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Posts Tagged / Terrorism (subject)

  • Jul 12 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

End persecution of ‘deviants’, the root of terrorism

Azis Anwar Fachrudin, Yogyakarta We have recently been exposed to three diverse issues, all following a familiar line — the tyranny of the majority. The latest is the threat to expel the Ahmadiyah community in Bangka; second, the expulsion of members of the Fajar Nusantara Movement (Gafatar) by people in Mempawah, West Kalimantan, and the [...]

  • Jul 12 / 2016
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North America

Elizabeth May One-on-One

Host(s): DON MARTIN DON MARTIN: Welcome back. Well never shy of expressing her opinions about anything, let’s go to Toronto where Green Party leader Elizabeth May is ready to blast away with her ISIS position. Elizabeth May, it’s noncombat allegedly, and pro-humanitarian and training, any objections from your side of the divide? ELIZABETH MAY (Green Party Leader): Yeah, well [...]

  • Jul 09 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific, Middle East

34-nation anti-terror tie-up a historic move: paper

ABU DHABI, 17th December, 2015 (WAM) — A UAE newspaper has said that the formation of an Islamic military alliance, comprising 34 countries, is a historic move that will help eradicate terrorism and lay the foundations of peace in the entire world. Already, organisations like the Muslim Council of Elders, chaired by the Grand Imam [...]

  • Jul 09 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Chinese envoy calls for joint efforts to protect women, children in conflicts

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 16 (Xinhua) — A Chinese envoy to the United Nations Wednesday called on the international community to make joint efforts to step up protection of women and children in conflicts. Terrorist organizations such as the Islamic State (IS) and Boko Haram were carrying out criminal activities such as human trafficking, which jeopardized the rights and interests [...]

  • Jul 07 / 2016
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Africa

IDPs in Nigeria and a Call for Urgent Intervention [opinion]

Dec 28, 2015 (Premium Times/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — There is an urgent need to break protocols in recognising and caring for victims of deadly attacks in Northern Nigeria. These bureaucratic hindrances are irrelevant for a compassionate government. All barricades against displaced persons must be lifted; government and its agencies should scout for [...]

  • Jul 07 / 2016
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Europe

Education key to preventing genocides, says Ban honouring Holocaust victims

New York, Jan 28 (Just Earth News/IBNS): As the global community gathered to commemorate the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi extermination camp 71 years ago, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon stressed that the most effective way to stand up for human rights, fight xenophobia and prevent new genocides is by educating new generations about [...]

  • Jul 07 / 2016
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North America

Education key to preventing new genocides, says Ban at UN special event honouring Holocaust victims

Source: United Nations – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Education key to preventing new genocides, says Ban at UN special event honouring Holocaust victims 27 January 2016 – As the global community gathered to commemorate the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi extermination camp 71years ago, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon stressed that the most effective ways to stand [...]