Self-Determination

Feb 15, 2019

Ogaden: ONLF Signs Agreement for Mutual Cooperation

On Friday, 8 February, the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) signed an agreement with Somali authorities to affirm commitment in face of the fact that extreme poverty and human rights abuses remain problematic for both parties. The joint agreement is the next step in developments since 5 July 2018, when the government of Ethiopia removed ONLF from the list of terrorist organisations.

Feb 15, 2019

Ogaden: ONLF Signs Agreement for Mutual Cooperation...

On Friday, 8 February, the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) signed an agreement with Somali authorities to affirm commitment in face of the fact that extreme poverty and human rights abuses remain...

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Feb 13, 2019

Iranian Kurdistan: Iranian Kurdish Communities...

On February 11, Iranian Kurdish communities,  who were not invited at the US-Poland Conference on terrorism, missile development and maritime security in the Middle East in Warsaw, urged the international...

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Feb 12, 2019

Catalonia: Spain Insists Trial is “Not Political”...

The Spanish ambassador to the UK accused the Catalan regional government of “a massive campaign of disinformation.” The statement falls in line with the general Spanish government’s effort...

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Feb 11, 2019

UNPO Celebrates its 28th Anniversary

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) was founded on 11 February 1991. 28 years later, the issues on which the organisation was founded remain as relevant as back then. Whilst some...

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Feb 08, 2019

Taiwan: Authoritarian Chinese Communist Party...

On January 30, China’s Taiwan Affairs Office spokesman criticized the Taiwanese Democratic Progressive Party government for placing “unreasonable restrictions” on the right to vote and...

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Feb 04, 2019

Catalonia – 9 Catalan Activists Transferred...

Last Friday [February 1rst], Spanish authorities transferred 9 Catalan activists to the Supreme court in Madrid for what is being called “the trial of the century”. Demonstrators gathered at...

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Feb 04, 2019

SOMALILAND – United Kingdom Ambassador David...

Saturday [February 2nd], the President of the Republic of Somaliland Musa Bihi Abdi and the United Kingdom ambassador David Concar held a landmark meeting in the unrecognised country. Important issues...

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Jan 31, 2019

Taiwan: White House Map Shows Island Independent...

On Monday 28 January, a map presented during White House press conference showed Taiwan as independent of China. Whilst the press conference was focused Venezuela and the possibility of economic sanctions,...

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