Topic: Human rights

Soldiers of the Afghan National Army are being trained by German Armed Forces in Camp Pamir near Kunduz (photo: dpa)

Afghanistan as the Western Troop Withdrawal Nears

The Failure of Dialogue

Anti-Morsi demonstration in Cairo, Egypt (photo: Reuters)

Morsi's Islamist Regime

Attacks on Egypt's Opposition on the Rise

Sama al-Masri (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Freedom of Speech in Egypt

Belly Dancer Exposes Islamists' Double Standards

US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel (photo: Reuters)

The West and the Conflict in Syria

The Ghost of Saddam's WMD

Ahd Kamel (photo: © Ahd Kamel)

Interview with the Saudi Filmmaker Ahd Kamel

''We Live in a Modern World Governed by Ancient Rules''

An Egyptian demonstrator in Cairo during a protest against the Muslim Brotherhood (photo: picture-alliance/landov)

The Muslim Brotherhood and Women's Rights in Egypt

A Project of Patriarchal Extremism

Screenshot from the 'Women under siege' website (source: https://womenundersiegesyria.crowdmap.com/)

The ''Women under Siege'' Website

Mapping Sexual Violence in Syria

The main thoroughfare in the part of Aleppo controlled by the rebels (photo: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images)

Civil War in Syria

A Return to Normality

African migrants in the Short Stay Immigrant Centre in the Spanish enclave Melilla, Morocco (photo: Getty Images)

The EU's Migration and Asylum Policy

Not in Line with European Values

Femen campaign 'Topless Jihad Day' (photo: picture-alliance/abaca)

Women Muslims Outraged by Femen Action

Exposing Misunderstandings

Salafists protesting in Tunis (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Islamists Target Tunisia's Universities

Freedom under Threat

The Turkish pianist Fazil Say (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Turkish Pianist Fazil Say Sentenced for Insulting Islam

Playing the Wrong Tune

A man wearing a gas mask and a boy run away from a combat zone in Aleppo, Syria (photo: Getty Images/AFP)

Essay by the Syrian Writer Fawwaz Haddad

Children of a Divided Nation

Protest against the supply of weapons and surveillance technology to Arab states in Berlin (photo: Michael Gottschalk/dapd)

Weapons Exports to Countries of the Arab Spring

Armed to the Teeth

Supporters of the right-wing Pro-NRW movement in Germany demonstrating in Cologne in June 2012 under a heavy police presence (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

''Islamofascism''

A Brief History of a Controversial Term

Arsham Parsi (photo: public domain)

Interview with LGBT Rights Activist Arsham Parsi

''Rights are never given; we have to fight for them''

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