Links for 2/19/2009
19/02/09 23:51 Filed in: News
UN on alert ahead of Beshir arrest warrant decision
- Unfortunate quote, “UNAMID spokesman Noureddine Mezni was unapologetic about the contingency planning.” Hmmm... need we ever be apologetic about contingency planning?Italian nuns freed after kidnap by Somalis
- Some good news for a change.Security forces raid office, intimidate staff of NGO that reports on human rights abuses
- Thai military forces NGO staff to reveal confidential information on victims of human rights abuses.Sri Lanka to probe NGO activities
- Having been directly involved in a previous Sri Lankan government inquiry into NGO activities I think the term ‘witch hunt’ is entirely appropriate.