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Posted on 10 May 2018 | 7:10 am
Why the term 'genocide' avoided for
Prothom Alo English (satire) (press release) (blog)Why the term 'genocide' avoided for RohingyasProthom Alo English (satire) (press release) (blog)... the Rohingya were facing the final two stages of genocide, reads a research report by Thomas MacManus and two other researchers published recently. Maung Zarni , a Burmese human rights activist and an adviser to the European Centre for the Study of ...and more »
Posted on 9 May 2018 | 2:29 am
Trump Is Now Free to Fight for Iranian
BloombergTrump Is Now Free to Fight for Iranian FreedomBloombergIranian Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi made a similar point to me last month in an interview when she called for sanctions against the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting, the entity that runs the regime's domestic and foreign propaganda efforts ...ELI LAKE: Trump's Iran gambit: What happens now?Rand Daily MailUnited Arab Emirates and Bahrain Support Trump's Decision to Withdraw from Iran Nuclear DealChiang Rai TimesTo Sustain Peace: Heed the Warnings & Prevent the Next WarInter Press Serviceall 11,422 news articles »
Posted on 8 May 2018 | 11:21 am
Nobel laureates say violence against
Asian CorrespondentNobel laureates say violence against Rohingya is genocideAsian Correspondent“More than 100 women told us how the Myanmar security forces burned villages, tortured, killed and systematically raped women and girls,” wrote Ebadi and Karman. Many medical aid organisations and rights groups have similarly documented widespread ...and more »
Posted on 7 May 2018 | 8:50 pm
Atrocities against Rohingyas is genocide:
United News of Bangladesh (satire) (press release) (blog)Atrocities against Rohingyas is genocide: Noble laureatesUnited News of Bangladesh (satire) (press release) (blog)Dhaka, May 5 (UNB) – Nobel laureates Shirin Ebadi and Tawakkol Karman has termed the atrocities against Rohingyas in Myanmar's Rakhine state as genocide. “The systematic use of the most brutal and dehumanising forms of violence that we witnessed in the ...
Posted on 5 May 2018 | 8:29 am
It’s Actually OK if there is No Better
I mean look, if Shirin Ebadi, the fastest Iranian woman to ever about face after her Nobel, thinks it’s a good deal… well then, I guess I’m in! Bebin Joon-Joony, if Jafar Panahi can take time out of his busy day pacing his apartment to put down his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:34 am
Prominent Iranian Activists, Intellectuals
Prominent Tehran-based filmmaker Jafar Panahi, who has been pressured by the Iranian establishment over his work, and exiled Iranian Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi have also joined the campaign. The son of Mehdi Karrubi, an Iranian opposition figure ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:44 am
Nearly 200 retired officers pen letter to
A number of Iran’s most well-known human rights activists have joined the video campaign, including Nasrin Sotoudeh, a lawyer who was imprisoned for activism; Shirin Ebadi, a lawyer and winner of the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize; and Ghoncheh Ghavami ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:49 pm
We Created a Social Media Campaign for
It is rare to see such a diverse group of Iranians come together and support one cause. Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi, prominent human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh, former Foreign Minister Ebrahim Yazdi, women's rights activist Ghoncheh Ghavami ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:15 pm
Iranian dissidents video their support for
They've been joined now by many other voices, some in exile and others even still in jail. The lengthy roster of testimonies includes Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi, acclaimed filmmaker Jafar Panahi, women's rights activist Ghoncheh Ghavami, and Zia Nabavi ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:12 pm