January 16, 2009
Panelists testifying for the United States Congressional-Executive Commission on China said the communist Chinese policy of controlling population by forcing women to have abortions constitutes torture.
January 12, 2009
Despite the Bush administration's attempt to spread freedom and democracy in the Middle East, Iraq and Afghanistan still rank among the least free countries in the world, according to Freedom House's 2009 Freedom in the World report, released Monday.
January 7, 2009
Rights Group Prods Obama to lift Cuba travel ban
December 10, 2008
As Zimbabwe's humanitarian crisis deepens, three of the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council are pressing for President Robert Mugabe to step down, but the remaining two -- China and Russia -- have refrained from joining the call.