Politics & Diplomacy

Dec 11, 2017

Tibet: Activists Protest Against India Visit of China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Photo courtesy of Cherry Honey Free Tibet activists in India protested against the trilateral meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Russia, India and China, which were held this Monday, 11 December 2017, in the Doklam Region of Buthan. Adding to the troublesome human rights situation in Tibet, China is constructing a 1000-km long tunnel passing through Tibetan territory. The constructions have destroyed...

Dec 11, 2017

Tibet: Activists Protest Against India Visit of...

Photo courtesy of Cherry Honey Free Tibet activists in India protested against the trilateral meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Russia, India and China, which were held this Monday, 11 December 2017,...

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Dec 11, 2017

Haratin: President Abdel Aziz for the First Time...

Photo courtesy of Magharebia Following recent reports about slavery in Libya, international anti-slavery movements have paid increased attention to the situation in Mauritania. For years, abolishment...

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Dec 07, 2017

AIM and UNPO Call for Release of AIM Coordina...

On 7 December 2017, the Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM) and news sources such as the Kathmandu Post report that AIM coordinator Dr CK Raut, was arrested by the Nepalese police, allegedly for encouraging...

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Dec 01, 2017

Hmong: Lawyer of Hmong Descent Gets Appointed...

Photo Courtesy of MPRN On 30 November 2017 Governor Mark Dayton made a historic appointment to the Minnesota Courts by appointing the state’s first judge of Hmong descent, attorney Sophia Vuelo....

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Nov 29, 2017

Taiwan: Activist Sentenced to 5 Years in Jail...

Photo courtesy of Reuters On 28 November 2017, Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che was jailed for 5 years on charges of “attacking” the Chinese government and spreading “Western style democracy”...

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Nov 28, 2017

Ahwaz: Human Rights Organization AHRO condemns...

Photo Courtesy of AHRO.com Due to their promotion and fostering of the Arab culture, four cultural activists of the Ahwaz community have been arrested in Iran, earlier this year. The Ahwaz community has...

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Nov 27, 2017

Tibet: Chinese Players Refuse to Continue Football...

Photo Courtesy of Matt Dickman @Flickr A football match between the Chinese U-20 team and the German TSV Schott Mainz team was interrupted as the Chinese players refused to continue playing. Their refusal...

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Nov 22, 2017

Ogaden: Somali Parliament Declare Transfer of...

Somalia’s Parliament has released a report stating that the Somali government’s detention and subsequent transfer of Mr Abdikarin Sheikh Muse to Ethiopia, was a breach of both Somali and international...

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