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The impact of media coverage and the arms trade in the tragedy of Yemen

The impact of media coverage and the arms trade in the tragedy of Yemen September 21, 2018 Press Club, Brussels   The Speakers: Lode Vanoost, Journalist, former deputy; Samuel Legros,

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Demo: Help Yemen to Get Out of the “Forgotten War” , Friday, December 15 at 18h, in front of the Saudi Arabia’s Embassy in Brussels.

8.4 million Yemenis are starving because our leaders are allowing their Saudi clients to exterminate this people with their bombs. Despite the media blockade, we will demonstrate in Brussels this Friday,

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Germany: Two dead and four wounded in a shootout near a discotheque

shooting incident on Saturday night inside and around a discotheque in the city of Constance in Germany killed two people, including the aggressor, and four wounded, according to local police.

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United Kingdom: 22 deaths in a likely “terrorist attack” after a concert of Ariana Grande in Manchester

After the end of a concert by American star Ariana Grande in Manchester, UK, an explosion arose in front of the concert hall where 22 people died and about 60

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Humanitarian organizations saved on Wednesday more than 700 migrants in perdition in the Mediterranean

The Italian Coast Guard reported that ships chartered by humanitarian organizations saved on Wednesday more than 700 migrants in perdition in the Mediterranean. The Phoenix, operated by MOAS (Migrant Offshore

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Belarus: Hundreds of demonstrators arrested

Several hundred people were arrested on Saturday (March 25th) in the capital of Belarus while they tried to participate in a demonstration in Minsk to denounce the decline in living

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Belgium: rally in front of the European Parliament to condemn the execution of three young Bahrainis by the regime

On Wednesday, 25 January 2017, a group of human rights defenders gathered in front of the European Parliament to condemn the silence of the international community following the recent assassination

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France: a petition launched to demand access of diabetics to all trades

The French Diabetic Federation is launching an online petition on Monday (January 9th) so that diabetics “can choose the jobs of their dreams”. On its web page the Federation explains

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The Coptic Church of France strongly reacted to the attack in Cairo

At least 25 people were killed on Sunday (11th December) in a bomb attack inside a Coptic-Orthodox church adjacent to St. Mark’s Cathedral in Cairo. The Metropolitan of the Coptic

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HRA at the Lisbon International Conference

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the United Nations human rights conventions, the Human Rights Agency (HRA) participated in an international conference organized at the Faculty of Law