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Media and the Value of Human Lives

These past couple days have been very unpleasant for many citizens of the world. However if we ask people to highlight the most important headlines of the week everyone would say “Oklahoma tornado”. The damage that tornado caused is in fact heartbreaking, but is this the only and most important …

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Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, April 2013

Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, April 2013 The Honorable Adel A Al-Jubeir Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia 601 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20037 Dear Adel A Al-Jubeir On behalf of Shia Rights Watch we are writing to highlight our concerns regarding the safety and security of the Shia …

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Shia Ethnic Cleansing in Indonesia

The 16 page report “Shia Ethnic Cleansing in Indonesia “documents cases of human rights violations towards minority Shia in the world’s largest Muslim populated countries, Indonesia. Shia Rights Watch researchers have collected creditable sources that highlight violations that Shia face in this country. The document narrates the born down of …

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Embassy of Pakistan, February 2013

Embassy of Pakistan, February 2013 The Honorable Sherry Rehman Embassy of The Islamic Republic of Pakistan 3517 International Court NW Washington, DC 20008   Dear ambassador Rehman, On behalf of Shia Rights Watch, I am writing to highlight the on-going human rights violations toward Shia in Pakistan and to ask …

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Letter to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon , Ref: Bahrain Peace Dialogue

Letter to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon , Ref: Bahrain Peace Dialogue  Mr. Ban Ki-moon Secretary-General United Nations New York, NY 10017  Dear Secretary-General,   Your Excellency, the Secretary General of the United Nations, At Shia Rights Watch (SRW), we, researchers, activists, and human rights defenders, who are following the human rights …

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