Gen. Chiwenga must account for people detained after coup against Mugabe, says human rights group

An international human rights group is calling on Gen. Constantino Chiwenga and the Zimbabwean military to uphold the human rights of several people detained after last week’s unprecedented military coup against former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe.

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Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission statement on political situation in Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC), an independent commissions supporting democracy, issued the following statement on the political situation in Zimbabwe after the military coup staged by the Zimbabwe Defence Forces this week.

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Archbishop Tutu condemns Aung San Suu Kyi’s silence on Myanmar’s genocidal violence against Rohingya Muslims

This week, retired South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu released a letter condemning fellow Nobel laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s continuing silence on the genocidal violence being perpetrated against Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar security forces and extremist Buddhists under her watch.

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Cybersecurity should protect us – not control us

The cybersecurity debate can undermine human rights and the international obligation on governments to protect them, argues Lucy Purdon, a policy officer at Privacy International.

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