Published in: Can Europe Make It?Breaking France’s addiction to its state of emergency
Human Rights Watch’s own research has found repeated abuses against ordinary people during policing operations under emergency powers.
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaMaking local ceasefires work in Syria
Any approach to Syria should be judged by its ability to stop the daily abuses against civilians. Advocates of local ceasefires must strive for a balance between immediate relief from the daily suffering and commitment to basic rights and the aspirations of Syrians.