Enforced Disappearances

Sep 09, 2019

Crimean Tatars: UN Secretary General to Present...

United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will deliver his first report on the human rights situation in Russia-occupied Crimea at the next UN General Assembly, which commences on 17 September...

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Sep 02, 2019

Kosovo: Human Rights Activists Mark the International...

On the International Day of the Disappeared, hundreds of protestors took to the streets in Kosovo to express frustration over the continued uncertain fates of the over 1600 people gone missing during the...

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Sep 02, 2019

Balochistan: Hundreds of Baloch Rights Activists...

According to various human rights watchdogs, hundreds of Baloch persons have been forcibly disappeared and killed by the Pakistani security forces as part of a state policy known as kill and dump. The...

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Aug 30, 2019

End Enforced Disappearances in China!

Today, on the international Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, UNPO Member the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) is partnering with other human rights groups to make visible the systemic human rights...

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Aug 28, 2019

East Turkestan: Xinjiang's Voiceless Protests...

In the past weeks, the inhabitants of the Xinjiang region successfully staged a silent protest on social media that reached the outside world in spite of all surveillance and censorship. Dozens of people...

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Jul 31, 2019

Balochistan: MEPs Urge Trump to Engage with Pakistan...

Sixteen Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have signed a letter in which they urged United States President Donald Trump to engage with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan during the latter’s...

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Jul 31, 2019

East Turkestan: Chinese Claims of Release of Uyghur...

Against mounting international pressure condemning the imprisonment of more than one million ethnic Uyghurs in detention camps in China’s Xinjiang region, China has announced that it released...

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