U.S. would lag behind global abortion access if Roe v. Wade is undone, advocates say

U.S. would lag behind global abortion access if Roe v. Wade is undone, advocates say

This post was originally published on this site Human rights organizations say there is an international trend toward expanding abortion access, as countries such as Mexico and Argentina have worked to decriminalize the procedure. (Image credit: Jose Luis Magana/AP)

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Russia has lists of Ukrainians ‘to be killed or sent to camps,’ US warns UN

Russia has lists of Ukrainians ‘to be killed or sent to camps,’ US warns UN

This post was originally published on this site The United States has warned the United Nations it has information that Russia has lists of Ukrainians “to be killed or sent to camps” in the event of an invasion, according to a letter sent to the UN rights chief and obtained...

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US to block millions for Egypt over human rights

US to block millions for Egypt over human rights

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration has decided to deny $130 million of military aid allocated for Egypt over the country’s failure to comply with human rights conditions laid out by the State Department, according to a senior State Department official, congressional sources and activists.

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Key takeaways from the Xi-Biden summit

Key takeaways from the Xi-Biden summit

This post was originally published on this site Chinese President Xi Jinping and US counterpart Joe Biden held a virtual summit Tuesday, aiming to stabilise ties as tensions soar over Taiwan, human rights, and political and economic competition. After exchanging cordial greetings, leaders of the two rival superpowers had what...

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