Chinese workers, Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Robert Destro said, “are treated as commodities, not as people.”
Belarusian authorities continue to disrupt internet access and restrict online content in response to nationwide protests over fraudulent presidential elections held August 9.
America’s commitment to unalienable human rights at home has proved a beacon of hope for men and women abroad pursuing their own liberties.
The political turmoil in Belarus since the fraudulent reelection of authoritarian Alexander Lukashenka on August 9 continues.
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany described Mr. Navalny’s poisoning as “completely reprehensible."
Cuba remains the most restricted climate for the press in the Americas, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists.
On August 21, the annual Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, the U.S. Department of State, to both honor and remember such victims, sanctioned 14 Iranian human rights offenders.
On August 21, 2013, in the Damascus suburbs, the regime of Bashar al-Assad gassed more than 1,400 Syrians, many of them children, with the chemical agent known as sarin.
Iran's recent behavior is raising alarm bells around the world.
The Russian government has been working to undermine Transatlantic unity and weaken democratic institutions, in an effort to make its neighbors more dependent.
The United States remains committed to holding the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad accountable for its innumerable atrocities against the Syrian people.
Since 2017, the People’s Republic of China has ramped up its persecution of Uighurs, ethnic Kazakhs, Kyrgyz, and members of other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang.