Call for ‘dignity, equality, justice and human rights’ rings out on Mandela Day  |

“Each year, on this day, Nelson’s Mandela’s birthday, we pay tribute to this extraordinary man who embodied the highest aspirations of the United Nations and the human family”, Secretary-General António Guterres said in…

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‘Tell those stories’: Kurds call for torture prison to be turned into place of healing | Kurds

Altan Tan was 24 when Diyarbakır’s notorious Military Prison No 5 was built, just before Turkey’s 1980 military coup. Not long after that, his father was thrown inside, never to…

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