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7 July 2012

Stories from 7 July 2012

Africans in China about China in Africa

Palestine: Documentary About Arafat's Death Prompts Questions

The news channel Al Jazeera recently broadcast a documentary on the mysterious death of Palestinian President Yasser Arafat in Paris on 11 November, 2004. The documentary alleges that rather than...

Greece: Attack on Athens Microsoft Headquarters

Guatemala: Wave of Attacks Against Female Activists

In the last couple of weeks two female activists have been attacked. The victims are Lolita Chavez, an indigenous leader and member of the K’iche’ People’s Council, and human rights...

China: Cement Cones to Drive Away Homeless People

China: Happy Birthday Secretary Bo

Pakistan: Women's Rights Activist Killed

Fareeda Kokikhel Afridi, a prominent and tireless rights activist has been shot dead. She was the head of an NGO working for women's empowerment in the conflict-ridden tribal areas of...

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