Topic: Human rights

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?

The Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem (photo: dpa)

Essay by Tony Klug

Two States – by Design or Disaster

Demonstration against Mubarak in June 2012 (photo: Reuters)

Egypt's and Tunisia's State Security Files

An Inaccessible Past

Wreckage and debris are seen after a car bomb exploded at a crowded petrol station in Barzeh al-Balad district in Damascus, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA on January 3, 2013 (photo: dapd)

Assad versus the Rebels

Syria to Experience 'Hell' before Transition

Refugees from Tawerga (photo: Markus Symank)

Refugees in Libya

Scapegoats for the Crimes of a Few

Uri Avnery (photo: Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview with the Israeli Peace Activist Uri Avnery

''Israel Needs Peace, Not Settlements''

The Community House in Jakarta (photo: DW)

The ''Community House'' in Jakarta

Education Gives Hope to Indonesian Slum Kids

Bahman Nirumand (photo: dpa)

''Human Rights as an Alibi'' by Bahman Nirumand

The Colonial Era Is Long Gone

Young men and youths demonstrating against the Assad regime in the area of al Qaterji, north-east of Aleppo, waving the flag of the Free Syrian Army (photo: dpa)

The War in Syria

China, the West, and the Russians share responsibility for the suffering

An array of photographs of African refugees and migrants (photo: picture-alliance/Milestone Media)

Clandestine Migration from Tunisia

Flight of the Hopeless

Screenshot of the Turkish daily 'Taraf' with a photograph of Hrant Dink and Mehmet Nihat Ömeroğlu (source: Taraf)

Turkey's New Ombudsman

Anti-Qualified

Anti-Assad demonstration in Damascus (photo: Reuters)

Syria's ''National Coalition''

Support for the Moderate Forces

Maryam al-Khawaja (photo: private copyright)

Interview with Maryam al-Khawaja

''Even if the men stop, the women will continue"

Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

Palestinian UN Initiative

A Positive Step

Female activists demonstrate against President Morsi's extention of power in Cairo (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Female Rights and the Arab Spring

A Backward Leap for Women

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