Mar 29, 2018

East Turkestan: Chinese Government Continues Forcefully Repatriating Uighurs with Complicit Foreign Countries

The issue of China’s intolerance towards the Uighur population is not often discussed, yet its diaspora of 1-1.6m is greater in size than the very vocal Tibetan diaspora. China’s disturbing tactics of repression to this primarily Muslim ethnic group in the Xinjiang region have included illegal repatriation of diaspora members with the suspected help of foreign nations such as Egypt, Thailand,...

Mar 29, 2018

East Turkestan: Chinese Government Continues Forcefully...

The issue of China’s intolerance towards the Uighur population is not often discussed, yet its diaspora of 1-1.6m is greater in size than the very vocal Tibetan diaspora. China’s disturbing...

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Mar 29, 2018

Ahwazi Arabs: Protest after Broadcasting Corporation...

Protests in the city of Ahwaz have occurred following the controversial exclusion of the Ahwazi Arab ethnicity in a Children’s program aired on Channel 2 of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting...

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Mar 28, 2018

Chittagong Hills Tracts: Solidarity - The Best...

After the attack perpetrated by the Bangladeshi military against two Marma girls in the Chittagong Hills Tracts Region, the population has rallied in solidarity to protect the victims. Queen Yan Yan, a...

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Mar 28, 2018

Ogoni: Death and Prison will not Remedy the Need...

Photo courtesy of flickr.com Far from presenting a solution for systematic violation of human rights affecting minorities in the Ogoniland region, the Nigerian government has proposed to build a jail...

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Mar 27, 2018

Ethiopia: Authorities Re-Arrest Recently Freed...

Ethiopian authorities have re-arrested several politicians and journalists who had recently been freed near the capital city of Addis Ababa. Among those arrested are journalists, politician Andualem Aragie...

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Mar 27, 2018

Balochistan: 70th Anniversary of Pakistani Occupation...

As 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of Pakistan’s occupation of Balochistan, a group of Baloch political and student activists gathered in Toronto to commemorate the sorrowful date. The event was...

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Mar 26, 2018

Ambazonia: Nigeria Hands over 47 Asylum-seekers...

In late January 2018, Nigeria forcefully returned 47 Southern Cameroonians asylum seekers to Cameroonian authorities. This decision constitutes a violation of the principle of non refoulement - enshrined...

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Mar 26, 2018

Brazil Condemned to allocate 1 million dollars...

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) ordered Brazil to pay 1 million dollars to the Xukuru community for violating their right to collective property. This sum constitutes reparation for the...

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