Tag Archives: Freedom of Religion or Belief

The ‘Untouchables’ In Europe – 10 Years After the Murder of Their Saint

RAVIDASS – Once Part of the Sikh Community – Now a New Religion. Who they are and what they believe. ______________________ Essay in Remembrance of the Saint Ramanand Ji, murdered on 24 May 2009 in the Ravidassia Temple, Vienna by … Continue reading

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CHINA: Open Letter concerning Asylum Seekers from The Church of Almighty God

CHINA: Asylum Seekers from The Church of Almighty God (CAG) Open Letter to all members of the EU Parliament and all EU States Ambassadors to the EU by the Freedom of Religion or Belief Roundtable Brussels-EU Brussels, the 23 July 2019 To all members … Continue reading

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RUSSIA: Another Minority Religion Under Attack

Another Minority Religion Under Threat in Russia: Who Is Afraid of Sri Prakash? The situation of religious minorities in Russia has been a cause of serious concerns for several years. While Russia hosts high-level academic institutes and tolerant intellectuals, it … Continue reading

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TODAY IN SEOUL, KOREA: Press Conference by Chinese Christians Who Fled From Persecution

Press Conference on July 22 of 2019 Given by The Church of Almighty God, a Religious Group Persecuted in China 1. Speeches at the press conference 2. Witnesses telling their story as victims: Xiao Rui and Zhao Lin  Speech on … Continue reading

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Religion ist (doch) keine Privatsache!

Religion ist (doch) keine Privatsache! Der Auftritt des ÖVP-Chefs Sebastian Kurzbeim „Awakening Europe“ Event in der Wiener Stadthalle gab das Signal zum Angriff auf ein Grundrecht: Religion ist zwar eine sehr persönliche Sache, trotzdem keine Privatsache, wie auch im Artikel … Continue reading

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US Statement on Religious Freedom – OSCE / ODIHR in Warsaw (Annual Meeting, 2018)

Working Session 7: Fundamental freedoms 1, including: Freedom of thought, conscience, religion, or belief As prepared for delivery by Ambassador Sam Brownback, Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, Warsaw, September 13, 2018 https://osce.usmission.gov/hdim-working-session-7-fundamental-freedoms-1/ Promoting and defending international religious freedom is a fundamental … Continue reading

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Persecution of Religious Minorities in the Middle East urges EU to act

Figel’: “Action for Religious Freedom is a Moral Obligation” Interview by FOREF Europe with Dr. Ján Figeľ, EU Special Envoy for the promotion of FoRB      Vienna, 03.08.2016 (FOREF Europe) – During his short stay in Vienna, Ján Figeľ, … Continue reading

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