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Saeed Mortazavi to interrogate demonstrators

record,” said Sarah Leah Whitson, the Middle East and North Africa director of Human Rights Watch. ...

16/05/2010 - 17:50 - comment 0

HRW urges Tunisia to grant amnesty to political prisoners

them into solitary confinement for years on end,” said Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East and North Africa ...

18/05/2010 - 13:53 - comment 0

HRW: Israel targets fleeing Palestinian civilians

who suffered shelling for days, then faced deadly attacks by Israeli soldiers…,” said Sarah Leah Whitson, HRW’s Middle East and North Africa executive director. Whitson further said that “It’s ...

05/08/2014 - 06:50 - comment 0

HRW: Jordan strips nationality from over 2700 Jordanians of Palestinian origin

of its citizens," said Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East director at Human Rights Watch. ... in a wholly arbitrary manner," Whitson said. "One day you're Jordanian, and the next ...

20/06/2010 - 11:11 - comment 1

UAE forbids human rights conference in Dubai

said Sarah Leah Whitson, HRW's chief for the Middle East and North Africa. The report exposes ... a very dangerous place to express a political opinion," said Whitson. The Gulf state has become ...

23/01/2014 - 10:48 - comment 0

The UAE's 94-strong stink: the Brotherhood coup will not face a fair trial

are prominent human rights campaigners in the UAE.Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East director at Human Rights Watch ... "including arbitrary detention and ill-treatment,” Whitson said. ...

03/03/2013 - 12:38 - comment 0

Iraq TV station bombing targets independent journalists

Kurdistan region,” Sarah Leah Whitson, HRW’s Middle East director, told AFP. “Instead of ensuring ...

11/02/2013 - 11:47 - comment 0

Egypt: Obama should speak out on rights, says HRW

of more than 1,000 protesters by security forces in July and August 2013,” the HRW said. Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East and North Africa director of the rights organization, added that Egyptian officials ... president’s supporters have so far been sentenced to death or long prison terms. Whitson further said ...

25/09/2014 - 08:18 - comment 0

Human Rights Watch executives barred from entering Egypt

Director Sarah Leah Whitson were turned back on Monday after spending nearly 12 hours at Cairo ...

12/08/2014 - 12:59 - comment 0

Libyan troops enter Benghazi after deadly clashes

dissent," said Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East and North Africa director at Human Rights Watch. ...

18/02/2011 - 12:53 - comment 0