Feb 12, 2018

Iran: Environmental Activist Commits Suicide While in Tehran Prison

                                                             Photo Courtesy of Al Arabya: On Friday, 9 February 2018 , Kavous Seyed Emami, a professor and prominent environmental activist, committed suicide while in detention in a Tehran prison,...

Feb 12, 2018

Iran: Environmental Activist Commits Suicide While...

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Feb 10, 2018

UNPO Celebrates its 27th Year as Champion for...

27 years ago, a group of representatives from 15 nations and peoples gathered in the Peace Palace in The Hague, with a single aim: to create a platform for the unrepresented. The group was formed of delegates...

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Feb 09, 2018

Basque Country: Politicians Debate Inclusion of...

On 7 February 2018, Basque political parties came together to discuss reforms to the 1979 Statute that regulates the region’s political organisation and relations with Madrid. The ruling party, Basque...

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Feb 09, 2018

Crimean Tatars: Indigenous Peoples Prime Targets...

Advisor to the Head of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis, Arsen Zhumadilov, appeared on UATV to discuss the gross human rights violations committed by Russian authorities in the annexed Crimean Penisula target...

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Feb 09, 2018

Gilgit-Baltistan: Human Rights violations by...

On 6 February 2018, human rights activists raised the issue of human rights violations in Gilgit-Baltistan, Balochistan and against Mohajirs in Karachi in a meeting of the US Foreign Relations Committee,...

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Feb 08, 2018

Ahwazi: Two Journalists Summoned to Court for...

Na'im Hamidi and Sayed Nishan al-Abushkha are accused of “spreading lies and misleading the public opinion’’ by the Director of the Department of Education for denouncing the poor conditions...

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Feb 08, 2018

Somaliland: Democratic Stability and Strategic...

Since 1991, Somaliland has made steady democratic gains and is attracting foreign investment, given its strategic location along the Gulf of Aden. Its democratic stability and its economic interest allow...

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Feb 07, 2018

West Papua: Indonesian Government Ejects BBC Reporters...

The BBC’s Indonesian Bureau Chief Rebecca Henschke was detained and questioned by the Indonesian military after criticizing supposed governmental aid to West Papua on Twitter.  Henschke’s...

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