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What does CCPR stand for?

CCPR stands for Covenant on Civil and Political Rights


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Amnesty said Indonesia was a state party to The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights denies the allegations but refuses to allow foreign media or aid workers into the province to conduct independent inquiries.
The lack of consular aid "raises concerns about whether or not his right to a fair trial, guaranteed in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and binding on the United States, was fully upheld," a statement from Pillay's office said.
His lack of knowledge of human rights laws is evident by the absence of awareness of two international covenants ratified by the United States: the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and the International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ICESCR.
There is a risk, warns the committee, that restrictive libel laws could affect legitimate international discussion, contrary to article 19 of the covenant on civil and political rights, which guarantees the right to freedom of speech "regardless of borders".
Cuban Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque said the signing of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights "formalizes and reaffirms Cuba's commitment to the rights protected in both instruments which my country has been systematically implementing since the time of the Cuban revolution in 1959"; But he served notice that "as far as the scope and application of several of the elements contained in these international instruments, Cuba will register those reservations or interpretative declarations it considers relevant.