Politics & Diplomacy

Jan 28, 2019

East Turkestan: Legislation is Introduced in the U.S. to Address Human Rights Violations Committed against Uyghurs in China

On 17 January 2019, alledging that the religious based persecution and brutal atrocities committed against ethnic Uyghurs in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region in China are one of the biggest human rights issues in the world,  the U.S. Congressmen Chris Smith reintroduced a bipartisan legislation that may provide new tools and information for policymakers to engage with human rights violations in...

Jan 28, 2019

East Turkestan: Legislation is Introduced in the...

On 17 January 2019, alledging that the religious based persecution and brutal atrocities committed against ethnic Uyghurs in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region in China are one of the biggest human rights...

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Jan 24, 2019

Chittagong Hill Tracts: Land Acquisition Act Approved...

On 22 January 2019, the cabinet approved in principle the draft of the Act that regulates the compensation for land acquisition in the CHT region. While previously the difference of compensation for acquisition...

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Jan 23, 2019

Taiwan: Island Nation to Blacklist Mainland Tech...

Taiwan is drafting a list of Mainland Chinese companies that present cybersecurity concerns to the island. Apart from the prominent case of Huawei, the list also includes the conglomerate ZTE. It ought...

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Jan 23, 2019

Khmer Krom: Commemorations of the End of the Khmer...

In January, Cambodia celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the Vietnamese invasion that ended the Khmer Rouge regime in the country. Every year, these events offer a particular conundrum for the people: On...

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Jan 22, 2019

East Turkestan: Kazakhstan Responds to Chinese...

On Monday 21 January, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan issued a statement urging Chinese authorities to only carry out lawful practices in East Turkestan. The statement comes as a response...

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Jan 18, 2019

Brazilian Indigenous: UNPO Condemns Bolsonaro's...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has previously discussed the possible consequences of Bolsonaro’s victory for the Indigenous Communities in Brazil. In the period between...

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Jan 18, 2019

District of Columbia: With the New Democratic...

With the support of the newly elected Democratic majority in the U.S. House of the Representatives, DC Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, has launched a new siege on taking down the ramparts blocking DC on its...

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Jan 18, 2019

Tibet: On March 28 This Year Will Mark the 60th...

This year Beijing will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the complete “liberation” of Tibet, while the Tibetans will mourn the lost of their beloved country. In March 1959, the Dalai Lama and...

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