by Nicholas Kristof In 1940, refugees fled Paris in anticipation of the German invasion. CreditFPG/Hulton Archive, via Getty Images/ WHEN representatives from the United States and other countries gathered in Evian, France, in 1938 to discuss the Jewish refugee crisis caused by the Nazis, they exuded sympathy for Jews […]
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By Yauheni Preiherman / Officially, 12,700 troops participated in the drills, which practiced heading off a military incursion. Little was known about simultaneous drills in Russia. Pundits say that the latter might have involved a far larger numbers of troops and it was this estimate that became the source of […]
The international human rights movement was strengthened when the United Nations General Assembly adopted of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) on 10 December 1948. Drafted as ‘a common standard of achievement for all peoples and nations’, the Declaration for the first time in human history spell […]
EUROPE. Today began the Russian-Belarusian war games. European residents are excited and frightened.
by Monika Scislowska. According to the AP today Russia and Belarus began major war games Thursday, an operation involving thousands of troops, tanks and aircraft on NATO’s eastern edge practicing how to hunt down and destroy armed spies, among other maneuvers. The Zapad (West) 2017 maneuvers, which are mainly […]
The former U.S. ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul has long thought that getting the two countries to better understand one another could ease international tensions—a belief he’s held since the early 1980s, when he first visited what was then the Soviet Union. When he served as ambassador under […]
As Russia embarks on its biggest show of strength since the Cold War ended, its neighbours and the West are right to feel nervous The sights and sounds of Russian military exercises are intimidating and spectacular. Giant hovercrafts roar up beaches and disgorge grim-faced soldiers. Attack helicopters blast […]
Ivan Blagoy The situation in Germany is heated by behavior of strangers. In the city of Darmstadt events of the Cologne New Year’s Eve when natives of Africa and the Middle East behaved inadmissibly in relation to women repeated. Ситуацию в Германии накаляет поведение чужаков. В городе Дармштадте […]
Пользователи интернета в Беларуси зафиксировали блокировку доступа к основным серверам анонимайзера Tor. Эксперты советуют, что делать, чтобы продолжать пользоваться этим сервисом. Первые сообщения о блокировке Tor в Беларуси появились во второй половине минувшей недели – они выглядели как проблема у того или иного провайдера. Пользователи сталкивались с тем, […]
Kristina Gorelik. In China, many bloggers actually sit in prison for their words. В Китае многие блоггеры реально сидят в тюрьме за свои слова. Последние законы, ужесточающие наказания за наркотики, двойное гражданство, распитие алкогольных напитков и прочие “антиобщественные” деяния могут подвести под тюрьму почти каждого в России. Как попадают […]
Zaynab M. Dost Amnesty International, an international human rights NGO, advises against the detention of Uzbek journalist Khudoberdi Nurmatov (also known by name Ali Feruz) by the Russian authorities. Amnesty’s Deputy Director for Europe and Central Asia, Denis Krivosheev, said Moscow must release the journalist and ensure his […]
Arthur Rodivilov – Journalist. War, large-scale corruption, currency crisis, fall of the economy, international isolation – all that would be enough to undermine the popularity of any president. But it is not working with Russian President Volodymyr Putin, likewise, it helps to gain new momentum to his popularity. […]
Zaynab M. Dost “In Uzbekistan, political opposition is banned by the law. Under this system, religious groups have positioned themselves as the only opposition “, – the main issues and specifics of religious extremism in Uzbekistan, as explicated by Zaynab Dost, an independent analyst, specially for CABAR.asia. Despite […]
Dr Azeem Ibrahim, Contributor Photo: HuffPost The European Union has historically taken a lead on issues related to Myanmar at the UN Human Rights Council. And yet now, at it’s most critical juncture when the Rohingya need external assistance more than ever as the various security agencies of the […]