penalty Danger in the Philippines https://t.co/F5BhaBY1B8 https://t.co/5KRRpP86G0Afghanistan Prisoner Dilemma Sidelines Justice https://t.co/3jS4YUY9PY https://t.co/hXVdtKNKkP
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