Self-Determination

Dec 13, 2017

Iranian Kurdistan: Solidarity for the Independence Referendum Harshly Sentenced

Photo courtesy of CNN The Islamic Republic of Iran strongly condemned the Kurdish referendum for independence in Iraq, fearing the destabilisation of the region and irredentist claims from Kurdish nationalists. Accusing the referendum to be unconstitutional, the Iranian authorities repress any sign of support for the Kurdish independence and recently sentenced innocents for showing their support....

Dec 13, 2017

Iranian Kurdistan: Solidarity for the Independence...

Photo courtesy of CNN The Islamic Republic of Iran strongly condemned the Kurdish referendum for independence in Iraq, fearing the destabilisation of the region and irredentist claims from Kurdish...

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Dec 13, 2017

Ahwazi: Seizure of Farm Lands Destabilises the...

Iranian security forces violently suppressed ongoing demonstrations in the city of Ahwaz. In November 2017, farmers had been illegally expulsed from their lands by Etka, an organisation affiliated with...

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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 08, 2017

Crimean Tatars: OSCE Member States Advocate in...

Photo Courtesy of Wikimedia On 7 December 2017, the delegations of twelve countries, including Canada, Sweden, the United States and the UK, have advocated for increased pressure on the Russian Federation...

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Dec 04, 2017

Corsica: Territorial Elections Demonstrate Strong...

Photo courtesy of : The Local On 1 January 2018, Corsica will experience its fourth change of legal status since 1982. On Sunday 3 December 2017, Corsicans voted in majority for the nationalist list Pè...

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Dec 01, 2017

Chittagong Hill Tracts: PCJSS President Brings...

Photo Courtesy of The Daily Star On 29 November 2017, Jyotirindra Bodhipriya Larma has claimed that crucial aspects of the Chittagong Hill Tracts peace accord have still not been implemented. On the occasion...

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Nov 28, 2017

Oromo: Activist Yonatan Tesfaye gets reduced Jail...

Photo Courtesy of Oromia movies Oromo activist Yonatan Tesfaye, who was convicted of terrorism charges in May 25, 2017, had his sentenced reduced by three years. The federal Supreme Court of Ethiopia...

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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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