Freedom of Belief and Expression

Nov 22, 2017

Ogaden: Somali Parliament Declare Transfer of Citizen to Ethiopia Illegal

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 laws. Mr Muse, a leader of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) had been detained and extradited to Ethiopia in August 2017, despite being a citizen of Somalia and therefore under the...

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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Nov 21, 2017

Iranian Kurdistan: Hunger Striker and Political...

Photo above of Mohammed Nazari On 15 November 2017, Mohammad Nazari, Khalid Fereydouni and Omar Faghihpour were badly beaten by guards at Rajaee Shahr Prison in Karaj, west of Tehran where they were being...

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Nov 13, 2017

Balochistan: WBO to Appeal Controversial TfL Decision...

Photo Courtesy of World Baloch Organisation Transport for London (TfL) comes under scrutiny for their swift 24-hour decision to pull London taxi advertisements which highlight human rights abuses in Balochistan....

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Oct 02, 2017

Crimean Tatars: Ilmi Umerov Sentenced to Two Years...

Photo courtesy of Adam Jones On 27 September 2017, the Crimean Tatar leader Ilmi Umeroy was convicted by Russian-appointed judges in Simferopol on spurious separatism charges. An outspoken critic of Russia’s...

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Sep 15, 2017

HRC36 Side-Event: Freedom of Religion or Belief...

On 14 September 2017, the Nonviolent Radical Party, Transnational and Transparty and the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) organised a side-event to the 36th session of the Human Rights...

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Sep 14, 2017

HRC Side-Event: Freedom of Religion or Belief...

On the occasion of the 36th Regular Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), the Nonviolent Radical Party, Transnational and Transparty (NVRPTT) in cooperation with the Unrepresented Nations...

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Sep 14, 2017

Uyghurs: China Operates Political and Ideological...

Photo Courtesy of  Peter Morgan @Flickr.com Since April 2017, Chinese authorities have been running political and ideological re-education camps. In addition to the restrictions that the Uyghurs...

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Sep 01, 2017

Southern Azerbaijan: Activist Freed After Months...

Photo courtesy of HRA News    Last Monday [28 August 2017], Azeri human rights activist Habib Sasanian was released on bail in Iran after more than a year of detention. During his time in Tabriz...

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