Armed Chinese paramilitary police in riot gear march along main near Dong Kuruk Bridge mosque in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Autonomous Region

Forced Labour Camps In Xinjiang China

Cover Photo: Ürümqi  Riots and Clashes, July 2009, available form Flickr Uighur detainees are being forced to pick cotton in forced labour camps in Xinjiang province, according to multiple news…
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Bernie or Biden: Democrats Best Shot Against Trump

Cover Photo: White House, taken by Diego Cambiaso, available at Flickr The third debate in the Democratic Party’s presidential primaries took place last night at Texas Southern University, revealing major…
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Voiceless: Uighur’s in Chinese ‘Re-Education’ Camps

Cover Photo: Protestors_Karl Johans Gate_Oslo_Jul18 Street Protest, Oslo by Ian Halsey  In China’s far-western region of Xinjiang, Uighurs and Kazakhs, both majority Muslim ethnic groups, face security restrictions at unprecedented…
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Escaping the Iran Hostage Crisis

Cover Photo: Recently freed Americans held hostage by Iran disembark Freedom One, taken January 1981, available from Wikimedia The Iranian Revolution, which celebrated its fortieth anniversary on 11 February, brought…
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Forty Years On from the Iranian Revolution

Cover Photo: Basij forces meeting Ayatollah Khamenei, 22 Nov 2017, from Khamenei.ir Around the iconic Azadi Tower in Tehran, larger crowds than have gathered in previous years will be expected, as…
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Can Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Survive?

Cover Photo: by ilovetheeu available at Wikimedia, published September 2018 The UK Parliament unanimously voted on Tuesday against Theresa May’s Brexit deal, but with a greater proportion of MPs agreeing with the Prime…