Topic: Christoph Wilcke
Yemen used inappropriate force to quell largely nonviolent secession protests, according to a new report by Human Rights Watch. Southern Yemenis say they have been marginalized.
12/15/2009 01:57 pm
Yemeni officials pointed to Shiite rebels that have clashed with the government, but the operation is a marked departure from their style of hostage-taking.
06/16/2009 01:00 am
Signed by 77 activists, a petition sent by express mail Wednesday night calls for an elected parliament and public access to the trials of 991 suspects in Al Qaeda-inspired violence.
05/14/2009 01:00 am
Forty Saudis plan a hunger strike this week to bring attention to the prolonged detention of 11 political activists.
11/05/2008 12:00 am
Human rights groups charge the mukhabarat, portrayed in the new Ridley Scott movie 'Body of Lies,' with systematic torture.
10/10/2008 01:00 am
Detainees are accused of having links to Al Qaeda, but human rights groups fear arbitrary arrests have been made.
06/26/2008 01:00 am