Sep 19, 2020

Southern Mongolia: Chinese Foreign Minister's Visit to Mongolia Triggers Protests

The official visit of China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi to Mongolia on September 15 and 16 to meet with Mongolian President, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister triggered a wave of protests amid Mongolian anger over a new language policy unveiled earlier this month in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia.  According to Reuters, around 100 protesters gathered in front of the...

Sep 19, 2020

Southern Mongolia: Chinese Foreign Minister's...

The official visit of China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi to Mongolia on September 15 and 16 to meet with Mongolian President, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister triggered a wave of protests amid...

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Sep 18, 2020

Crimean Tatars: EU Calls on Russia to Release...

The EU spokesman Peter Stano has called on Russia to release all “illegally detained” Crimean Tatars. The case refers to the military court in Rostov-on-Don that sentenced eight Crimean Tatars...

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Sep 17, 2020

Southern Mongolia: Parents, Civil Servants and...

Mongolian parents, the civil servants, party members and teachers of Mongolian descent are under tremendous pressure to send their children to school, says Enghebatu Togochog, UNPO member and Director...

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Sep 17, 2020

Gilgit-Baltistan: Pakistan to Make Disputed Territory...

According to a report in the Express Tribune, the Minister for Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan Affairs, Ali Amin Gandapur, said on Wednesday 16 September 2020 that Prime Minister Imran Khan would soon visit...

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Sep 16, 2020

Southern Mongolia: More than 5,000 Arrested during...

Protests against the school reform making Chinese the main language of education, and confining Mongolian to the status of a subject, have led to the , some 5,000 Mongolian-speaking students, parents,...

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Sep 16, 2020

Pakistan: "Worst of the Times" for Country's...

Pakistan has long been labelled as one of the most dangerous countries for reporters. Now, since Imran Khan became prime minister, the military’s influence on the government has grown as has...

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Sep 15, 2020

Catalonia: ANC Holds Covid-Safe Protests Across...

Marking the day of “La Diada”, the anniversary of the day Barcelona fell to Spanish forces in 1714, the Assemblea Nacional Catalana (ANC) organised a mass protest across Catalonia, adhering...

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Sep 15, 2020

Crimean Tatars: The Persecution of Civic Jour...

In light of the Russia-imposed censorship that squeezed out independent media outlets from Crimea, members of the Crimean Tatar community who had not previously worked as journalists have started...

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