Topic: Human rights

Selmin Çalışkan, head of the German section of Amnesty International (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Interview with the New Secretary-General of AI Germany

''Some People Have a Blockade in their Heads''

Protest of the Turkish journalist Ruhat Mengi together with other journalists in Ankara (photo: dapd)

Commentary by Aryeh Neier

Turkey's Imprisoned Press

The Mor Gabriel monastery (photo: Ekrem Eddy Güzeldere)

Syriac Orthodox Christians in Turkey

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''This Is Simply Our Home''

In this Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 photo, a Jordanian soldier helps Syrian refugees who have fled violence in their country after having crossed the border into Jordanian territory with their families near the town of Ramtha, Jordan, September 15, 2012 (photo: Raad Adayleh/AP)

Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

The Heavy Burden of the Open Borders Policy

A general view shows, members of the Shoura Council during a meeting, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 25 September 2011 (photo: dpa)

Women in Saudi Arabia

Breaking Barriers

Christian service in the Serkis Church in Tehran (photo: MEHR)

Turning away from Shia in Iran

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''A Tsunami of Atheism''

Gallows in Iran (photo: MEHR)

Justice in Iran

Petty Criminals Sent to the Gallows

Turkish women entrepreneurs during a training seminar by Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey, KAGİDER (photo: KAGIDER)

Turkish Businesswomen

Female Power for Turkey's Economy

Pinar Selek (photo: F. Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview with Pinar Selek

''I Can Feel a Huge Amount of Solidarity''

Pakistani writer and Taliban expert Ahmed Rashid (photo: AP)

Interview with Ahmed Rashid on Mali

''Worse than Afghanistan''

Italian priest Paolo Dall'Oglio, expelled from Syria by Bashar al-Assad's government in June takes part in a conference on the theme 'Syrian Christians', on September 25, 2012 in Paris (photo: AFP/GettyImages)

Interview with Father Paolo Dall'Oglio on Syria

Hoping for a Victory without Revenge

Protest against Egypt's president Mohamed Morsi in December 2012 (photo: Reuters/Mohamed Abd El Ghany)

Impoverishment of the Egyptian Middle Class

A Frustrated People

Tahir ul-Qadri (photo: AFP)

The Pakistani Religious Cleric Tahir ul-Qadri

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Manic Street Preacher

Avigdor Lieberman (photo: Reuters/Mary F. Calvert)

Knesset Elections in Israel

Giving Away Their Votes

A Syrian refugee boy looks out of his parents' tent after heavy rain at the Al-Zaatari refugee camp, Jordan near the border with Syria (photo: REUTERS/Ali Jarekji)

Camps for Syrian Refugees in Zaatari and Atma

Cut off from the Rest of the World

Protests in Falludja against the Shiite-majority government of Nuri al-Maliki, December 2012 (photo: dapd)

Marching against al-Maliki

Has the Arab Spring Arrived in Iraq?

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