Apr 12, 2018

Ahwazi: Poet Tortured In New Crackdown On Protestors In Iran

Abdul-Al Duraqi, a poet and activist from the Ahwazi minority in Iran, was arrested during the most recent protests in the city of Ahwaz, with the overall number of arrests reaching the 400 mark. The Iranian government is suspected of torture and has consistently refused fair trials and due process in many of these cases. Al Duraqi’s case is a classic illustration of the disproportionate use...

Apr 12, 2018

Ahwazi: Poet Tortured In New Crackdown On Protestors...

Abdul-Al Duraqi, a poet and activist from the Ahwazi minority in Iran, was arrested during the most recent protests in the city of Ahwaz, with the overall number of arrests reaching the 400 mark. The Iranian...

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Apr 11, 2018

Ambazonia: Francophones and Anglophones to Protest...

As a result of the violence and oppression in the Anglophone part of the country, particularly towards the Southern Cameroons, activists plan to bring light to this struggle through the organisation of...

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Apr 11, 2018

Haratin: US Congress Condemns IMF Loan to Mauritania...

The IMF has recently approved to lend 163 million dollars to Mauritania in order to improve living standards in the country. Following this decision, US Congressmen have sent a letter to the Head of the...

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Apr 10, 2018

East Turkestan: Reports of Chinese Arresting Uyghur...

A growing trend of extraterritorial arrests conducted by China, usually based on faulty evidence, is hitting Gilgit-Baltistan. The Pakistan-occupied region is home to large China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...

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Apr 09, 2018

Chittagong Hill Tracts: Attack on Chakma Queen...

Indigenous human rights defender Rani Yan Yan, the advisor and spouse to the Chakma Circle Chief, was attacked by police in February 2018 while visiting the hospital room of the Marma sisters, victims...

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Apr 09, 2018

New UPR Report Gives Damning Indictment on Chinese...

On 28 March 2018, the Tibet Bureau submitted a report to the United Nations Human Rights Council (OHCHR) in the framework of the 31st Universal Periodic Review of the People’s Republic...

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Apr 09, 2018

East Turkestan: Muslim Poet Detained for Article...

Cui Haoxin, a Hui Muslim poet, was detained and searched by authorities in the province of Jiangxi on his way to a state-sanctioned ideological workshop at Lu Xun College of Literature, which he had been...

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Apr 06, 2018

Balochistan: Pakistani Forces Abduct a Baloch...

Pakistani forces have abducted school teacher and local Imam Maulana Abdul Razzak on Thursday 5 April 2018. This abduction follows the recent disappearance of Baloch poet Amanat Hasrat on Tuesday 3 April...

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