Navalny honoured, Regeni trial begins: human rights this fortnight – in pictures

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  • A idiosyncratic paints implicit an representation of Alexei Navalny, the starring professional of Vladimir Putin, successful St Petersburg. Navalny, who survived an assassination effort and is present jailed successful Russia, was awarded the EU’s Sakharov prize for quality rights this week.

    A idiosyncratic    paints implicit    the representation  of jailed Kremlin professional  Alexei Navalny successful  Saint Petersburg
  • A antheral is reunited with his household extracurricular Insein situation successful Yangon. Myanmar authorities said it would release much than 5,000 prisoners arrested during anti-coup protests since the subject seized powerfulness successful February.

    A antheral   is reunited with his household  extracurricular  Insein situation  successful  Yangon
  • Jineth Bedoya, a salient Colombian writer and campaigner, was recognised by the Inter-American tribunal of quality rights arsenic having suffered ‘grave verbal, carnal and intersexual aggressions’ for which the authorities was responsible. Bedoya was kidnapped, raped and tortured portion reporting connected her country’s civilian warfare successful May 2000. Only 3 of her attackers person faced justice. Two far-right militia fighters were convicted implicit the crimes successful 2019.

    Jineth Bedoya, a salient  Colombian writer  and campaigner, was recognised by the Inter-American tribunal  of quality  rights connected  Monday arsenic  having suffered ‘grave verbal, carnal   and intersexual  aggressions’ for which the authorities   was responsible
  • A antheral takes a selfie connected Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach, wherever quality rights activists hung achromatic flags to people the deaths of astir 600,000 radical successful Brazil from Covid-19. A legislature enquiry recovered that President Jair Bolsonaro should beryllium charged with crimes against humanity and jailed for his ‘macabre’ absorption to the coronavirus pandemic.

    A antheral   takes a selfie astatine  Copacabana formation  successful  Rio de Janeiro wherever  quality  rights activists hung achromatic  flags to people    the deaths of astir   600,000 radical   successful  Brazil to Covid-19
  • Slogans written connected the pavement successful Kraków during a protestation against the Polish government’s attraction of migrants. The UN and quality rights groups accidental Poland is breaking the law by refusing asylum to refugees. Polish MPs voted past week to physique a €350m (£295m) Trump-style partition connected the borderline with Belarus amid claims that the Belarusian person Alexander Lukashenko was using migrants arsenic leverage connected EU states to reverse sanctions.

    A idiosyncratic   writes connected  the pavement successful  chalk during a protestation  against the Polish government’s attraction    of refugees successful  Kraków
  • The household  of slain Italian researcher   Giulio Regeni, pictured successful  Rome with their lawyer
  • A van with a poster picturing the murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi and Saudi Arabia’s crown prince and effectual leader, Mohammed bin Salman, extracurricular St James’ Park stadium successful Newcastle. Khashoggi’s 2018 sidesplitting was highlighted amid protests implicit Saudi Arabia’s quality rights violations aft the country’s sovereign wealthiness money bought Newcastle United shot club.

    A van with a poster highlighting Saudi Arabia’s quality  rights violations, including the 2018 sidesplitting  of writer  Jamal Khashoggi, pictured extracurricular  St James’ Park successful  Newcastle.
  • ‘Cyrus’, a transgender antheral successful an abusive narration successful Uganda, wherever cheery enactment is against the instrumentality and it is astir intolerable for the LGBT community to entree services tackling home violence. ‘The idiosyncratic I’m dating thinks helium is doing maine a favour. And possibly helium is right. Being azygous is pugnacious and arsenic a transgender person, nary 1 truly cares astir us,’ says Cyrus.

    Cyrus (not his existent  name) is simply a transgender idiosyncratic   who was successful  an abusive narration   successful  Uganda
  • José Luis Martín C Gascón, a Filipino lawyer who chaired the Philippines committee connected quality rights and was known for his nationalist confrontations with the country’s president, Rodrigo Duterte, died of Covid-19 earlier this month. He is pictured starring families of victims of alleged extrajudicial killings successful a protestation against Duterte’s ‘war connected drugs’.

    José Luis Martín C Gascón
  • Tour guides successful Xinjiang basal earlier a ample photograph showing China’s antithetic taste minorities. Beijing has been accused of committing genocide against Uyghurs successful the region. Zhang Jun, China’s ambassador to the UN, said: ‘The champion reply to China’s quality rights concern is recovered successful people’s blessed beingness and smiling faces.’

    Tour guides basal   successful  beforehand   of a ample  photograph  showing antithetic  taste   groups successful  Xinjiang, China
  • A kid skipping successful a campy for internally displaced radical extracurricular Sana’a successful Yemen. In a ballot called by Saudi Arabia’s state Bahrain, 21 members of the UN quality rights council, including China, Cuba, Pakistan, Russia and Venezuela, voted to unopen down warfare transgression investigations successful Yemen.

    A kid  plays with a skipping enactment      successful  a campy  for internally displaced persons connected  the outskirts of Sana’a successful  Yemen
  • Dmitry Muratov, exertion of Novaya Gazeta, 1 of Russia’s astir fearless quality outlets, and associated victor of the 2021 Nobel bid prize, speaks to journalists successful Moscow. Since Novaya Gazeta was established by Muratov and colleagues successful 1993, it has investigated corruption wrong and extracurricular Russia, arsenic good arsenic the agelong wars successful Chechnya. Muratov dedicated the Nobel prize to six of his paper’s journalists, who were murdered for their work.

    Dmitry Muratov, editor-in-chief of Novaya Gazeta, and a victor  of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, speaks with journalists successful  Moscow
  • Maria Ressa, a Filipina writer and chap Nobel bid prize laureate with Muratov. The award, which recognised the value of autarkic media to democracy, was hailed arsenic a ‘triumph of information implicit lies’. Ressa, co-founder of the Philippine’s quality website Rappler, is appealing against a six-year situation condemnation for libel. She said of the award: ‘I anticipation it gives adrenaline and vigor to Filipino journalists that we are not alone, that the satellite is watching.’

    Maria Ressa, the Philippine journalist, was awarded the 2021 Nobel bid    prize