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Human Rights Watch claims new legislation violates the right to personal privacy and should be amended

China said to restrict passports for Muslim minorities

China said to restrict passports for Muslim minorities

Monday, 13 July 2015 1:51 PM

Human Rights Watch says people from Tibetan or Muslim populations have had waits of up to five years or outright refusals

Rights group slams US move to relax Bahrain arms sales

Rights group slams US move to relax Bahrain arms sales

Friday, 10 July 2015 2:07 AM

Human Rights Watch says decision to lift restrictions are based on 'seriously flawed assessment of human rights situation'

Kuwait praised for 'major breakthrough' on labour law

Kuwait praised for 'major breakthrough' on labour law

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Human Rights Watch applauds move by Gulf state to adopt new law giving domestic workers enforceable labour rights

Kuwaiti slammed for sacking local anti-corruption group

Kuwaiti slammed for sacking local anti-corruption group

Sunday, 21 June 2015 2:27 PM

Gov’t is accused of attempting to cover up corruption after dissolving the board of Kuwaiti chapter of Transparency International

Rights group urges Saudi rethink amid executions spike

Rights group urges Saudi rethink amid executions spike

Friday, 5 June 2015 8:58 AM

Human Rights Watch calls on authorities to stop executions; claims 90 have been carried out so far in 2015, more than whole of last year

New FIFA chief 'must end abuses' amid Qatar worker concerns

New FIFA chief 'must end abuses' amid Qatar worker concerns

Friday, 29 May 2015 1:02 AM

Call by Human Rights Watch follows concerns voiced about treatment of construction workers in 2022-host Qatar

Saudi Arabia urged to address treatment of illegal workers

Saudi Arabia urged to address treatment of illegal workers

Friday, 15 May 2015 1:22 AM

Human Rights Watch alleges abuse and beatings of many undocumented workers detained since 2013

US President urged to press GCC leaders on human rights

US President urged to press GCC leaders on human rights

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 6:48 PM

Human Rights Watch calls on Barack Obama to tackle human rights concerns during summit on May 13-14

Egypt's trial of Mursi 'badly flawed', says Human Rights Watch

Egypt's trial of Mursi 'badly flawed', says Human Rights Watch

Sunday, 26 April 2015 2:31 PM

Rights group says court proceedings against former President appear to have been politically motivated

Bahrain urged to release prominent rights activist Rajab

Bahrain urged to release prominent rights activist Rajab

Saturday, 4 April 2015 1:06 AM

Human Rights Watch says authorities should release him immediately after arrest over social media comments

TDIC refutes new claims over Saadiyat Island worker abuses

TDIC refutes new claims over Saadiyat Island worker abuses

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 1:36 PM

Tourism Development and Investment Company says report by Human Right Watch is 'outdated'

Kuwait gov't urged to rethink laws on free speech

Kuwait gov't urged to rethink laws on free speech

Saturday, 7 February 2015 9:49 AM

Human Right Watch says Gulf state has escalated punishments against people critical of the government over past year

Qatar labour reform proposals 'need to go further'

Qatar labour reform proposals 'need to go further'

Saturday, 7 February 2015 2:11 AM

Human Rights Watch calls on authorities to end sponsorship system, punish abusive employers

Rights group urges release of Bahrain opposition leader

Rights group urges release of Bahrain opposition leader

Monday, 19 January 2015 2:10 PM

Human Rights Watch claims there is 'no evidence' to justify detention of Al Wefaq's Sheikh Ali Salman

Oman urged to bring in reforms to improve human rights

Oman urged to bring in reforms to improve human rights

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 1:20 PM

Human Rights Watch claims security forces are routinely harrassing, detaining and imprisoning critics of gov't policies

Rights group in new call to end Saudi driving ban

Rights group in new call to end Saudi driving ban

Saturday, 6 December 2014 9:02 AM

Human Rights Watch urges action after two women are detained on Saudi side of border with the UAE

Gulf ministers urged to improve labour law protection

Gulf ministers urged to improve labour law protection

Monday, 24 November 2014 1:58 PM

Total of 90 human rights group and unions call on ministers ahead of top-level talks this week

Saudi Arabia urged to end discrimination in women's sports

Saudi Arabia urged to end discrimination in women's sports

Friday, 26 September 2014 10:13 AM

New call from Human Rights Watch after Gulf kingdom selects all-male team to compete at Asian Games

Oman joins international treaty banning landmines

Oman joins international treaty banning landmines

Friday, 29 August 2014 1:38 AM

Human Rights Watch applauds move by sultanate; says it hopes more MidEast countries will follow suit


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