Aug 21, 2019

Taiwan: US Agrees to Sale of Military Jets

The sale of 66 F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan would contribute to Taiwan’s ability to defend its own airspace as a legitimate political actor, improving regional security. This will grow in importance as China is ramping up efforts to crack down on political opposition such as the large-scale demonstrations in Hong Kong and continues to try to extend its military, political and economic interests...

Aug 21, 2019

Taiwan: US Agrees to Sale of Military Jets

The sale of 66 F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan would contribute to Taiwan’s ability to defend its own airspace as a legitimate political actor, improving regional security. This will grow in importance...

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Aug 20, 2019

Iranian Kurdistan: Open Letter to the Ministries...

On the 17th of August 2019, UNPO Member the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (PDKI) has sent an open letter to the Finnish, Swedish and Norwegian Ministries of Foreign Affairs on the occasion...

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Aug 19, 2019

West Papua: Large Protests Erupt After Wave of...

Tensions in West Papua are rising as many West Papuans have joined demonstrations to protest against the physical abuse and arrest of West Papuan students last week. During these arrests, the Indonesian...

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Aug 19, 2019

East Turkestan: Uyghur Appointed as China Director...

United States policy with regards to China, which has predominantly focused on economic relations during recent times, might be increasingly directed towards addressing the human rights abuses in China’s...

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Aug 14, 2019

Somaliland: New Study Shows Successful Primary...

Due to a lack of international recognition, Somaliland has been unable to receive bilateral aid. However, education in Somaliland is thriving, a new study found. According to this study, diaspora communities...

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Aug 14, 2019

Tibetan, Taiwanese and Uyghur Expatriates Stand...

Against the backdrop of mass protests in Hong Kong to demonstrate against the pervasive influence of mainland China in its governance, rallies have also been held in New York to show support. During last...

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Aug 09, 2019

West Balochistan: Iran's Invisible Child...

For decades, the Islamic Republic of Iran has engaged in repressive and discriminatory policies towards ethnic and religious minorities, creating a de-facto division between first and second-class citizens....

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Aug 09, 2019

Sindh: Pakistani PM Approves Barrage Project

For years, the inhabitants of the Indus River valley have had their livelihoods threatened by man-made changes in weather patterns, which has resulted in a decrease of water flow by 90% compared to the...

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