Jun 07, 2021

EU Member State Bilateral Agreements Threaten China Human Rights Defenders

55 pro-democracy activists in exile – with the support of Safeguard Defenders, Hong Kong Watch and the World Uyghur Congress – have called for “urgent coordinated action to suspend all Bilateral Extradition Agreements between EU Member States and the People’s Republic of China.” In a letter, sent to European Union (EU) leaders, highlights the dangers of a lack of coordinated...

Jun 07, 2021

EU Member State Bilateral Agreements Threaten...

55 pro-democracy activists in exile – with the support of Safeguard Defenders, Hong Kong Watch and the World Uyghur Congress – have called for “urgent coordinated action to suspend all...

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Jun 03, 2021

UNPO Condemns Life Sentence Imposed on Hushtar...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) condemns the life sentence given to Hushtar Isa, the brother of Dolkun Isa, the head of the World Uyghur Congress. Hushtar Isa's life sentence...

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Apr 29, 2021

European Parliament calls for immediate reassessment...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) welcomes the European Parliament’s 29 April 2021 resolution on the blasphemy laws in Pakistan. The resolution is significant not only for...

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Apr 20, 2021

Khmer Krom: Activist arrested for distributing...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) is calling on the international community to condemn the authorities responsible for the arrest and detention of a Khmer Krom human rights defender...

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Mar 30, 2021

"USA has not supported self-determination...

On 30 March 2021, independent UN experts made public a joint allegation letter (JAL) submitted by three UN Special Rapporteurs to the US Government concerning ongoing human rights violations suffered by...

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Feb 25, 2021

Iran: Minorities Continue to be Systematically...

UNPO strongly condemns the systematic targeting of Baluch and Kurdish border carriers by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and calls upon the international community and the relevant UN institutions...

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Dec 30, 2020

Timeline: Hmong

The Hmong community, and in particular the ChaoFa Hmong, have a long history of being discriminated against and having their human rights violated by the LPRP. They face uncompensated land confiscation,...

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Dec 17, 2020

Iranian Minorities in Europe: UNPO Welcomes EU...

On 17 December 2020, the European Parliament passed a resolution on Iran focusing on 2012 EU Sakharov Prize Winner Nasrin Sotoudeh and other Iranian human rights defenders. The Unrepresented Nations and...

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