PAKISTAN: Military and its housing authority responsible for drowning of dozens


Courtesy of Express News

Statement : During the three days of Eid holidays about three dozens people were drowned at the beaches of Karachi, the majority drowned at a beach run by Military, its commercial outlets and Clifton Cantonment, which are run directly under the Pakistan military. . Four persons drowned at two different beaches that were under the city government. Read More...

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ASIA: Weekly Roundup, Episode 38


a video grab of the episode

Announcement : In the 38th episode of Human Rights Asia Weekly Roundup, AHRC TV opens the programme with a gruesome crime against a child in Pakistan, and the ensuing failure of both law enforcement and hospital care. A 10-year-old boy lost both arms as he was flung into a harvesting machine by a landowner who had a minor dispute with the boy’s father. Read More...

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SRI LANKA: Five-year-old child kidnapped


( File photograph of Damindu Yasen Kumara. Photo courtesy -:News First)

Statement : On Monday, 28 July 2014, an unidentified group kidnapped five-year-old Damindu Yasen Kumara. They arrived on motorcycles, with their faces covered by helmets and masks. They stabbed his parents, who struggled to protect their child. The kidnapping occurred in Katugampalagama, Meegalewa Police Divison. Read More...

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