Macedonian Human Rights Movement International

2004 NEWS ARCHIVES

OSCE Implementation Meeting - The Macedonian Minority in Greece, Report by MHRMC
Table of Contents - Introduction - Greek Neo-Nazis Threaten Macedonian Minority Party (Rainbow/Vinozhito) - Greek Neo-Fascists Attack 50 Year Old Man - Greek Government Harassment of Rainbow/Vinozhito - Macedonian Language and the European Bureau for Lesser Used Languages (EBLUL) - Macedonian Political Refugees Denied Entry into Greece - Macedonian Theatre ...
US State Department International Religious Freedom Report 2004
U.S. Department of State International Religious Freedom Report 2004 - Greece Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor www.state.gov/g/drl/rls/irf/2004/35458.htm The following are excerpts from the report. For the full text, please see the link above.
Macedonians From Golo Brdo Attend Gathering in Debar
(Dnevnik, 24.06.2004) - The three-day scientific gathering "Life on Border - Golo Brdo” ended Sunday with the sound of zurlas and drums, Golobrdo dances and songs, but also a few tears of joy. The gathering was organized by the Macedonian Ethnological Association and the Centre for Ethnic Research from Tirana, presided by Kimet Fetahu, who is a renowned fighter for rights of Macedonians in Albania.
Macedonian Refugees and World Refugee Day
Today, June 20th, we mark World Refugee Day. "World Refugee Day is a salute to the indomitable spirit and courage of the world's refugees, and as such it should be a real celebration." 1 June 20th is a day in which we think about the 28,000 Macedonian children refugees (Detsa Begaltsi) who left their homes during the Greek Civil War, and extend to them our encouragement, support and respect.
Law Society of Upper Canada Honours Macedonian Lawyer Chris Paliare
TORONTO, June 17 /CNW/ - The Law Society of Upper Canada will present a Law Society Medal - its highest honour - to three lawyers from Toronto, one from Barrie, and one from Kingston, at a special ceremony to be held Wednesday, June 23, at Osgoode Hall. Established in 1985, the Law Society Medal recognizes outstanding Ontario lawyers whose service is in accordance with the highest ideals of the profession.
Radio Station Owner Arrested in Greece for Broadcasting in Macedonian Language
Vienna, 9 June 2004 The Vienna-based South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO), a network of editors, media executives and leading journalists in South East Europe and an affiliate of the International Press Institute (IPI), is deeply concerned about a recent media development in Greece. According to information before SEEMO, on ...
European Commission Against Racism and Intolerance Recommends that Greece Recognize Macedonian Minority
European Commission Against Racism and Intolerance Third report on Greece Adopted on 5 December 2003 and made public on 8 June 2004 The following is an excerpt from ECRI's report. For the full text, please see the link below: www.coe.int/t/E/human_rights/ecri/1-ECRI/2-Country-by-country_approach/Greece/Greece_CBC_3.asp Macedonians and other minority groups 80.
Rainbow/Vinozhito Denounces Greek Neo-Nazi Interference at Party's First Congress
The European Free Alliance (EFA) - Rainbow denounces the participation of a delegate of the extreme-right neo-nazi Patriotiko Metopo (Patriotic Front) in yesterday's meeting of the Interpartisan Committee on the European elections. Those who only a few days ago in Thessaloniki/Solun attempted to violently disrupt the congress of a legitimate ...