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Report | November 30, 2010
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Just a few months after President Obama declared the end to the United States combat mission in Iraq, security remains erratic in many parts of the country. In October of this year,...
Issue Brief | November 08, 2010
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As part of the commemorations of the 60th Anniversary of the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, Human Rights First encourages the U.S. government to pledge the following ...
Report | September 29, 2010
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Denying Protection to the Persecuted and Undermining Governmental Efficiency Human Rights First report calling on Congress to eliminate a technical asylum filing deadline in U.S. law that has...
Report | September 20, 2010
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Prosecuting Terrorism Cases in the Federal Courts As the Obama Administration takes steps to shut down the Guantanamo Bay facility, the heated debate over when and how to prosecute suspected...
Report | September 09, 2010
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In all regions of the world people continue to flee their homes on account of their sexual orientation or gender identity. Criminal sanctions in over seventy countries, as well as pervasive...
Report | August 31, 2010
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On September 16, 2007, Blackwater Worldwide (now Xe) private security contractors working for the U.S. Department of State killed 17 unarmed civilians and wounded 24 more in an unprovoked incident in...
Issue Brief | July 31, 2010
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The U.S. detention system for asylum seekers lacks necessary safeguards, including access to prompt court review, to prevent detention from being arbitrary within the meaning of Article 9 of the...
Testimony | July 21, 2010
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Human Rights First testimony about the Iraqi refugee crisis before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe on July 22, 2010. Download