Jan 29, 2020

Somaliland: Seeking Self-Determination Through Sport

MENAFN (Somaliland Sun) reported that the unrecognized state of Somaliland is pushing towards self-determination through sports. While the government of Somaliland controls most of the area that it claims and is more stable than the rest of Somalia, it has still not managed to gain international recognition as an independent state, despite having declared its independence in 1991 after the Somali civil...

Jan 29, 2020

Somaliland: Seeking Self-Determination Through...

MENAFN (Somaliland Sun) reported that the unrecognized state of Somaliland is pushing towards self-determination through sports. While the government of Somaliland controls most of the area that it claims...

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Jan 28, 2020

Tibet: China's Newly Introduced 'Ethnic...

The Central Tibetan Administration has warned that China’s newly introduced ‘ethnic unity’ law is yet another tool put forward by Beijing to advance Sinicization. The legislation calls...

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Jan 21, 2020

50 years since Britain's complicity in the...

The 50th anniversary of the Biafran civil war is a sad reminder of Britain’s shameful role in the starvation of a million children. The conflict broke out when the eastern part of Nigeria sought...

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Jan 15, 2020

President Tsai Ing-wen calls on China to 'review'...

Saturday's elections showed that Taiwanese voters disagree with China’s intimidation and persuasion efforts to reach unification. According to pro-independence Pesident Tsai Ing-wen, her re-election...

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Dec 10, 2019

East Turkestan: UNPO Welcomes U.S. Uyghur Act...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) welcomes the passage of the Uyghur Act by the U.S. House of Representatives, approved on 3 December with a virtually unanimous vote of 407 to 1....

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Nov 20, 2019

Haratin: Photographer Seif Kusmate Jailed for...

The Moroccan based photographer, Seif Kusmate, has been arrested, questioned and jailed for four days by the Mauritanian authorities for portraying the endured slavery the Haratin community face in the...

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Nov 13, 2019

Oromo: Growing Ethnic Tensions Puts Pressure on...

Since his election in 2018, Abiy Ahmed, the current prime minister of Ethiopia, has been considered a new hope for the country and a leader capabale of harmonizing tensions among different ethnic groups....

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Nov 13, 2019

Tibet: Chinese Diplomat Publishes Misleading ...

Besides portraying a distorted version of the history of Tibet, a senior Chinese diplomat has propagated false claims of freedom for the Tibetans in a recently published article. Contrary to misleading...

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