Daily Archives: April 7, 2019

‘Sold Like Fish’ Report Claims Crimes Against Humanity Committed 1

A report based on a multi-year independent investigation had been released by the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM), and human rights advocacy group Fortify Rights on Wednesday, March 20. The 121-page report, titled ‘Sold Like Fish’ focuses on the human trafficking of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh to […]

President Of Kazakhstan Resigns

In a televised address on 19 March, Kazakhstan’s president Nursultan Nazarbayev announced his resignation. Nazarbayev was president for 30 years, and was the only president independent Kazakhstan has ever known. He was the last Soviet-era leader still in power, and this controlled transition of power allows him to leave office […]

Tunisian Truth Commission Releases Final Report Detailing 50 Years Of Dictatorship

Following fifty years of dictatorship, Tunisia’s Truth and Dignity Commission released its final report this week detailing the decades of torture and human rights violations the nation has endured. This report represents the outcome of four and a half years of investigation by the commission. The original mandate for this […]