Self-Determination

Nov 19, 2018

East Turkestan: Western Envoys in Coordinated Move to Pressure China on Treatment of Uyghurs

15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are requiring an explanation on the severe human rights violations reported against the ethnic Uyghur population in the Xinjiang region. The move is an unusually broad, coordinated action, which represents the significant and growing pressure being put on China over the issue. Many governments are still afraid of speaking out against China due...

Nov 19, 2018

East Turkestan: Western Envoys in Coordinated...

15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are requiring an explanation on the severe human rights violations reported against the ethnic Uyghur population in the Xinjiang region. The move...

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Nov 13, 2018

Crimean Tatars: Current Term of Assembly Prolonged...

After the recent conference of delegates of the Qurultay (Assembly) of the Crimean Tatars took place on 12 November 2018, the former Chairman of the Mejlis, Mustafa Dzhemilev, said that due to the current...

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Nov 08, 2018

East Turkestan: Will China’s Neighbours Voice...

Since the ethnic discrimination of Uyghurs and other ethnic minorities shot to international limelight in the beginning of this year, the most vocal contenders Chinese tricks have been western countries...

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Nov 05, 2018

UNPO Publishes Conference Report Following Event...

On Monday 5 November 2018, UNPO publishes a conference report following the event "Political & Economic Situation in Southeast Asia: the Case of the Indigenous Khmer-Krom People" held on 2 June 2018...

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Oct 29, 2018

Somaliland: Biggest Liaison Office Abroad Opened...

Somaliland’s Foreign Minister Saad Ali Shire was in Nairobi, Kenya on Friday 26 October 2018 to inaugurate the new Somaliland Mission to Keny’s headquarters. The largest Somaliland liaison...

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Oct 26, 2018

Ogaden: ONLF and Ethiopian Officials Agree to...

In a meeting that took place on the 21stof October, members of the ONLF and the Ethiopian government (EPRDF) agreed to put an end to existing animosity after one of the longest running conflicts in Africa....

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Oct 23, 2018

Tibet: Parliament in Exile in Unofficial Talks...

Unofficial talks have resumed between Tibet and China, according to a parliamentary delegation of the Tibetan government in exile. The region has been occupied by China since 1951, with numerous human...

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Oct 23, 2018

Taiwan: Largest Pro-Independence Rally In Twenty...

On Saturday 21 October 2018, thousands of people attended a march for a referendum on Taiwanese independence, the first major protest on the subject since Taiwan established its democracy two decades ago....

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