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  • On Wednesday, 16 May 2012, the European Court for Human Rights will hear El-Masri’s case, who as a German citizen was abducted by the CIA in “extraordinary rendition” through wrong identification. It is the first case to come before the Strasbourg court arising from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency's program of 'extraordinary rendition', involving the covert cross-border transfer of terror...

  • Experts: Inject Human Rights In Rio+20 Goals

    [06-05-2012]UN Human Rights chief Navi Pillay and 22 independent experts urges all states to ensure that human rights are integrated in the final outcome of the UN Rio+20 sustainable development goals.

    Published by the editor The Danish Institute for Human Rights

    Twenty years after the UN Conference on Environment and Development in...