Archive for January, 2014

Human Rights Watch World Report 2014: United Arab Emirates

January 28, 2014, Posted by admin at 9:59 pm

Human Rights Watch World Report 2014: United Arab Emirates January 28, 2014 Human Rights Watch The United Arab Emirates (UAE) continues to crack down on freedom of expression and association. The authorities are arbitrarily detaining scores of individuals they suspect of links to domestic and international Islamist groups. A court convicted 69 dissidents in July [...]

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UAE: Human Rights Watch Official Refused Entry

January 24, 2014, Posted by admin at 10:43 pm

UAE: Human Rights Watch Official Refused Entry January 24, 2014 Human Rights Watch (Beirut) – United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities refused to allow Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East and North Africa director, to enter the country on January 24, 2014, for a planned two-day visit to Dubai. The move followed the country’s forced cancellation on [...]

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