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15.08.2015

Haitian Diaspora Marched Against Expulsion of Dominico-Haitians

Haitian Diaspora Marched Against Expulsion of Dominico-Haitians

March in NYC on August 14, 2015“This demonstration is meant to put the world on notice and ask for an immediate end to the racist and xenophobic policies being perpetrated against people of Haitian ancestry in the Dominican… »

18.07.2015

Jammu & Kashmir: words better than bullets

Jammu & Kashmir: words better than bullets

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley are in Jammu, where they are taking part in the centenary celebrations of the celebrated Jammu and Kashmir leader Girdhari Lal Dogra but the PM’s visit comes as India has warned Pakistan of an “effective” response to its repeated ceasefire violations. »

14.07.2015

Hungarians protest against plans for a wall of shame on their Serbian border

Hungarians protest against plans for a wall of shame on their Serbian border

The right-wing Fidesz government, led by Prime Minister, Viktor Orbán, last week passed legislation approving the construction of a 4 m high and 155km long fence along the border with their southern neighbour, Serbia, despite objections raised by opposition MPs, civil society and the Serbian government. Orbán believes that a… »

12.07.2015

20 years of Budapest Pride

20 years of Budapest Pride

The police were out in force yesterday in the centre of Budapest to ensure that the annual pride march took place without anyone being violently attacked.  The theme this year was acceptance and equal rights because Hungary is a few steps behind the world’s leading countries in LGBT rights, such… »

10.07.2015

The humanitarian miracle in Hungary’s train stations

The humanitarian miracle in Hungary’s train stations

Migration to Europe is a phenomenon increasingly in the news: boats are capsizing in the Mediterranean, migrants have brought the Channel Tunnel to a halt, walls are being proposed to divide nations, and essentially Europe is unable to give a coherent response to the situation. Bloody conflicts in Afghanistan, the… »

04.07.2015

Milan: We are all Greek

Milan: We are all Greek

A sign in the colours of the Greek flag around their necks “We are all Greeks”.Many Milanese expressed their solidarity with the plight of the Greek people and in favour of the “No” campaign in the referendum and against blackmail. Photos by Andrea Bulgarini… »

05.06.2015

Come True – Israeli activist for Refugee Rights project

Rami Gudovitch: Activista Israelí de Derechos de los Refugiados ensayo fotográfico – Este es el Proyecto Verdadero Venga de Rami, ONU Programa de Educación Que Funciona en Uganda con los Niños del sur de Sudán Deportados de Israel: Rami (púrpura camisa) con Achol, Ramkel y Tarifas en la… »

27.05.2015

Park of study and reflection inaugurated in Hungary

Park of study and reflection inaugurated in Hungary

On the 22nd and 23rd of May 2015 more than 500 people gathered from all over the world to witness the official inauguration of the gate, hall and stele of Mikebuda Park of Study and Reflection in Hungary.  The small village of Mikebuda is 10 kilometres from the nearby town… »

24.05.2015

India’s defence minister tours the Line of Control in Jammu

India’s defence minister tours the Line of Control in Jammu

    Photos by Shilpa Thakur        … »

09.05.2015

Jammu & Kashmir: protest by Ladakh students over flooding

Jammu & Kashmir: protest by Ladakh students over flooding

Protest by Ladakhi students over Phuktal artificial lake flooding in Zanskar and the failure of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to take action, around 11:30am outside the press club,  Jammu. Pix by Shilpa Thaku… »

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