2020: Critical year for EU-China relations

By |december 26th, 2019|16+1 format, 5G, China, Donald Trump, EU-China relations, Huawei, Ilham Tohti, News, Sakharov Prize|

2020 will be a decisive year for the EU’s relations with China and its success will largely depend on the fate of the long-running bilateral investment treaty negotiations, writes Fraser Cameron.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za 2020: Critical year for EU-China relations

Jailed Uighur’s daughter receives EU rights prize

By |december 19th, 2019|China, ethnic cleansing, European Parliament, human rights, Ilham Tohti, Muslims, News, Sakharov Prize, Uighurs|

The daughter of jailed Uighur intellectual Ilham Tohti received the EU's top rights prize on his behalf Wednesday (18 December), saying she did not even know if he was still alive.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Jailed Uighur’s daughter receives EU rights prize

Don’t trust Russia, Sentsov warns Europe ahead of Normandy summit

By |november 26th, 2019|News, Oleg Sentsov, Russia, Sakharov Prize, Ukraine|

Freed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov warned Europeans against attempts to thaw ties with Russia as he received his 2018 Sakharov Prize, the European Parliament’s annual human rights award, on Tuesday (26 November). Sentsov was sentenced to 20 years in prison...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Don’t trust Russia, Sentsov warns Europe ahead of Normandy summit

Tweets of the Week: Brexit Extension, Oettinger’s Budget and European Prizes

By |november 1st, 2019|Brexit, Greta Thunberg, Günther Oettinger, News, Sakharov Prize, Tweets of the week|

Brexit didn’t happen so it’s not yet goodbyes, Oettinger accuses the FT of lies, and Uyghur rights activist wins Sakharov prize.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Tweets of the Week: Brexit Extension, Oettinger’s Budget and European Prizes

Jailed Uighur Tohti wins European Parliament Sakharov Prize

By |oktober 24th, 2019|anti-Muslim, China, human rights, Kazakhs, mass surveillance, News, Sakharov Prize, Uighurs|

The European Parliament on Thursday (24 October) awarded the Sakharov Prize for human rights to Uighur intellectual Ilham Tohti, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment in China for "separatism".

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Jailed Uighur Tohti wins European Parliament Sakharov Prize

End FGM: give girls a chance to decide their own destiny

By |oktober 8th, 2019|female genital mutilation. FMG, News, Sakharov Prize|

As MEPs decide on the short-list for the Sakharov prize, Assita Kanko explains her nomination of 'The Restorers', a group of Kenyan students working to help victims and potential victims of Female Genital Mutilation.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za End FGM: give girls a chance to decide their own destiny

The Sakharov Prize winner is dying behind Russian bars

By |oktober 25th, 2018|News, Oleg Sentsov, Russia, Sakharov Prize, Ukraine|

The only way to save the Ukrainian citizens from the Russian captivity is consistent international pressure and our unity, writes Mykola Tochytskyi

Komentarji so izklopljeni za The Sakharov Prize winner is dying behind Russian bars

MEPs send message to Russia by giving Sakharov prize to Sentsov

By |oktober 25th, 2018|News, Oleg Sentsov, Russia, Sakharov Prize, Ukraine|

The European Parliament awarded on Thursday (25 October) the prestigious Sakharov human rights prize to Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who has been jailed by Russia.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za MEPs send message to Russia by giving Sakharov prize to Sentsov

Sakharov Prize nominees include NGOs in the Mediterranean

By |september 28th, 2018|Anti-Abortion, cancer, European Parliament, glyphosate, human rights, Islam, Monsanto, Morocco, News, NGOs, refugee crisis, Sakharov Prize, Syrian war, Turkey, Ukraine crisis, women rights|

The nominees for the 2018 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought have been announced on Thursday (27 September), including Oleg Sentsov, the Ukrainian film director imprisoned in Russia and NGOs saving lives of migrants in the Mediterranean. Since 1988,...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Sakharov Prize nominees include NGOs in the Mediterranean

Sakharov Prize: Opposition activist lashes out against dictatorship in Venezuela

By |december 13th, 2017|European Parliament, News, Nicolás Maduro, Sakharov Prize, Venezuela, Venezuelan Opposition|

The wife of a jailed Venezuelan opposition leader lashed out in the European Parliament against the "dictatorship" of the country's leftist president, which she said has imprisoned the whole nation.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Sakharov Prize: Opposition activist lashes out against dictatorship in Venezuela