Sep 25, 2018

East Turkestan: Deportation of Uyghurs to China Temporarily Halted by Sweden

On Monday, 24 September 2018, Swedish authorities affirmed that due to concerns over the situation of the Uyghurs in China, their deportation has been temporarily halted. The decision was influenced by information received by several human rights organizations that have denounced the mass detainment of Uyghurs in re-education camps, further indicating that the situation of Uighurs and other minority...

Sep 25, 2018

East Turkestan: Deportation of Uyghurs to China...

On Monday, 24 September 2018, Swedish authorities affirmed that due to concerns over the situation of the Uyghurs in China, their deportation has been temporarily halted. The decision was influenced by...

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Sep 24, 2018

Ogaden: Ethiopia Announces Official Closure of...

In July 2018 Human Rights Watch published a damning report on Jijiga Central Prison, the main prison facility in Ethiopia’s Somali region. The report revealed extensive human rights abuses carried...

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Sep 24, 2018

Taiwan: Activists and Government Continue to Push...

On Saturday 22 September 2018, activists took advantage of the convening of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly to march from the Chinese consulate in New York to the United Nations Plaza to push...

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Sep 24, 2018

Iranian Kurdistan: Man Sentenced to Death for...

Mohiaddin Ebrahimi, a Kurd from the Western Azerbaijan province in Iran, was sentenced to death on 23 September 2018. He was accused of cooperating with UNPO member the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran...

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Sep 21, 2018

Sindh: In front of the UN, Activists Protest against...

During the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), UNPO Member World Sindhi Congress organized a protest against Pakistan’s human rights violations in the Sindh region. They were joined...

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Sep 21, 2018

Ambazonia: USA Still Supporting Cameroonian Military...

The below article was published on the 20th September 2018 by Christian Freymeyer of Foreign Policy:   Since 2012, the USA has provided Cameroon with over $220 million in military and security funding,...

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Sep 21, 2018

East Turkestan: Pakistan Calls on China to Soften...

Pakistan has recommended China relax its severe regulations against Uyghur Muslims, arguing that strict laws only fuel religious extremism. Currently, approximately one million Uyghurs are in “re-education”...

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Sep 20, 2018

Ambazonia: Cameroon Authorities Prevent People...

As a result of decades of ethnic inequalities inherited from colonial era, the enduring persecution against minorities in Cameroon recently turned into a severe humanitarian crisis. Last March 2018, the...

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