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View Resource US Department of State: Table of Contents for Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1996

These reports, annually issued to the US Congress by the State Department, as mandated by law, contain information "regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights... in countries that receive [US] assistance as well as in other foreign countries." The reports are provided by the US embassies in the countries covered, as well as other State Department officers (see the preface for...

https://www.state.gov/www/global/human_rights/1996_hrp_repor...
View Resource Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1997

The US State Department has released the 1997 version of country human rights practices reports for 194 countries around the world. The reports are issued to meet a statutory requirement of the Department, and cover countries that receive US foreign aid, as well as many countries that do not. The reports are produced by US embassies around the world, in collaboration with various State Department...

https://www.state.gov/www/global/human_rights/1997_hrp_repor...
View Resource Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1998

The US State Department released its annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices to the US Congress on February 26. Composed from evidence and data gathered by embassy staff, government officials, military sources, human-rights monitors, journalists, and others, the reports are designed to serve as a resource for shaping policy, conducting diplomacy, and determining international resource...

https://www.state.gov/www/global/human_rights/1998_hrp_repor...
View Resource Not Part of My Sentence: Violations of the Human Rights of Women in Custody

Released on March 4, 1999, as part of its Rights For All campaign on the US, this comprehensive report from Amnesty International documents "violations of the internationally guaranteed human rights of women incarcerated in the United States," including sexual misconduct and abuse by prison officials, mistreatment of pregnant prisoners, and inadequate medical care. As the report reveals, these...

https://www.amnestyusa.org/
View Resource Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1999

The US State Department released its annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices to the US Congress on February 25. Composed from evidence and data gathered by embassy staff, government officials, military sources, human-rights monitors, journalists, and others, the reports are designed to serve as a tool for shaping policy, conducting diplomacy, and determining international resource...

https://www.state.gov/www/global/human_rights/99hrp_index.ht...
View Resource 2000 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

In early 2001 the US State Department released the 25th edition of its Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. The report cites continued abuses in countries that have long been noted for human rights violations, including Iraq, North Korea, Cuba, and Afghanistan. It also notes a worsening in China's human rights record, perhaps signalling a tougher stance towards the world's most populous...

https://www.state.gov/j/drl/rls/hrrpt/2000/
View Resource The Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2001

Recently released by the US State Department, the 2001 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices was designed to give voice to those who have been denied the freedoms and rights provided in the Universal Declaration on Human Rights. Covering internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights for nearly every country, the collection of reports is separated into six regions...

https://www.state.gov/j/drl/rls/hrrpt/2001/