UNPO News

Jan 22, 2018

Who is Alaeddin Boroujerdi?

On 23 Jan 2018, the European Parliament will host Alaeddin Boroujerdi for an Exchange of Views. Currently the Chairman for the Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security of the Iranian Parliament, also called "Majlis", Mr Boroujerdi is part of the conservatives in Iran who support the Supreme Leader.  

Jan 22, 2018

Who is Alaeddin Boroujerdi?

On 23 Jan 2018, the European Parliament will host Alaeddin Boroujerdi for an Exchange of Views. Currently the Chairman for the Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security of the Iranian Parliament,...

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Jan 17, 2018

UNPO Welcomes Release of Dr Merera Gudina

Photo courtesy of Africa News UNPO welcomes the news of the release of Oromo opposition leader Dr Merera Gudina on Wednesday 17 January 2018. Dr Gudina had been a political prisoner for over a year after...

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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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