Jul 31, 2019

Balochistan: MEPs Urge Trump to Engage with Pakistan to Address Human Rights

Sixteen Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have signed a letter in which they urged United States President Donald Trump to engage with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan during the latter’s visit to the US to address the dire human rights situation in Balochistan. In their letter, the MEPs specifically highlighted the Pakistani government’s persecution and silencing of Baloch people...

Jul 31, 2019

Balochistan: MEPs Urge Trump to Engage with Pakistan...

Sixteen Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have signed a letter in which they urged United States President Donald Trump to engage with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan during the latter’s...

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Jul 31, 2019

East Turkestan: Chinese Claims of Release of Uyghur...

Against mounting international pressure condemning the imprisonment of more than one million ethnic Uyghurs in detention camps in China’s Xinjiang region, China has announced that it released...

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Jul 30, 2019

Tibet: China's Oppression of Minority Groups...

China’s oppression of its minority groups has spilled beyond its own borders, targeting Tibetans and Uyghurs living overseas. Recently, members of Tibetan and Uyghur minority groups settled in Canada...

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Jul 30, 2019

Assyria: Christians Barred from Worshipping in...

While the Iranian authorities have finally restored a cross that was forcibly removed from a hundred-year old Assyrian church, Assyrian Christians are still barred from worshipping inside the ancient church....

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Jul 29, 2019

Tibet: Chinese Authorities Keep Demolishing Buddhist...

Chinese authorities have recently started the demolition of the Yachen Gar Tibetan Buddhist Centre, where Buddhist ethics and spiritual teachings have traditionally been practiced. Many of those...

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Jul 29, 2019

Somaliland: Visit of United Nations Special Envoy...

Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abid has received United Nations Special Envoy James Swan to discuss Somaliland’s democratic progress, UN-funded programs, as well as good governance and security in...

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Jul 26, 2019

Hmong: Suffering of the Hmong Highlighted During...

On 15 July 2019, the Captive Nations Summit was held in Washington D.C. to recognize peoples suffering under the oppression of communist and other totalitarian regimes. It provided US policy-makers...

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Jul 25, 2019

Ambazonia: Anglophone Prisoners Protest Against...

Since the beginning of the conflict caused by Cameroon’s government forces' violent crackdown on its English-speaking population, almost 2000 people have been killed and many more displaced or imprisoned....

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