Nov 30, 2012

Ahwazi: Minority Groups Criticise Iran At UN

Members of Iran’s Arab, Kurdish and Baluch minorities spoke out against the Government of Iran’s persecution at a 28 November 2012 conference held by the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Nov 30, 2012

Ahwazi: Minority Groups Criticise Iran At UN

Members of Iran’s Arab, Kurdish and Baluch minorities spoke out against the Government of Iran’s persecution at a 28 November 2012 conference held by the United Nations Human Rights Coun...

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Nov 30, 2012

Oromo: Ethiopian PM Appoints Oromo As Deputy ...

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has appointed two new deputy premiers – one Oromo and one Tigray – in an attempt to create a more ethnically inclusive government leadership...

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Nov 30, 2012

East Turkestan: 50 Protesters Wounded By Poli...

On 28 November 2012, 50 Uyghurs were injured by police in Zhenping County during a protest in response to a Han Chinese man’s lifting of a Uyghur girl’s veil.

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Nov 30, 2012

Abkhazia: Russia To Resume Talks With Georgia...

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says his government is willing to resume dialogue with Georgia if Tbilisi recognises Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

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Nov 29, 2012

Hmong: No Recognition for Hmong Veterans

As the US celebrates Veteran’s Day, the Hmong contribution to the Vietnam War continues to go unacknowledged.

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Nov 29, 2012

Inner Mongolia: Human Rights Activists Subject...

China continues to place heavy constraints and surveillance on high-profile dissidents and their families in Inner Mongolia.

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Nov 29, 2012

Tibet: Dalai Lama Urges Commitment To Non-Violence...

Dalai Lama credits Indian philosophy for promoting peaceful and harmonious religious co-existence in the world’s largest democracy

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Nov 29, 2012

Mapuche: International Airport To ‘Occupy’...

The environmental impact study on a proposed international airport in Mapuche territory  has been denounced as a ‘lie’  which contravenes ILO Convention 169.

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