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Significance of fulfilling basic rights of Rohingya

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered Myanmar to take emergency measures to protect the Rohingya from ...

HRW urges UN agencies to ensure ICJ's Rohingya decision enforced

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has appealed to UN agencies to ensure enforcement of the decision taken by the International ...

Papua police chief deplores blockade against students

Papua Police Chief Inspector General Paulus Waterpauw deplored the blockade by 15 Papuan students against their peers ...

11 native Papuan students fail to leave Papua to resume their studies

Eleven native Papuan students who wanted to return to their universities in cities outside the Papua and West Papua ...

Special Report

Uncovering Xinjiang`s vocational "camp" (part one)

The hands of the clock pointed to the number 8, but the sun`s rays were covered. The chilly morning had a minimum ...

Thailand detains Cambodian opposition leader, rights group says

Thai immigration police have detained the leader of a Cambodian opposition group based in Denmark, Human Rights Watch ...

Religious harmony remains strong in Indonesia

Religious harmony and tolerance remain strong in Indonesia and considered better than in other countries. It could ...

Indonesia already extends aid to Myanmar

Indonesia has already extended a number of aids to reduce the burden of the people in Myanmar especially in Rakhine ...

Indonesia urges Myanmar to stop violence

Indonesian president Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has appealed to the Myanmar government to stop violence on its people. ...

Japan bestows medal of merit on ex-UN rapporteur from Indonesia

The Japanese government has bestowed the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold, and Silver Star upon former UN rapporteur ...

British-Algerian journalist dies after hunger strike in Algiers

A British-Algerian journalist had died six months after staging a hunger strike in Algiers over his detention for ...

Indonesians urged to pray for and help prosecuted Rohingya

The Rohingya ethnic group living in Myanmars Rakhine State is one of the worlds most persecuted minority groups. ...

No diplomatic ties with Israel as long as Palestine remains occupied: Indonesia

"As long as Palestine does not gain its independence, Indonesia will keep challenging the Israeli occupation," ...

500 dead in Syria regime`s Aeppo assault

A Russian-backed regime onslaught in northern Syria was reported to have killed more than 500 people this month, as ...

CGAP Announces Winner Of Photo Contest In 10th Year

- CGAP today announced its 2015 Photo Contest winner as Sujan Sarkar of India. The winning photo, called ...