Enforced Disappearances

Jul 26, 2019

Hmong: Suffering of the Hmong Highlighted During Captive Nations Summit

On 15 July 2019, the Captive Nations Summit was held in Washington D.C. to recognize peoples suffering under the oppression of communist and other totalitarian regimes. It provided US policy-makers and human rights advocates with the opportunity to hear about the first-hand experiences of victims of such regimes.  On the occasion of this year’s Captive Nations Summit, Gymbay Moua, representative...

Jul 26, 2019

Hmong: Suffering of the Hmong Highlighted During...

On 15 July 2019, the Captive Nations Summit was held in Washington D.C. to recognize peoples suffering under the oppression of communist and other totalitarian regimes. It provided US policy-makers...

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Jul 15, 2019

Hmong in Isolation

UNPO and Congress of World Hmong People submit joint report to the UN highlighting the desperate plight of the Hmong in Laos.

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Jun 18, 2019

World Baloch Organisation and Baloch Republican...

The World Baloch Organisation and the Baloch Republican Party have jointly launched a human rights campaign in London to highlight the dire human rights situation in Pakistan. The campaign aims to create...

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Jun 12, 2019

Balochistan: Pakistani Military Continues its...

The Pakistani military has intensified its suppression of Baloch rights activists in what can be seen as a chilling crackdown on freedom of expression in the region. Seventy persons were abducted by the...

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Jun 05, 2019

East Turkestan: U.S. Bill to Sanction Chinese...

In the face of the continuing crackdown on Uyghur Muslims in the Chinese province of Xinjiang, Uyghur rights advocates have been urging the U.S. Congress to ratify the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of...

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Jun 04, 2019

30 Years After Tiananmen Square: The Endurance...

30 years ago, in the spring of 1989, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Beijing and assembled at Tiananmen Square, demanding democracy, freedom of speech and an end to the widespread...

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May 15, 2019

Crimean Tatars: Commemorations of Victims of Deportation...

As 2019 marks the 75thanniversary of the widescale deportation of Crimean Tatars by the Soviet Union in 1944, a series of events will be held throughout Ukraine to commemorate the victims. The Crimean...

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May 03, 2019

Tibet: Four Detained by Chinese Authorities for...

Four Tibetans are currently detained in China for calling upon the Chinese authorities to release Tibetan spiritual leader the Panchen Lama, who is believed to have been in Chinese custody for almost 24...

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