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International Conference “Our Aid to the Persecuted for Religious Belief” 12 June 2017

International Conference “Our Aid to the Persecuted for Religious Belief” 12 June 2017     Presentation (sound track) by Peter Zoehrer (FOREF Europe) “Human Rights & the International Context of Religious Freedom” Presentation (English) starts at 1:38 min Presentation (PDF- … Continue reading

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RUSSIA: Statements on the recent Jehovah’s Witness Ban

On Video: Experts React to Threat of Ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia On April 5, 2017, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation is expected to rule on whether to liquidate and ban the activity of all legal entities used by … Continue reading

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Apostates must repent or be killed, Grand Imam el-Tayyib says on TV

Al-Azhar: Apostasy is ‘Treason’ and deserves Death Panalty By World Watch Monitor Cairo/Egypt, 22.06.2016 (WWM) – To convert away from Islam is “treason” that should carry the death penalty, according to Sunni Islam’s topmost religious authority. “The penalty for an open … Continue reading

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“Freedom Restoration Act” required

USA: Free Association imperative for LGBT Rights and Religious Liberty to coexist By Ramona Tausz Washington D.C., 15.06.2016 (The Federalist) – The deplorable state of religious freedom in America is due to a fundamental shift in how our country views First Amendment … Continue reading

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Czech embassy in Manila unwilling to meet a human rights delegation from Brussels

CZECH REPUBLIC: Two Czech Citizens stranded in administrative vacuum at Manila Immigration Detention since 10 June 2015  PRESS RELEASE – 08 June 2016 by HRWF & FOREF Europe     Undocumented in the Philippines Failed deportation attempt Which possible solutions? Proposals … Continue reading

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Česká ambasáda v Manile není ochotna setkat se s delegací pro lidská práva z Bruselu

ČESKÁ REPUBLIKA: Dva čeští občané uvízlí v administrativním vakuu v Manilské imigrační vazbě od 10. června 2015 Tisková zpráva, HRWF & FOREF 9. června 2016 Bez cestovních dokladů na Filipínách. Neúspěšný pokus o deportaci. Jaké je možné řešení? Návrhy HRWF Int. … Continue reading

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Jan Figel to promote FoRB outside the EU border

Special Envoy for Religious Freedom appointed by European Commission By Julia A. Seymour Brussels/Washington D.C., 16.05.2016 (WORLD) – Due to mounting abuses of religious minorities, especially by ISIS, the European Commission created a new position to promote freedom of religion. … Continue reading

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