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60th Anniversary of Human Rights Declaration

Posted December. 10, 2008 05:28,   


Today marks the 60th anniversary of the Universal Human Rights Declaration, despite dignity and justice apparently a far cry from reality. A baby sips water from its mother’s hand in Harare, Zimbabwe. Human rights violations such as terrorist attacks, killing, torture and poverty are taking place not just in Zimbabwe, a country reeling from political insecurity, economic breakdown and an outbreak of cholera, but also all around the world.