Oct 06, 2017

Republic of Abkhazia Supports Catalonia

On 6 October 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Abkhazia issued a statement supporting Catalonia in its struggle for self-determination, in light of the democratic referendum held last weekend.  Similarly to Catalonia, Abkhazia receives limited recognition by the international community despite the country’s independence and democratic structure. Abkhazia is saddened...

Oct 06, 2017

Republic of Abkhazia Supports Catalonia

On 6 October 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Abkhazia issued a statement supporting Catalonia in its struggle for self-determination, in light of the democratic referendum held...

Read more »

Oct 06, 2017

Hmong: Schools Open up the Dialogue on the Vietnam...

Photo Courtesy of Toan Nguyen Several schools in the Fresno district in California, USA, have now started offering language as well as history classes on the Hmong. The issues of tens of thousands of...

Read more »

Oct 06, 2017

Catalonia's President Puigdemont to Speak...

In response to the Catalonian referendum, the Spanish Constitutional Court has decided to suspend the Catalan Parliament’s plenary session. However, the Catalan Parliament has announced that they...

Read more »

Oct 06, 2017

UNPO Conference in Washington DC Sheds Light on...

On 5 October 2017, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in collaboration with the World Baloch Organization (WBO) convened a conference on the deteriorating human rights and security...

Read more »

Oct 05, 2017

UNPO Deeply Condemns the Violence in the Anglophone...

In the early week of October 2017, multiple civilians were killed following demonstrations calling for the independence of Southern Cameroons organised by the country’s Anglophone population. The...

Read more »

Oct 05, 2017

Gilgit Baltistan: Pakistani Journalist Accused...

Photo Courtesy of Rachel Hinman Pakistani journalist Shabbir Siham was summoned by an anti-terrorism court in Gilgit-Baltistan after he revealed that some members of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League...

Read more »

Oct 05, 2017

Crimean Tatars: US Compels Russia to Set Tatar...

Photo Courtesy of Euromaidanpress The State Department of the United States (US) condemned the decision of the Russian State-appointed judges who sentenced Ilmi Umerov to a two-year imprisonment. The...

Read more »

Oct 04, 2017

Newsletter September 2017

In September 2017, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) convened a series of side-events at the 36th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. In collaboration...

Read more »