Apr 12, 2019

East Turkestan: US Lawmakers Demand Sanctions on China Over Rights Violations of Uyghur Community

On Wednesday 3 April 2019, a group of lawmakers, led by Senators Marco Rubio and Bob Menendez, and Representatives James P. McGovern and Chris Smith, asked President Trump and his office to take solid actions against human rights abuses in Xinjiang. They asked for the application of the Global Magnitsky Act, a previous US measure taken against human rights abuses in Putin’s regime.

Apr 12, 2019

East Turkestan: US Lawmakers Demand Sanctions...

On Wednesday 3 April 2019, a group of lawmakers, led by Senators Marco Rubio and Bob Menendez, and Representatives James P. McGovern and Chris Smith, asked President Trump and his office to take solid...

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Apr 12, 2019

Catalonia: Spanish Prime Minister Says Self-determination...

Pedro Sanchez, current Spanish Prime Minister, said that if a socialist coalition wins the coming legislative elections, they will put an end on all hopes for self-determination for the People of Cata...

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Apr 12, 2019

Taiwan: Tension with China Strengthens Ties with...

A US delegation led by House Speaker Paul Ryan arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday, 10 April 2019,  to mark the 40th anniversary of the US Taiwan Relations Act. While the relations between the strait are...

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Apr 11, 2019

East Turkestan: Satellite Evidence of China Destruction...

At the beginning of April 2019, two Uyghur activists released satellite images showing evidence of Chinese-perpetrated destruction of mosques. Even though some of the buildings were part of Chinese Architectural...

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Apr 11, 2019

Catalonia: Pro-Independence Officials Charged...

As political parties engage with campaigns ahead of the forthcoming elections on 28 April 2019, Catalonia’s fate might be the decisive element for the entire country.  Thirty pro-independence...

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Apr 04, 2019

Assyria: New Report Highlights the Threat to the...

On 4 April 2019, the Assyrian Confederation of Europe published its 2018 Human Rights Report, entitled Struggling to Breathe: the Systemic Repression of Assyrians. The report identifies the significant...

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Apr 04, 2019

Madhesh: Positive progress for Madesh in Nepa...

Madhesh has been a UNPO member since October 2017. Earlier this year, the head of the Alliance for Independent Madesh (AIM), Dr. CK Raut was imprisoned. Dr. Raut has since been able to reach an accord...

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Apr 04, 2019

West Papua: Military Violence Forced Thousands...

A new report from the international human rights organization, Front Line Defenders, has highlighted more than 32.000 West Papuans have been forced to flee the region, some ended up living in inhumane...

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