Asked about transgender policy, "I'm prepared to defend it," says US SecDef Mattis "Out of respect for the courts I do not intrude into something that it would be inappropriate for me to say something that would somehow impact a court case that is going on"

Map. History of Human Rights conflict

24 April 2018
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KCNA: "The women's union gave a performancein celebration of the 106th birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung. Put on the stage were poem and song 'Let's Sing of the Day of the Sun', all-people hymn 'Song of Loyalty', solo'We Live in the Embrace of the Leader.'"
US SecDef Mattis says his transgender recommendation "was the best military advice I could draw from civilian overseers and military personnel"
Asked about transgender policy, "I'm prepared to defend it," says US SecDef Mattis "Out of respect for the courts I do not intrude into something that it would be inappropriate for me to say something that would somehow impact a court case that is going on"
Woman tells lawmakers Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was aggressor in unwanted sexual encounter.
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On human rights in North Korea, a Blue House spokesman said "It does not mean human rights issues are not important but that the objective of the upcoming summit is addressing the most urgent issue of denuclearisation."
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[email protected]: Donald J. Trump:Last night, it was my great honor to host America's senior defense and military leaders for dinner at the White House. America's military is the GREATEST fighting force in the history of the world. They all have my pledge of unwavering commitment to our men and women in uniform.
Sen. Tammy Duckworth gives birth to a baby girl, becoming the first U.S. Senator to give birth while in office.
The Protester who charged at Bill Cosby was an actress on several episodes of The Cosby Show
Topless protester charges at Bill Cosby, taken into custody
Dramatic start to the day as we awaited Bill Cosby. Topless protester taken into custody after charging at the comedian as he walked into courthouse for sex assault retrial.
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[email protected]: Fire at Trump Tower is out. Very confined (well built building). Firemen (and women) did a great job. THANK YOU.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte launches a foul-mouthed attack on the UN human rights chief, calling him "empty-headed" a month after Zeid Raad al Hussein said Duerto needed a "psychiatric evaluation"
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KCNA: "Slandering the human rights performance in the north, an act of getting on the nerves of the dialogue partner at the present time when everything is at the beginning, will be tantamount to an act of throwing a stone to the thin ice-like north-south relations."
Sixteen years old girl has been raped and beheaded in Mogadishu's Shibis district, Somalia's capital on Tuesday. Security forces have arrested three suspects including an old man
For the year, the Russian LGBT network evacuated from Chechnya 114 gay people of persecution
Iraq condemns 6 Turkish women to death for ISIS membership - judiciary
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114 Afghan civilians were killed and 296 injured in March 2018: Child Poverty Action Group
UN: More than 80,000 Yemenis displaced from Taiz and Hodeidah due to war
"I'm limited in my ability to talk about it" says @ChiefPentSpox on transgender policy "You have to remember that what was posted was a recommendation"
Pentagon silent on transgender policy the Trump administraton released last week
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Putin spox compares metoo actresses to prostitutes; "earned hundreds of millions immorally and just remembered how nasty Weinstein is"; questions integrity of Russian journo who reported MP Slutzky for harassment.
The head of the Dagestani branch of the human rights organization Memorial Sirazhutdin Datsiyev was severely beaten in Makhachkala.
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Afghan women launch rare protest for peace in Taliban stronghold
The Irish government has announced it will hold the referendum on whether to liberalise abortion laws on Friday 25 May
Human rights activist attacked in southern Russia
Kentucky House passes bill to ban abortions after 11 weeks
Georgia's PM @KvirikashviliGi on the killing of Archil Tatunashvili: Russia can in no way avoid responsibility for what happened The occupying power is responsible for the HumanRights violations in occup.regions
Former MSU Dean facing four charges, including neglect of duty by public official and sexual conduct 4th degree, force or coercion, according to court records @freep
"Black Friday" in Poznań
London joins Warsaw with CzarnyPiątek protest1 month ago
London joins Warsaw with CzarnyPiątek protest
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