International Day for Disappeared persons-Otsieno Namwaya,Researcher-Human Rights Watch. This comes after Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho’s led protests over the unlawful police killing of Tony Katana got postponed. All of which have been culminated by the disappearance of over 70 people in Mombasa alone. Otsieno tries to explain how this happens and what steps or measures to take when a person disappears. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more great videos: https:// Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/KTNNews Like us on Facebook: https:// For more great content go to and download our apps: KTN News is a leading 24-hour TV channel in Eastern
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Climate change and regional development projects are threatening the health and livelihood of indigenous peoples in the Turkana region of northwest Kenya.
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Police in India often bypass arrest procedures and torture suspects in custody to death. At least 591 people died in police custody in India between 2010 and 2015, according to official data. One of these people, was Agnelo Valdaris, who died in police custody in 2014. Instead of holding police responsible to account, authorities have stalled reforms needed to build a more rights-respecting force.
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Burma’s government should urgently act to end the unlawful seizure of land in Karen State, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Officials regularly charge villagers with criminal trespass if they refuse to leave land, and in one case, police torched a village. Militia commanders have also used threats, force, and arbitrary arrests to intimidate farmers and take land, particularly in areas still contested by ethnic Karen armed groups. https:// The 65-page report, “‘The Farmer Becomes the Criminal’: Land Confiscation in Burma’s Karen State,” documents human rights violations by militias, police, and government officials in Karen State for the confiscation of land from ethnic Karen farmers, many of whose f
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Join e-mail list: | Book me: Pick up #TooCuteToBeBinary merch: instagram.com/toocutetobebinary | Visit my website: pidgeonismy.name Be my internet friend: Instagram – Twitter – Facebook – Tumblr – -âNationwide data on how prevalent surgeries are on intersex children do not exist. However, available data sources show that doctors continue to perform medically unnecessary cosmetic surgical procedures on children with atypical sex characteristics in the United Statesâ”often before they are one year of age. US government data compiled from several voluntary-reporting databases, for example, show that in 2014â”the most recent year for which data are avai
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