Jul 19, 2019

Sindh: Resolution Demands End to Forced Conversion of Hindu Girls

In the face of recent reports that document the widespread occurrence of forced conversions of Hindu girls in Pakistan’s Sindh province, the Sindh Assembly has now passed a resolution demanding an end to such practices and action to be taken against the individuals committing such abuses. However, despite earlier reports and bills passed by the Sindh Assembly, the Pakistani government has...

Jul 19, 2019

Sindh: Resolution Demands End to Forced Conversion...

In the face of recent reports that document the widespread occurrence of forced conversions of Hindu girls in Pakistan’s Sindh province, the Sindh Assembly has now passed a resolution demanding...

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Jul 17, 2019

US Official at Ministerial: Religious Persecution...

With 80% of the global population not free to practice their faith, sometimes even facing persecution for it, the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom in Washington D.C. served as an important reminder...

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Jul 16, 2019

Pakistan silent on Chinese rights violations of...

Reports are surfacing indicating that Pakistan is failing to protect its religious minorities and unrepresented people subject to human rights violations in China. Up to 200 Uyghur women who are the wives...

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Jul 16, 2019

Tibet: China Assumes Control over Choosing Dalai...

The exiled Tibetan government in India will not be allowed to choose the successor of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, Chinese authorities have stated. Instead, Chinese officials claim that the selection...

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Jul 15, 2019

Crimean Tatars: New Wave of Arrests on Charges...

Russian authorities are yet again trying to discredit Crimean Tatar activists’ efforts to speak out the widespread repression by accusing them of terrorism. This strategy of intimidation and arbitrary...

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Jul 15, 2019

Assyria: Christians Hesitant to Return

Not many Christians have returned to Mosul, Iraq, two years after it has been liberated from ISIS. As the sentiment in the city is reported to remain pro-Islamist, such insecure conditions prevent Christians...

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Jul 15, 2019

China's Overseas Investments - Geopolitical...

In recent times, there appears to be a tremendous increase in China’s overseas investments, stretching from the Middle East to North Africa and Southeast Asia, in what is now known as the Belt and...

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Jul 13, 2019

West Papua: Armed Groups Agree to Civilian Control...

The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP), led by exiled leader Benny Wenda, which uses political and diplomatic means in a push for independence has claimed that armed groups in West Papua...

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