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Salem-News.com (Dec-23-2019 13:26)
India: Citizenship Bill Discriminates Against MuslimsWilliam Gomes Salem-News.com Human Rights Ambassador
CAA disregards victims of persecution based on religion and ethnicity.
(YORK, UK) -
I am William Nicholas Gomes, a British Human Rights Activist and Freelance Journalist. I write to express serious concern about the Indian Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 (CAA), passed by the Indian Parliament on December 11, 2019, and received President’s assent on December 12, 2019.
Salem-News.com (May-02-2019 14:10)
Turmoil in VenezuelaRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
Venezuela is a country on the northern coast of South America.
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
Even with backing from the Trump administration, Juan Guaidó, the U.S.-recognized interim president of Venezuela, failed to oust Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro.
Salem-News.com (Apr-01-2019 00:21)
India: Human Rights Defender Samiul Biswas in Judicial CustodyWilliam Gomes Salem-News.com Human Rights Ambassador
Samiul Biswas has been instrumental in documenting human rights violations along the India-Bangladesh border.
(YORK, UK) -
According to the information received from Front Line Defenders, on 19 March 2019, the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s Court remanded human rights defender Samiul Biswas in custody at Krishnanagar District Jail.
Salem-News.com (Feb-06-2019 02:07)
Fair Trial: Asia Bibi Not Guilty of BlasphemyShamim Masih Salem-News.com
The US has conveyed concerns about Christian persecution in Pakistan, while Pakistan simply denies it.
The Supreme Court of Pakistan finally set aside a review petition of a Christian woman, Asia Bibi, accused of blasphemy, after she spent more than 8 years in prison, in solitary confinement.
Salem-News.com (Aug-14-2018 23:10)
Bangladesh: Release Mr. Shahidul Alam Immediately from Arbitrary DetentionWilliam Gomes Salem-News.com Human Rights Ambassador
An open letter to the Honourable Ambassadors of Bangladesh
(UNITED KINGDOM) -
I am writing to voice my deep concern about the arbitrary arrest of an award-winning photographer, academic and human rights defender Shahidul Alam.
Salem-News.com (Jun-23-2018 00:43)
Could Tough Love Salvage Lebanon?Dr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
Problems for Lebanon’s economy and political status continue to mount
(BEIRUT) - “You could qualify for U.S. and Western aid to salvage Lebanon or you can cede what’s left of your country’s sovereignty to Iran. But you cannot do both.” A US Congressional staffer after his boss recently introduced legislation to cut off all aid to Lebanon until it “cleans its house of Iranian militia and restores Lebanese sovereignty.”Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (May-24-2018 17:42)
The Multiple Stepmothers of Daesh (ISIS) in Syria - Part IDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
UN agencies have repeatedly been threatened with expulsion from Syria if they deviate from the widely disputed claimed number of 350,000 people killed, whereas, the facts support the number to be over a million.
Last month, 186 of the 193-Member States of the UN claimed that they want all foreign forces out of Syria. Iran with its 18 Shia militia recruited from the region, Russia, America, France, the UK—the Lot.
Salem-News.com (May-04-2018 17:56)
Syria`s New Law Number Ten Devastates Sunni RefugeesDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
Refugees forced to flee Syria have experienced one or more war crime or crime against humanity.
Law Number 10 sets in motion a massive political and legal overhaul of the government land registry and gives Syrian refugees, whether inside the country or abroad just 30 days to prove ownership of their houses and property. All Syrian refugees must present their deeds to local council offices in the country.
Salem-News.com (Apr-26-2018 17:12)
Surviving Syrian Refugees Shut Out by Lebanon`s PoliticiansDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
Lebanon’s politicians insist Syrian refugees "Return to Syria Now!" But to what?
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“Uridu an aouda ela bayti fi Sourya!” (“I want to return home to Syria!”)
Salem-News.com (Mar-07-2018 13:10)
Syrian Sentinels Risking Their Lives to Save Fellow CitizensDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
342 children were killed and 803 were injured in Syria in the first two months of 2018
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Described as the "bloodiest" day since a Russian-sponsored truce failed to stop the onslaught and since a UN Security Council resolution was unsuccessful at implementing a 30-day ceasefire, Syrian government forces resumed the shelling of the Damascus suburb for the 16th consecutive day on 3/6/2018.