Politics & Diplomacy

Mar 09, 2020

Taiwan: US House unanimously passes TAIPEI Act

On the 4th of March the US house of Representatives unanimously passed the TAIPEI Act. This act aims at inducing governments that are allies of Taiwan to maintain diplomatic ties with the country and to identify those at risk of severing relations with it. Besides that, the bill calls for the US to supplement its diplomatic presence in countries that support Taiwan and reduce its diplomatic footprint...

Mar 09, 2020

Taiwan: US House unanimously passes TAIPEI Ac...

On the 4th of March the US house of Representatives unanimously passed the TAIPEI Act. This act aims at inducing governments that are allies of Taiwan to maintain diplomatic ties with the country and to...

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Mar 05, 2020

Taiwan: Fighting Beijing's Military and Cyber...

Taiwan is fighting military and cyber provocations from China despite the Coronavirus emergency. In the past month, three Chinese air force drills took place close to the island, with Taiwanese fighters...

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Dec 10, 2019

East Turkestan: UNPO Welcomes U.S. Uyghur Act...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) welcomes the passage of the Uyghur Act by the U.S. House of Representatives, approved on 3 December with a virtually unanimous vote of 407 to 1....

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Dec 10, 2019

European Union to Set Up Sanctions Regime Against...

The European Union (EU) has agreed to start working on legislation that will allow the EU to sanction individuals accused of human rights abuses worldwide, mirroring the Magnitsky Act in the United States,...

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Nov 06, 2019

Roundtable: Compromised Space at the United N...

Compromised Space: How the EU Can Address Blocking, Bullying and Reprisals at the United Nations against Minorities and Indigenous Rights Defenders? Roundtable Discussion 6 November 2019 | 11:00 - 12:30 Room...

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Oct 14, 2019

UNPO Condemns the Sentencing of Catalan Political...

Spain’s Supreme Court has sentenced two civil society leaders to nine years in prison and seven Catalan politicians to up to 13 years in prison over their role in organizing a referendum on Catalonian...

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Oct 04, 2019

Haratin: Head of State Consults Opposition Leader...

On Monday, October 2, newly elected head of state, Mohamed Ould Ghazouani received at length Biram Dah Abeid, parliamentarian and anti-slavery leader, who came second after last June's presidential election...

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Oct 02, 2019

Protests Mark 70th Anniversary of PRC

On the 1st of October, which marked the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) together with the World...

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