UNPO News

Sep 11, 2017

Iranian Kurdistan: Crackdown on Peaceful Demonstrators Showing Support for Kolber Workers

Photo courtesy of Kurdistan Human Rights Network On 4 September 2017, two male smugglers were shot by Iranian forces and demonstrations in solidarity of the two kolber workers arose among shop keepers in Sanandaj. The Komala Party of Iranian Kurdistan reveals in this article that human rights violations have increased significantly since his appointment.  Indeed, Tehran’s centralisation...

Sep 11, 2017

Iranian Kurdistan: Crackdown on Peaceful Demonstrators...

Photo courtesy of Kurdistan Human Rights Network On 4 September 2017, two male smugglers were shot by Iranian forces and demonstrations in solidarity of the two kolber workers arose among shop keepers...

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Sep 08, 2017

Balochistan: Human Rights Organisation Claims...

The Baloch Human Rights Organization (BHRO) has claimed that so far this year, August has been the month rifest in human right violations. In the month of August alone, 91 people were judicially executed,...

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Sep 07, 2017

UNPO and WBO Celebrate Balochi Culture in London...

On 2 September 2017, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in collaboration with the World Baloch Organisation (WBO) convened a large-scale cultural event, entitled the “Baloch...

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Aug 31, 2017

Illegal detention and refoulement of Somali refugee...

Photo courtesy of the Horn Observer On 23 August 2017, a Somali refugee from the Ogaden region, having been living in Mogadishu, Somalia, for three years, was arrested by the regional security...

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Aug 16, 2017

UNPO Severely Condemns Dolkun Isa’s Detention...

    The night before Dolkun Isa’s brief arrest by the Italian Security Services at the request of Beijing on 26 July 2017 in Rome, the Italian Senate's Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman...

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Aug 11, 2017

HRLHA Denounces Use of Torture and Systematic...

Photo courtesy of AllAfrica   A recent press release by the Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa (HRLHA) denounces the violence and the inhuman conditions that inmates face in Ethiopian prisons....

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Aug 09, 2017

UNPO Commemorates International Day of the World’s...

  In 1994, the United Nations General Assembly voted for the establishment of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, celebrated since then every 9 August. This year [2017]...

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Aug 08, 2017

Italian Politicians Inquire About Uyghur HR Activist...

Following the detention and denial of entry into the Italian Senate of Mr Dolkun Isa - Vice-President of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and Secretary General of the World Uyghur...

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