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2018 Trafficking in Persons Report - United States of America

28 June 2018 | Publisher: United States Department of State | Document type: Annual Reports

Haiti and United States: Whether legal representation is required for persons who apply for asylum in the US; availability of legal aid for asylum applicants, particularly for Haitians, in the states of California, Florida, New Jersey and New York (2016-June 2018)

6 June 2018 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Haïti et États-Unis : information indiquant si la représentation juridique est obligatoire pour les personnes qui demandent l'asile aux États-Unis; la disponibilité de l'assistance juridique, en particulier pour les Haïtiens, dans les États de la Californie, de la Floride, du New Jersey et de New York (2016-juin 2018)

6 June 2018 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Al Nashiri v. Romania (application no. 33234/12)

violations of Article 3: failure to effectively investigate allegations and because of its complicity in the CIA’s actions that had led to ill-treatment; violations of Article 5 (right to liberty and security), Article 8 (right to respect for private life), and Article 13 (right to an effective remedy) in conjunction with Articles 3, 5 and 8, violations of Article 6 § 1 (right to a fair trial within a reasonable time), and Articles 2 (right to life) and 3 taken together with Article 1 of Protocol No. 6 (abolition of the death penalty) because Romania had assisted in Mr Al Nashiri’s transfer from its territory in spite of a real risk that he could face a flagrant denial of justice and the death penalty.

31 May 2018 | Judicial Body: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law | Legal Instrument: 1950 European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) | Topic(s): Arbitrary arrest and detention - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment - Jurisdiction | Countries: Romania - Saudi Arabia - United States of America

Abu Zubaydah v. Lithuania (application no. 46454/11)

violations of Article 3 (prohibition of torture) of the European Convention on Human Rights, because of the Government’s failure to effectively investigate Mr Husayn’s allegations and because of its complicity in the CIA’s actions that had led to ill-treatment; and violations of Article 5 (right to liberty and security), Article 8 (right to respect for private life), and Article 13 (right to an effective remedy), in conjunction with Article 3.

31 May 2018 | Judicial Body: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law | Legal Instrument: 1950 European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) | Topic(s): Arbitrary arrest and detention - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment - Jurisdiction | Countries: Lithuania - Palestine, State of - United States of America

2018 Global Report on Internal Displacement - The Americas

16 May 2018 | Publisher: Norwegian Refugee Council/Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (NRC/IDMC) | Document type: Annual Reports

2018 Global Report on Internal Displacement - Spotlight: The Atlantic hurricane season

16 May 2018 | Publisher: Norwegian Refugee Council/Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (NRC/IDMC) | Document type: Annual Reports

Dozens of Palestinians killed as U.S. opens Jerusalem embassy

14 May 2018 | Publisher: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty | Document type: Country News

Who Does the US Government Think Is an 'Extremist'?

10 May 2018 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

USA: Routine separation of asylum-seeking families violates international law

7 May 2018 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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