Title

Afghanistan: UN experts urge swift global action to protect human rights and prevent ‘civilian slaughter’

Author Information

United Nations Human Rights

Date of Publication

2021 12:00 AM

Security Theme

Migration

Keywords

Migration, afghanistan, human rights

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UN human rights experts* today issued a statement calling on Member States to take immediate and preventive action to prevent the slaughter of civilians, the destruction of essential civilian infrastructure, and the undoing of decades of human rights, rule of law and gender equality work to advance the health, education, culture and social infrastructure of Afghanistan. Their statement is as follows:

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Jan 1st, 12:00 AM

Afghanistan: UN experts urge swift global action to protect human rights and prevent ‘civilian slaughter’

UN human rights experts* today issued a statement calling on Member States to take immediate and preventive action to prevent the slaughter of civilians, the destruction of essential civilian infrastructure, and the undoing of decades of human rights, rule of law and gender equality work to advance the health, education, culture and social infrastructure of Afghanistan. Their statement is as follows: