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Campaign on "9th Anniversary of September uprising” - Burmese anti-dictator government movement

Sep 25, 2016

Protest in-front of Myanmar Embassy in Seoul

We are a group of ethnics people from Myanmar based in South Korea. Our organization’s name is the All Ethnics Democracy and Human Rights Network....Read more at >> Campaign
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The Korean Chuseok Holiday and I with "Friends of All Nations"

By Jeremy Metzger
Staff Writer
Sep 20, 2016

At the badminton court

The Korean Chuseok Holiday held on September 15, in this year. This is my first experienced Chuseok Holidays as a foreigner....Read more at >> Migrant Worker
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Water Park and Summer Fashion Show



At Hangang River

People enjoy at Water Park and Summer Fashion Show in Seoul City...Read more at >> Sport & Health
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VCHR and Hudson Institute hold Conference in Washington D.C. on Religious Freedom in Vietnam



Conference in Washington D.C.

WASHINGTON D.C. 20 September 2016 (VCHR) – The Vietnam Committee on Human Rights (VCHR) and the Hudson Institute held a conference on “Religious Freedom in Vietnam: Its Importance for Regional and Global Security” on 12 September 2016...Read more at >> Religious
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Onam celebrations by MASCONN showcases Indian culture in Trumbull, CT

Special Contribution
By Ajay Ghosh

Maveli, the legendary King is being welcomed by women dressed in Kerala's traditional attire

(Trumbull, CT: September 18th, 2016): Over 400 people from Fairfield County in the state of Connecticut participated in the 9th annual Onam celebrations organized by Malayalee Association of Southern Connecticut (MASCONN)...Read more at >> Art & Living
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Icheon Cerapia (World Ceramic Center) AND ICHEON MUSEUM OF PIGS



At Icheon Cerapia

The Cerapia (Icheon World Ceramic Center) is an exhibition center of contemporary ceramic works that is run by the World Ceramic Exposition Foundation. The Ceramic Center has three permanent exhibition halls which feature around 500 contemporary....For more photos>> Photo Gallery
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THAILAND: Ongoing judicial harassment of pro-democracy activists and Prachatai reporter



Taweesak Kerdpoka, a Prachatai journalist (far right), and four anti-junta New Democracy Movement (NDM) activists, Pakorn Areekul, Anucha Rungmorakot, Anan Loked, and Phanuwat Songsawadchai

Please write letters to the authorities below, asking them to immediately end any ongoing judicial harassment of the 4 activists and 1 reporter from Prachatai....Read more at >> Press Release
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OPEN LETTER TO FRENCH PRESIDENT FRAN├žOIS HOLLANDE ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN VIETNAM



Fran├žois Hollande

On the occasion of your upcoming visit to Vietnam from 5-7 September, FIDH and its member organizations, the Vietnam Committee on Human Rights (VCHR) and the French League for Human Rights (LDH),...Read more at >> Europe
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GRAND OPENING CEREMONY OF FIFTH NEPAL AFRICA FILM FESTIVAL 2016

Special Report
By Dr.Manju Mishra

Invitation poster

We feel proud to inform you all the grand opening ceremony of fifth Nepal Africa Film Festival 2016 will be inaugurated by Right honorable Vice President of Nepal....Read more at >> Africa/Middle East
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BURMA PEACE: LET THE TRUTH BE TOLD!

Special Contribution
By Roland Watson
Aug 27, 2016

Burma Army Troops Killed and Burned Four Kachin Villagers

The UNFC has announced that it will attend the upcoming Burma peace conference. I have previously presented reasons for boycotting the conference, but there is a good argument for going as well....Read more at >> Asia-Pacific
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Korea-Dokdo-Love Members visited to Dokdo island

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A Trip to Ulleungdo island

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Freedom from AFSPA in J&K and Manipur

Read more at >> Opinion
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The litigation, which has received scant media coverage, contends Trump is complicit in violence perpetrated by hate groups

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UBCV calls for legal action against Formosa Steel Corporation

Read more at >> Business
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Ambassador Arun Singh inaugurates AAPI’s 34th annual convention in New York City

Read more at >> Diplomatic
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Interview with Korean National Commission for UNESCO Dr. Park Eun-kyung

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Interesting to help migrant and foreign community Mr. Jeong Heejo

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The Global Digest 2015 (English) Special Issue is available now.

Read more at >> Bulletin
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