There were around 200,000 Sikhs in Afghanistan before the start of the conflict in 1979
New guidance, based on a ruling by Attorney General William Barr, says someone facing persecution because of family ties has to prove they’re from a well-known family.
Homosexuality is not a crime in the country but conversion therapy and persecution are rampant.
“All the deaths [of nature and humans] happening around us are because of the evildoing of these kinds of people.”
Whenever a man or cow dies in her village, or a priest accidentally burns his hair, it is pinned on Hira.
Why women are still convenient targets for witch-hunters in north east India.
Egypt has arrested 33 people and subjected at least five to forced anal examinations, human rights organizations say.
Activists say the "purge" has resumed, but not enough questions are being asked of Putin.