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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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Israel/Palestine: Summary Execution of Wounded Palestinian

25 March 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

How Israeli impunity threatens Palestinian children

26 August 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Israel/Gaza: Heed UN Commission Recommendations

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

Palestine/Israel: Indiscriminate Palestinian Rocket Attacks

9 July 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Israel/Palestine: Growing Abuse in West Bank

21 January 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Gaza: Build on Ceasefire to Address Rights Abuses

23 November 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Palestinian Authority: Hold Police Accountable for Ramallah Beatings

27 August 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Gaza / West Bank: Investigate Attacks on Rights Defenders

19 January 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

West Bank: No Excuse for Murder of Settler Family

12 March 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Palestinian Authority: Thugs, Police Abuse Peaceful Protesters

16 February 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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