Dozens of lawyers have demanded that the Chinese Communist Party stop the persecution and allow them to operate freely.
According to UNICEF, the number of child soldiers in South Sudan has been increasing since the war began in 2013.
A years-long siege on the last major rebel-held area near Damascus, eastern Ghouta, has tightened in recent months.
Women across the country have been protesting by climbing onto telecom boxes and taking off their headscarves.
The ICC prosecutor is opening preliminary probes into alleged crimes by security forces in the Philippines and Venezuela
Ecuadoreans have voted overwhelmingly to bar former President Correa from ever holding the nation’s top office again.
The surge in violent food protests began in poor neighborhoods across the country around Christmas.
Thailand has charged 8 activists for organizing an anti-junta demonstration that defied the govt's ban on gatherings.
The ECHR has condemned Russia for violating the rights of 3 men jailed for protesting on the eve of Putin's inauguration