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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 - 2013) and selected country reports (1992 - 2013).  Website: www.hrw.org
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UAE: Charge or Release Detained Egyptians

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

World Report 2013 - United Arab Emirates

31 January 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

UAE/France: Hollande Should Convey Rights Concerns

12 January 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

UAE: Cybercrimes Decree Attacks Free Speech

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

UAE: Make Good on Human Rights Commitments

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

UAE: EU Condemns Emirates Rights Climate

29 October 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

UAE: Investigate Attacks on Rights Defender

3 October 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

UAE: Report Highlights Need for Worker Protections

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

UAE: Enforced Disappearance and Torture

14 September 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

UAE: Stop Harassing Detainees' Lawyers

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

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