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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Mark Zuckerberg’s boast about Facebook’s data storage was torn apart by human rights groups

Facebook's is building a data center in Singapore, a country with a poor record on freedom of expression according to human rights groups.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at Great Wall of China on Thursday. He implicitly expressed his support for China's crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang, Chinese state media reported.

Saudi crown prince defended China’s imprisonment of a million Muslims in internment camps, giving Xi Jinping a reason to continue his ‘pre...

It came during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's trade trip to China this week, where Riyadh and China signed $28 billion worth of deals.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.

In a massive rebuke to Trump, GOP senators demand that Mike Pompeo investigate Jamal Khashoggi’s death

Trump faces ongoing pressure from Congress to do more about Jamal Khashoggi's killing. Now GOP senators are eyeing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
President Xi Jinping.

China is detaining people for posting on Twitter in an escalation of its mission to silence internet users

While Twitter is officially not available in China, a small percentage of Chinese internet users access it using special software.
Civil rights leaders, including Martin Luther King, Jr., surrounded by crowds carrying signs, Washington, DC, 1963.

21 of the most important human rights milestones in the last 100 years

Widespread women's suffrage, the end of segregation in the US, and the creation of the UN are a few milestones that occurred in the last 100 years.
n Uighur woman protests in front of policemen at a street on July 7, 2009 in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang Uighur autonomous region, China.

China commits a disgusting self-own while defending its crackdown on Muslims

A Chinese state mouthpiece tweeted to ask why people declare "a humanitarian crisis when #Xinjiang attempts to turn [Uighurs] into normal people?"
A migrant family runs away from tear gas in front of the border wall with Mexico in Tijuana, Mexico, on November 25, 2018.

Backlash erupts after the Trump administration fires tear gas at migrants in clash at the US-Mexico border

US officials launched tear gas at migrants in a confrontation at a US border facility near Tijuana Sunday, and agencies were defensive amid backlash.
A demonstrator dressed as Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman holds up a bone saw outside the White House in Washington, DC, on October 19, 2018, as protesters demand justice for missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Dozens of prominent activists have been held for months in Saudi Arabia without charge — and the spotlight on the Kingdom’s human rights r...

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been leading a push for modernization — cracking down hard on anyone that stands in his way.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Saudi Arabia has reportedly been torturing human-rights activists held in its prisons without charge for over six months

Saudi Arabia's human-rights record has been under more scrutiny than ever in the wake of the brutal murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Women are screened for malnutrition at a joint UNICEF-WFP Rapid Response Mission (RRM), which delivers critical supplies and services to those displaced by conflict, in Nyanapol, northern Jonglei, March 3, 2015.

Facebook let a family sell their 16-year-old girl as a child bride, and only noticed 2 weeks later

Facebook said it removed the post and permanently disabled the account when it learned about the post. But by then the girl was already married off.