At Least 6 People Were Executed In Iran Today

According to official and unofficial reports from Iran at least six prisoners were executed in three different prisons today. One prisoner hanged in Western Iran According to the official Iranian news agency IRNA, one prisoner was hanged in the prison of Doroud, Lorestan Province (West of Iran). The prisoner who was not identified by name, [...]

Philippines: Killing of human rights defender Mr Genesis Ambason

H.E. Benigno Aquino III, President, Republic of the Philippines Your Excellency, I am William Nicholas Gomes, Human Rights Ambassador for Salem-News.com. I came to know about the situation from Front Line – The International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders. On 13 September 2012, human rights defender Mr Genesis Ambason was killed just [...]

Kyrgyzstan: Arbitrary arrest of human rights defender Mr Farhodhon Muhtarov

Mr. Almazbek Atambayev, House of Government, Kyrgyzstan Your Excellency, I am William Nicholas Gomes, Human Rights Ambassador for Salem-News.com. I came to know about the situation from Front Line Defenders. On 14 September 2012, human rights defender Mr Farhodhon Muhtarov was arrested and ill-treated by police in the city of Bishkek. He was detained in [...]

Of Marikana, Malema and Mangaung: South Africa’s Faultlines

The Marikana Massacre, which pitted police against striking miners, labor against capital, and in the minds of many the state against the people, serves as a brutal and grim reminder of just how divided post-Apartheid South Africa is. The Mandela Miracle, never a miracle at all but rather the culmination of decades of struggle and [...]

Youtube banned in Bangladesh-Freedom of Expression highly questionable

The Bangladesh government has banned you tube from its territory, highlighting the high violence content in you tube. The use of content filtering is done in order to avoid impending violence, reports the Internet Society Bangladesh Dhaka Chapter. According to Faisal Hasan, PhD President of ISOC Bangladesh, “Muslims around the world are deeply shocked by [...]

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