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Bernard Kouchner, Founder of "Doctors Without Borders" and former French Foreign Minister, honored with Victor Gollancz Prize
Human rights organization honors human rights activist
(Press Release)

September 21, 2014

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) decided to present Bernard Kouchner, the former French Foreign Minister, with the Victor Gollancz Prize – an award for his lifelong commitment to fight human rights crimes. On Saturday evening, the physician and founder of "Doctors Without Borders" (MSF), received the award in the auditorium of the University of Göttingen.


September 2014

The Aboriginals Peoples in Australia have no common law! They have simply been ousted!

Demand from the Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Mr. Kamalesh Sharma to make his weight felt for the Aboriginal Peoples in Australia!

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Radical Islamists kill Pastor and 19 villagers
Boko Haram burns down ten churches in northern Nigeria
(Press Release)

September 26, 2014

Despite recent reports of success issued by the Nigerian Army, radical Islamists forces continue to terrorize the civilian population in north-eastern Nigeria. Boko Haram fighters committed raids in two villages in Borno State on Wednesday and Thursday, killing a pastor, a teacher and 18 other villagers. In addition, the Islamists burned down ten churches and destroyed a girls' school as well as a health clinic in the village Shaffa.

Dafur: Ongoing voilence
(Press Release)

September 24, 2014

+++ No safety for civilians in western Sudan +++ Ongoing assaults on women +++ At least 149 rapes since July 2014 +++

September 23, 2014

The Society for Threatened Peoples raises serious allegations against Turkey and the German federal government: the latter has now ignored its NATO partner's support for the terror movement "Islamic State" long enough – providing logistical support and thus helping the extremists to forcibly expel ethnic and religious minorities from large parts of Syria and Iraq.

September 23, 2014

+++ Uyghur Professor Ilham Tohti sentenced to life imprisonment!
+++ Germany should suspend human rights dialogue with China +++ Politically motivated rulings stoke violence in the north-west of the People's Republic +++

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