Category Archives: Human Rights

UAE: Activist Ahmed Mansoor continues a five-month hunger strike

GCHR issues an urgent call on international bodies to visit prominent Emirati human rights defender, Ahmed Mansoor, who has been on a liquid-only hunger strike since September 2019, in protest of his dehumanizing prison conditions.

This statement was originally published …

Saqr Ghobash highlights deep relations between UAE, Estonia

ABU DHABI, Saqr Ghobash, Speaker of the Federal National Council, FNC, highlighted the deep relations between the UAE and Estonia, as well as their keenness to strengthen and develop them in all areas.

Ghobash made this statement during his meeting, …

China sets new standards for outbreak response: China Media Group

BEIJING, In the face of the latest coronavirus outbreak, China is setting a new standard for outbreak response, an article in China Media Group’s website has suggested.

The article quoted WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, when on January 30th he …

VP approves young members for boards

DUBAI, ”Empowering the Emirati youth is at the heart of initiatives and strategies adopted by the UAE Government under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan on its journey to the future,” His Highness Sheikh …