Another example is Syria, which has a history with major human rights violations, is going through a civil war. When governments like Syria which was formerly a unitary government takes control over people lives, the citizens of Syria demand some type of equality. In a realistic perspective, how does one person have control of another person’s life, when we are all humans? The Syrian government hasn’t been getting involved in any of the human violations issues with the mass murdering from the rebels. Other foreign countries like the United States, France, and Britain should get involved and attempt to stop the murdering and helped fix the problems or try to discuss a method to tame the rebels.
A major problem in Syria is that the U.S. did not support the initial rebels. Since the U.S. didn’t get involved with the rebels, it allowed al Qaeda to support them and they are now associated with al Qaeda forces who supply the rebels with weapons and other things. The only benef... ... middle of paper ... ...y, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide & Travel/Holidays/Cities. N.p., n.d. Web.
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For years the Islamic extremists have been terrorizing and violating the rights of the Egyptian people, as well as innocent bystanders that have come to visit Egypt. The government granted special powers to the military leaders to try to stop these attacks on their people; but, in doing so, they have created another problem. Out of fear of this unrest, the military police have gone too far in their investigation efforts. The military police began mass arrests of the Islamic people and interrogating these possible terrorists in ways that violate their human rights. These interrogation methods often involved beatings and electroshock torture.
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