News related to Acheh

May 09, 2017

Acheh: ASNLF Activists Take Part in May Day Rally in Stockholm

Please find below a press release by ASNLF  In conjunction with the International Labor Day May 1st, around 50 activists of Acheh-Sumatra National Liberation Front (ASNLF) in Sweden and Denmark joined in a rally on the Stockholm highway to express their political aspirations. Along with other organizations from different nations in Stockholm, they delivered speeches and carried banners in this...

May 09, 2017

Acheh: ASNLF Activists Take Part in May Day Rally...

As was the case in previous years, members and supporters of the Acheh-Sumatra National Liberation Front (ASNLF) from different cities in Sweden participated in the May Day Rally on 1 May 2017 to raise...

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May 08, 2017

Aceh-Sumatra National Liberation Front’s (ASNLF)...

  The ASNLF, which represents the interests of the people of Aceh in Indonesia, as well as UNPO were supported by the participation of other civil society organizations such as the Human Rights Working...

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Dec 08, 2016

Aceh: Devastating Earthquake Strikes Region, Killing...

  Below is an article published by The New York Times: More than 100 people were killed early Wednesday [7 December 2016] and more were feared dead after a powerful earthquake struck the Indonesian...

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Oct 26, 2016

Aceh: Discriminatory Bylaws Violate Human Rig...

  The following article was published by The Jakarta Post:   While President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has committed to improving the lives of women across the country, including by...

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Jun 14, 2016

European Parliament Conference to Discuss Minority...

14 June 2016 | 9:30 – 16:00 | Room PHS7C050 | European Parliament | Brussels, Belgium   Despite South East Asia being a conglomerate of myriads of distinct ethnic, cultural, religious and...

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May 10, 2016

ASNLF in May Day Stockholm Parade

  (STOCKHOLM) The traditional Acheh song Hikayat Prang Sabi can be heard from one of the parade lineups on the streets of Stockholm.  The audience, however, was not Achehnese;...

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Apr 07, 2016

ASNLF General Assembly Confirms Current Leade...

Additionally, the General Assembly also appointed a number of board members to ensure that future leadership efforts continue to increase. Among others, the presence of Abdurrahman Ismail, better known...

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Apr 01, 2016

Acheh: The Hague Hosts ASNLF General Assembly

Below is a press released published by the ASNLF In connection with the expiration of the Acheh-Sumatra National Liberation Front (ASNLF) Presidium term of 2012- 2016, a General Assembly will be held...

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Aug 19, 2015

Acheh: Victims of Armed Conflict Pressure Indonesia...

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: Victims of the armed conflict in the Indonesian province of Aceh are demanding an explanation for the violence and killings that plagued the region for three decades from 1976. They...

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Jul 20, 2015

UNPO’s XII General Assembly Adopts Resolution...

  Below is the full text of the resolution:   Resolution The UNPO General Assembly, ACKNOWLEDGES the struggle of People of Acheh for Self-Determination and Independence, UNDERLINES all...

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May 20, 2015

Acheh: ASNLF Activists Participate in May Day...

Below is a press release issued by the Achech-Sumatra National Liberation Front:    ASNLF members and its supporters from Europe and USA took part in the rally of May Day in Stockholm, Sweden....

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Nov 26, 2014

UNPO Members Speak at 7th Session of UN Minority...

Several UNPO members (including Rehoboth Basters, Ogaden and Afrikaners) participated at the seventh Session of the Forum on Minority Issues held in Geneva, Switzerland, on 25 and 26 November 2014. This...

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Aug 29, 2014

Acheh: Indonesia Under Fire for Rights Abuses

The following article is taken from UCA News. Many of the victims were civilians, the rights groups said. The conflict, which began in 1976, ended with the signing of a peace deal in Helsinki, Finland...

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Mar 18, 2014

UN HRC Side Event Illustrates Critical Human Rights...

Geneva, 14 March 2014 – On the occasion of the 25th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in cooperation with the Nonviolent...

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