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Human Rights Watch

The largest human rights organization based in the United States, Human Rights Watch started in 1978 as Helsinki Watch, monitoring the compliance of Soviet bloc countries with the human rights provisions of the Helsinki Accords. In the 1980s Americas Watch was established to monitor abuses by both sides in the war in Central America, and thereafter other committees were set up to cover other regions of the world such as Asia and Africa. In 1988 all the "Watch" committees were united to form Human Rights Watch. The organization's researchers conduct fact-finding investigations into human rights abuses in all regions of the world, and their findings are then published in dozens of books and reports every year.

This database contains annual reports (1996 - 2016) and selected country reports (1992 - 2016).  Website: www.hrw.org
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DR Congo: US Imposes Sanctions on 2 Officials

28 September 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

DR Congo: Officials Linked to Attack on Protesters

6 October 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

DR Congo: Exhume Mass Grave

8 June 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2015 - Democratic Republic Of Congo

29 January 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

DR Congo: Deadly Crackdown on Protests

24 January 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Operation Likofi: Police Killings and Enforced Disappearances in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

21 November 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

World Report 2014 - Democratic Republic of Congo

21 January 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Rein in Security Forces

2 December 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Democratic Republic of Congo: Prominent Human Rights Defender Killed

3 June 2010 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2009 - Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

14 January 2009 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

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