Human Rights Watch Article Rating

Yemen: Detained African Migrants Tortured, Raped

Aug 10, 2021 View Original Article
  • Bias Rating

    10% Center

  • Reliability

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  • Policy Leaning

    74% Very Conservative

  • Politician Portrayal

    -19% Negative

Bias Score Analysis

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Contributing sentiments towards policy:

64% : In November 2017, Saudi Arabia opened a major campaign to deport undocumented workers and by April 1 had apprehended over 885,000 people violating labor or residency laws, including 12,477 whom Saudi border guards caught trying to cross the border from Yemen.
50% : He intended to apply for asylum but was detained before he was able to.
45% : "Both the Yemeni authorities and the Houthis need to work with the United Nations refugee agency to establish a process that would allow African migrants to seek asylum or otherwise get needed protection," Frelick said.
43% : He still wants to apply for asylum, but said he was afraid to go to the UNHCR office, because was worried he would be apprehended en route. "
42% : "Many people in the [detention center] deserve asylum but have no way to ask for asylum."
36% : migrants and displaced people to the detention center.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

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