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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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India: Rescind "Shoot at Sight" Orders in Assam

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

India: Target-Driven Sterilization Harming Women

12 July 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Out of Control: Mining, Regulatory Failure, and Human Rights in India

14 June 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

India: Abuses by Border Force Increasing

11 June 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

India: Hold Police to Account for Sexual and Other Assaults

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

India: End Intimidation of Peaceful Protesters at Nuclear Site

11 May 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

India: UN Secretary-General Should Stress Rights Concerns

25 April 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

India: Halt Execution of Punjab Bomb Conspirator

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

India: A Decade on, Gujarat Justice Incomplete

24 February 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

India: Prosecute Security Forces for Torture

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

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