Monthly Archives: December 2010

OSCE Meeting on Religious Freedom in Vienna – FOREF Statement & Recommentations

SUPPLEMENTARY HUMAN DIMENSION MEETING ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF 9-10 December 2010 Hofburg, Vienna___________________________________ Statement & RecommendationsAUSTRIA BACKGROUND: In Austria, we have over 66 percent Catholics and 2.9 Protestants. Islam, with 450 000 Muslims (4.2percent) constitutes the second largest … Continue reading

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FOREF-COMMENTARY: Who needs the National Sect-Office?

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Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo wins Nobel Peace Prize 2010

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Free Liu Xiaobo!!!!!

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The Misuse of the law on extremism Against Religious Minorities in Russia

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OSCE holds high profile Meeting on Religious Freedom in Vienna

Ahead of Human Rights Day, OSCE human rights chief, UN Special Rapporteur call for removing undue restrictions on religious freedom http://www.osce.org/odihr/item_1_48158.html VIENNA, 9 December 2010 – Janez Lenarcic, the Director of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights … Continue reading

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Wikileaks hounded?

Wikileaks hounded?  http://en.rsf.org/wikileaks-hounded-04-12-2010,38958.html Statement by Reporters Without  Borders ______________________________________________________ Reporters Without Borders condemns the blocking, cyber-attacks and political pressure being directed at cablegate.wikileaks.org, the website dedicated to the US diplomatic cables. The organization is also concerned by some of the … Continue reading

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