Oct 20, 2017

SINDH: Detained Activist for Missing Persons Released

Punhal Sario had been active in organising campaigns to raise awareness of the missing persons crisis in Sindh when he became the subject of an enforced disappearance. Following several petitions and protests organised by fellow human rights defenders, he has been released and is believed to be in stable physical and mental conditions. His case has raised international condemnation of the alarming...

Oct 20, 2017

SINDH: Detained Activist for Missing Persons...

Punhal Sario had been active in organising campaigns to raise awareness of the missing persons crisis in Sindh when he became the subject of an enforced disappearance. Following several petitions and protests...

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Oct 19, 2017

Brittany: Prefect Files Complaint Against Collective...

Photo courtesy: @flickr Owen McKnight In an open letter to the prefect of Brittany, the collective Ai’ta! reports that the region’s prefect has filed a complaint against them after they disassembled...

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Oct 19, 2017

Barotseland: BNFA to Submit Report on Human Rights...

Photo courtesy: Wikimedia Commons On the 28th Session of the Universal Period Review, when the Republic of Zambia is under consideration, the Barotse National Freedom Alliance(BNFA) will submit a report...

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Oct 19, 2017

UNPO at Sindhi US Press Conference on Enforced...

On 19 October 2017, the Sindhi Foundation hosted a press conference at the National Press Club  in Washington, DC, to raise awareness for gross, state-sponsored human rights violations in Sindh and...

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Oct 17, 2017

Gilgit-Baltistan: Business Community Protest Federal...

Photo Courtesy of Junaidrao @ Flickr Gilgit-Baltistan’s business community have been protesting against unfair taxes imposed upon them without a reciprocal further increase in their representation...

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Oct 17, 2017

Crimean Tatar: Mass Detention Following One-Person...

Photo Courtesy of Crimean Solidarity Public Association On 14 October 2017 up to 49 people were detained following one-person protests staged against the ongoing suppression of Crimean Tatars. Olha Skripnik,...

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Oct 16, 2017

Oromo: Speaker of Ethiopian Parliament Resigns...

Photo courtesy of Gadaa.com @Flickr After Abadula Gemeda, speaker of the Ethiopian lower house of Parliament, the House of People’s Representatives, resigned from office last week, he now explains...

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Oct 16, 2017

Balochistan: US Congressman Urges to Support Right...

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore @Flickr The Baloch people, as well as other Pakistani minorities, continuously face severe state-sponsored human rights violations, including killings and enforced disappearances....

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