Macedonian Human Rights Movement International

2009 NEWS ARCHIVES

Canadian Defense Minister asks for change in NATO consensus on admitting new members
Canadian Defense Minister asks for change in NATO consensus on admitting new members
Canadian Defense Minister Peter McCay has asked NATO to change the concept on accession of new members, because of recent problems the Alliance has experienced with Macedonia and Croatia. At a meeting with his US counterpart Robert Gates in Washington, McCay asked NATO to revise the article for consensus ...
Greece should withdraw from dispute over existence of Macedonian minority - UN report
Greece should withdraw from dispute over existence of Macedonian minority - UN report
Reаd the Report here Greece should withdraw from the dispute over whether there is a Macedonian or a Turkish minority on its territory and focus on protecting the rights to self-identification, freedom of expression and freedom of association of those communities, reads a recommendation in the report by the UN independent expert on minority issues Gay McDougall, who paid a visit to Greece on September 8-16, 2008.
MHRMI Letter Published in the Hill Times
MHRMI Letter Published in the Hill Times
Source: The Hill Times - March 2, 2009 Prime Minister Harper appreciates Macedonia Re: "In Harper's Ottawa, it's politics, politics, politics, politics all the time..." (The Hill Times, Feb. 16, p. 22).
MHRMI Condemns Attack on Minority Activist in Greece During Live Broadcast
MHRMI Condemns Attack on Minority Activist in Greece During Live Broadcast
Toronto, Canada - MHRMI joins the South East Europe Media Organization (SEEMO) appeal denouncing the attack on Turkish minority rights activist, Abdulhalim Dede, during a live television broadcast on February 19, 2009. Greece vigorously denies the existence of any ethnic minorities on its territory and attempts to suppress any voices that advocate human rights.
MHRMI and AMHRC Call on US State Department to Correct its Misrepresentation of Macedonian Minority in Greece
MHRMI and AMHRC Call on US State Department to Correct its Misrepresentation of Macedonian Minority in Greece
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) / Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee (AMHRC) - Press Release Toronto, Canada - Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) and the Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee (AMHRC) call on the US State Department to immediately correct its misrepresentation of the Macedonian minority in ...
Интервју со Атанасиос Парисис: Европа мора да ја притисне Грција
Интервју со Атанасиос Парисис: Европа мора да ја притисне Грција
"Европа мора да креира некоја институција, посебно тело преку кое ќе може да ја санкционира Грција и нејзиното упорно одбивање да ги прифати препораките што доаѓаат од Брисел на атинска адреса", вели Атанасиос Парисис, претседател на грчкиот комитет на ЕБЛУЛ (Европско биро за помалку употребувани јазици). ...
Greece slammed for non-respect of minority rights
Greece slammed for non-respect of minority rights
Greece does not respect the rights of ethnic minorities and it refuses to acknowledge the existence of other minority apart from Muslim, says the report of the Council of Europe's Human Rights Commissioner Thomas Hammeberg. Commissioner Hammerberg expresses serious concern about the over-restricted practice of Greek courts and non-registration of certain minority associations.
CMF Announces Scholarship Fund in Honour of MHRMI
CMF Announces Scholarship Fund in Honour of MHRMI
The Canadian Macedonian Federation (CMF) is proud to announce the dedication of its two new endowments at York University and University of Toronto in honour of Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI). "This is a special moment for both groups. The CMF is recognizing the commitment that MHRMI has ...
Четири месеци затвор по снимање свадба во Леринско
Четири месеци затвор по снимање свадба во Леринско
Четири месеци затворска казна, условно на 3 години, од судот во Лерин заработи битолскиот снимател Драган Мицков Дадо, кој подолго време беше вработен во А1 Телевизија.
Prime Minister Harper attends United Macedonians' 50th Anniversary during Gotse Delchev Night
Prime Minister Harper attends United Macedonians' 50th Anniversary during Gotse Delchev Night
Toronto, Canada, February 8, 2009 - The United Macedonian's annual Gotse Delchev Evening, held in the year of the 50th Jubilee of the organization took place on Saturday February 7, in the Clement Room of the Macedonian Orthodox Cathedral St. "Clement of Ohrid” in Toronto. The 500 attendees were honoured with the presence of the Prime Minister of Canada, The Right Honourable, Stephen Harper.