Faith-based groups report Philippine rights situation to UN

Report documents alleged state-sponsored abuses, including drug-related killings and attacks on activists, lawyers, and church people

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi urges World Court to drop genocide case

Statements from Myanmar that it was taking action to prosecute soldiers accused of wrongdoing were not credible, Gambia lawyer says

India ‘unlikely’ to host Asian Youth Day in 2021

Source says 'political reasons', 'visa concerns' probably behind move

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