2016 09 28 Wednesday

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Mahmoud Abbas hails ‘brave’ peace partner Shimon Peres

UN expert raises alarm as Brazilian Indians fight “genocide”

Campaigners: ‘Backward’ Indigenous Peoples May Hold Solutions to World Hunger

When Indigenous Fashion Hits the Runway, Details Matter

Morocco goes bilingual as king rounds off reforms

Morocco’s Berber could soon become an official language

Hong Kong begins explosive political chapter as former protesters enter legislature

‘Brexit means independence’: SNP conference to debate #ScotlandInEurope

Pressure tactics: China is winning the diplomatic war with Taiwan

Switzerland is the world’s most competitive economy

Worries Grow Over Greek Economic Forecast

Greek Lawmakers Pass Bill Aimed at Unlocking Aid Tranche

Cyprus economy recovery fragile

Waterstones sells out Welsh Scrabble after lack of sales causes online furore

LGBTQ festival cancelled in Haiti amid threats, Gov’t order

Africa: The Lost Kids At Rome’s Termini Station – Child Migrants Exploited

UN Fears ‘Manipulation’ As Somalia Delays Elections

Uncertainty Mars Potential for Peace in South Sudan

Islands & Small States Institute

Sweden’s Smart Move to Return Troops to an Island Eyed by Russia

Nordic Nations Deepen Cooperation Amid Worsening Baltic Security

A referendum by Serbs threatens yet more trouble for Bosnia

Serbia’s War Crimes Prosecution at a Crossroads

War Memorial’s Demolition in Macedonia Outrages Bulgaria

Moscow ‘anti-globalisation’ conference stirs up European and American separatists

Puigdemont to call a referendum next September if Spain doesn’t allow Catalans to vote

Catalonia: 27-S elections look back: A year of pro-independence majority in the Parliament

CUP wants Columbus statue in Barcelona to be removed

Growth continues in Albania as employment improves

Mass protests in the KRG taking place against economic crisis and the Barzani ruling family

Tibet’s first football club aims at unity, struggles for Chinese players

Delhi’s Mini Tibet, A Monument Of Longing For A Lost Homeland

Sixth International Tibet democratic conference held in Taiwan

Turkey kills nine civilians in Syrian Kurdistan: YPG

World’s First Green Securities Exchange Announced in Luxembourg

Moldova’s c-bank says probe into missing $1 bln finds $600 mln dissipated abroad

New report details human rights abuses in West Papua

EU Energy Days: Armenia and EU highlight joint energy efficiency efforts

Basque separatists criticize Spain, France

Biafra: Justice Tsoho yields to pressure, disqualifies self from Kanu’s case

Nigeria’s triple secession threat

Employers: Roma, do not call us!

Top award handed out to teacher who champions the voice of Maori in education

Russian guards detain two Georgians at ABL with breakaway Abkhazia

Tallinn hosts the world’s largest clean technology competition

Social Media as a Tool of Hybrid Warfare

Don’t forget those kidnapped in occupied Crimea

Russia Implicated in Shooting Down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Over Ukraine

Human rights violations worsen in annexed Crimea – Freedom House

First Russia jails a CrimeanTatar rights activist, then it comes for his children

Attack on Luhansk Airport: evidence proves participation of the Russian Army

Russia brings enforced disappearances to occupied Crimea

U.S. to pay 17 Indian tribes $492 million to settle long-standing disputes

Native Hawaiians, Asian Americans Show Support for North Dakota Pipeline Protest

How Native Students Can Succeed In College: ‘Be As Tough As The Land That Made You’

Mexico is no longer turning a blind eye to local customs that bar indigenous women from voting

Azerbaijan holds referendum to extend president’s term

Hungarians to rebel against EU migrant quotas

Almost all education research takes place in the US — but Finland is using it better