UNPO News

Jan 16, 2018

UNPO Strongly Condemns Romanian PM Mihahi Tudose’s Threats to Ethnic Hungarians

Photo courtesy of: Politica On Monday 8 January 2018, three Hungarian minority parties signed a resolution calling for autonomy for the Romanian region of Szeklerland, where the Hungarian national minority represents in fact a regional majority. In response, the country’s Prime Minister Mihai Tudose made a veiled threat to hang members of the ethnic minority in Hungary next to their flags. He...

Jan 16, 2018

UNPO Strongly Condemns Romanian PM Mihahi Tudose’s...

Photo courtesy of: Politica On Monday 8 January 2018, three Hungarian minority parties signed a resolution calling for autonomy for the Romanian region of Szeklerland, where the Hungarian national minority...

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Jan 16, 2018

MEPs Urge Bulgaria Not to Deport Uyghur Asylum...

A number of cross-party MEPs, including European Parliament Vice President Fabio Massimo Castaldo, have signed and authorised the issue of a press release on 5 Uyghur asylum seekers who are currently...

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Jan 12, 2018

UNPO and UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention...

The United Nations’ (UN) Working Group on Arbitrary Detention recently published an opinion on the case that led thirteen activists in jail  in Mauritania, due to their belonging to the Initiative...

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Jan 12, 2018

Iranian Minorities and Oppositions Discuss the...

On 11 January 2018, the conference titled "Vision for Democratic Solution to the Crisis in the Middle East and Iran" was organised by the European United Left/Nordic Green Left (GUE/NGL) political group...

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Jan 11, 2018

Chameria: President Festim Lato at the European...

On 9 January 2018, head of the Chameria Foundation for Democracy Festim Lato rose awareness about Greece’s disrespect for the Cham people’s right to justice on the occasion of a conference...

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Jan 11, 2018

Update: UNPO Deeply Condemns the Violence in the...

In the early week of October 2017, multiple civilians were killed following demonstrations calling for the independence of Southern Cameroons organised by the country’s Anglophone population. The...

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Jan 05, 2018

What is Happening in Iran?

Photo credit to Le Parisien The recent outbreak of demonstrations in Iran is attracting the attention of the world along with a rising concern for the civil population of Iran that is suffering violent...

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Jan 04, 2018

On Ogoni Day, UNPO Strongly Condemns Nigerian...

Dating back to 4 January 1993, Ogoni Day is celebrated to remember the Ogonis’ peaceful struggle against discrimination, suppression and the destruction of their environment and livelihoods by international...

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