Dec 13, 2018

Tibet: US Congress Passes Bill Addressing Unfair Chinese Policies

Since 2014, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) and other Tibet support groupshave been campaigning for the approval of the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, which implements the principle of reciprocity to addresses China’s unfair and authoritarian policies that exclude American journalists, diplomats and citizens from Tibet. Now waiting for President Trump’s approval, the bill would...

Dec 13, 2018

Tibet: US Congress Passes Bill Addressing Unfair...

Since 2014, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) and other Tibet support groupshave been campaigning for the approval of the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, which implements the principle of reciprocity...

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Dec 12, 2018

East Turkestan, Tibet & Southern Mongolia:...

On the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 21 right groups called out China as a significant actor against the advancement of human rights, highlighting its policies toward the...

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Dec 12, 2018

Ogoni: Federation of Youth Drags Company to Court...

After having had several written requests ignored, a group of Ogoni Youth, under the aegis of Ogoni Youth Federation, has dragged the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project and the Ministry of Environment...

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Dec 12, 2018

Tibet: Young Man Self-Immolates Over China’s...

On 8 December 2018, a 22 years old man named Drugkho put himself on fire outside a district security office in the China’s Sichuan province chanting “Long Live His Holiness the Dalai Lama!...

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Dec 11, 2018

Crimean Tatars: Human Rights Defender Lawyer Arrested...

On 6 December 2018, Emil Kurbedinov, a prominent lawyer who actively defends political prisoners detained in Crimea, was arrested by Russian-imposed authorities under the accusation of having shared a...

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Dec 11, 2018

Gilgit-Baltistan: India Against the Altering of...

In face of discussions on changing the Pakistani constitution in order to include Gilgit-Baltistan as a fifth province, India has declared its opposition, claiming this attempt has no legal basis, since...

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Dec 06, 2018

Tibet & East Turkestan: German Human Rights...

Germany’s top official for human rights, Bärbel Kofler, has been denied permission to visit Xinjiang, where an estimated 1 million Uyghurs has been incarcerated in so called “re-education...

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Dec 06, 2018

Gilgit-Baltistan: Governmental Committee Recommends...

A high level Pakistani governmental committee has recommended assigning regional status to Gilgit-Baltistan. Although a complex issue in the broader geopolitical context of the region, this could be interpreted...

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