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Thailand: statement to UN on situation for human rights

The ICJ, speaking at the UN Human Rights Council, highlighted concerns with criminalization of political gatherings, arbitrary detention, use of military for law enforcement, and trials of civilians before military courts, in Thailand.

September 23, 2016

The Philippines must get rid of its militias now

An opinion piece by Emerlynne Gil, ICJ Senior International Legal Adviser, Asia & Pacific Programme, based in Bangkok, Thailand.

September 22, 2016

Swaziland: UN statement on human rights and the rule of law

The ICJ today spoke to continuing concerns for human rights and the rule of law in Swaziland, during discussion at the UN Human Rights Council of the outcome of Swaziland’s Universal Periodic Review.

September 22, 2016

Russian Federation: ICJ intervenes before European Court in a case of extradition to Kyrgyzstan

The ICJ intervened today before the European Court of Human Rights in a case of extradition of a Kyrgyz national of Uzbek ethnicity to his country of origin, where he could be at risk of torture or ill-treatment.

September 22, 2016
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