Feb 05, 2019

Gilgit-Baltistan: Protests Denounce Pakistani Violations of Human and Civil Rights in the Region

Ahead of the commemoration of “Kashmir Solidarity Day” on 5 February 2019 in London, England, massive protests are being held in parts of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) and in Gilgit-Baltistan, denouncing the ill-treatment of political prisoners like Baba Jan, a leading political activist, who have been deprived of their basic rights by Pakistan. Furthermore, the protests stood against...

Feb 05, 2019

Gilgit-Baltistan: Protests Denounce Pakistani...

Ahead of the commemoration of “Kashmir Solidarity Day” on 5 February 2019 in London, England, massive protests are being held in parts of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) and in Gilgit-Baltistan,...

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Feb 05, 2019

District of Columbia: First Woman to be Re-Elected...

With an agenda that focusses on the inclusivity of residents as well as security and education, Mayor Muriel Bowser, the first woman to ever be re-elected in the capital, further advocates for Washington,...

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Feb 04, 2019

Catalonia – 9 Catalan Activists Transferred...

Last Friday [February 1rst], Spanish authorities transferred 9 Catalan activists to the Supreme court in Madrid for what is being called “the trial of the century”. Demonstrators gathered at...

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Feb 04, 2019

SOMALILAND – United Kingdom Ambassador David...

Saturday [February 2nd], the President of the Republic of Somaliland Musa Bihi Abdi and the United Kingdom ambassador David Concar held a landmark meeting in the unrecognised country. Important issues...

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Feb 01, 2019

Sindh: Home Department Controversially Claims...

On 30 January 2019 Sindh home department issued a report claiming to have resolved 86% of the cases related to enforced disappearances and missing people. Requested by the European Union in face of the...

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Feb 01, 2019

Ahwazi: Man-Made Floods Lead Families to Flee...

A man-made flood derived from the opening of Dez Dam obliged families to flee from their homes in Rofayyeh, in the Ahwaz region. In 2016 a similar situation destroyed thousands of farmers’ livelihoods,...

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Feb 01, 2019

Iran: In Face of U.S. Sanctions Against Iran,...

On 31 January 2019, France, Germany and the U.K., which are the guarantors of the Iran nuclear accord in Europe, announced the establishment of INSTEX (Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges), a corporate...

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Feb 01, 2019

Brazilian Indigenous: Catastrophe in Brumadinho,...

“It died at 9am in the morning of Saturday [26 January 2019]”, says one member of the indigenous community Nao Xohã in reference to the river Paraopeba. The community composed of 18...

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