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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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Saudi Arabia: Prosecution for Forming Human Rights Group

15 November 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2016 - Saudi Arabia

27 January 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

World Report 2015 - Saudi Arabia

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

Saudi Arabia: Malicious Spyware App Identified

27 June 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: New Terrorism Regulations Assault Rights

20 March 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2014 - Saudi Arabia

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

Saudi Arabia: Jailed for Hosting Discussion Group

4 October 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: Rights Groups Blocked From Operating

29 August 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: 5-Year Sentence for Rights Defender

23 June 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: New Rights Group Facing Harassment

7 May 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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