UNPO News

Feb 19, 2020

UNPO Submits Report to EP on Religious Persecution in Pakistan ahead of GSP+ Meeting

The UNPO has submitted a report to the members of the EP Trade Committee (INTA) highlighting concerns with religious persecution in Pakistan ahead of meeting on GSP+. 

Feb 19, 2020

UNPO Submits Report to EP on Religious Persecution...

The UNPO has submitted a report to the members of the EP Trade Committee (INTA) highlighting concerns with religious persecution in Pakistan ahead of meeting on GSP+. 

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Feb 19, 2020

Ambazonia: Women Promote Peaceful Dialogue amid...

In conflict-stricken Cameroon, women are at the front line of promoting peaceful dialogue. According to Gladys Mbuya, national president of the International Federation of Women Lawyers, women created...

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Feb 19, 2020

East Turkestan: New Leaks Reveal Details of Extreme...

The most recent leak of documents regarding China’s policy towards its Muslim minority has revelaed further details behind the mass incarceration of Uyghurs in Xinjiang. In the document, a case was...

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Feb 18, 2020

Crimean Tatars: Russian-controlled Court Backs...

Veteran activist Vedzhie Kashka died during an FSB operation that sought to detain the 83-year-old Crimean Tatar. A Russian-controlled court in occupied Crimea ruled that Kashka died due to her advanced...

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Feb 17, 2020

Ambazonia: Armed Men Kill 22 Villagers, Including...

Armed men committed a massacre on at least 22 people in Ambazonia, including 14 children and a pregnant women. A local official of the UN's humanitarian coordination agency OCHA confirmed the event, adding...

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Feb 14, 2020

Somaliland: Somali President Apologizes for Atrocities...

At a judicial conference in Mogadishu on 13 February 2020, the President of the Federal Government of Somalia Mohamed Abdilahi Farmajo apologized for the first time in three decades for the atrocities...

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Feb 13, 2020

Biram Dah Abeid to receive the 2020 Geneva Summit...

On 17 February 2020, Mauritanian politician and anti-slavery advocate Biram Dah Abeid is set to receive the 2020 Geneva Summit Courage Award for his “extraordinary courage in fighting slavery in...

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Feb 13, 2020

Tibet: Sino-Nepal Agreement Raises Concern of...

Details of the agreement signed by Nepal and China in October 2019, during Chinese President Xi Junping’s visit to Kathmandu, have recently become public, after Nepal’s Minister of Foreign...

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