MHRMI Information Forum with Special Guests from Greek Helsinki Monitor and Minority Rights Group - Greece
MHRMI Information Forum with Special Guests from Greek Helsinki Monitor and Minority Rights Group - Greece
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) - Press Release Toronto, Canada - Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) will be holding an information forum this Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 12:30pm at St. Clement of Ohrid Macedonian Orthodox Cathedral in Toronto. Special guests will be Greek Helsinki Monitor Spokesperson ...
AMHRC and MHRMI Express Full Support for OMO "Ilinden" - PIRIN Protests in Strasbourg
AMHRC and MHRMI Express Full Support for OMO "Ilinden" - PIRIN Protests in Strasbourg
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) / Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee (AMHRC) - Press Release Melbourne, Australia and Toronto, Canada - The Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee (AMHRC) and Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) wish to express their full support for the protests of OMO "Ilinden” - PIRIN beginning today in Strasbourg.
Greek Plea to Barack Obama to Reverse Recognition of Macedonia - Based on 2,000 Year Old "Facts"
Greek Plea to Barack Obama to Reverse Recognition of Macedonia - Based on 2,000 Year Old "Facts"
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) / Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee (AMHRC) - Press Release Toronto, Canada and Melbourne, Australia - "Greece is in no position to dictate anything based on history. More to the point, should we be governed today based on arbitrary interpretations of ancient history?...
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.
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.
Greece Steps Up Blatant Attacks on Human Rights Activists and Macedonian Minority
Greece Steps Up Blatant Attacks on Human Rights Activists and Macedonian Minority
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) - Press Release Toronto, Canada - Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) condemns Greece's brutal tactics in clashes between members of the Macedonian minority and the Greek army near the village of Lofi/Zabrdeny in northern Greece.
IPI/SEEMO expresses its concern at the recent detainment of journalists in Greece
IPI/SEEMO expresses its concern at the recent detainment of journalists in Greece
SEEMO, Press Release The Vienna-based South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO), a network of editors, media executives and leading journalists from South East Europe and an affiliate of the International Press Institute (IPI), is alarmed at recent restrictions on reporter's ability to freely carry out their work in Greece.
Greek crackdown on Macedonian journalists draws international condemnation, new questions
Greek crackdown on Macedonian journalists draws international condemnation, new questions
The tense ordeal of four Macedonian journalists detained by police in a northern Greek village on Monday is gaining wider attention, and has caused an international outcry against the perceived heavy-handedness of Greek authorities- and what their apparent contempt for the free press may be covering for.
OSCE Implementation Meeting - Tolerance and non-discrimination I, National minorities - Statement of the Home of Macedonian Culture
OSCE Implementation Meeting - Tolerance and non-discrimination I, National minorities - Statement of the Home of Macedonian Culture
My statement today shall focus on the rights of Macedonian national minority of Greece. In line with Greek nationalist ideology, successive Greek governments have failed to acknowledge the existence of a distinct Macedonian ethnic identity and Macedonian language. The attitude of Greek authorities to the very concept of minority rights deserves particular attention.
MHRMI Applauds United Nations Decision to Send Independent Expert on Minority Issues to Greece
MHRMI Applauds United Nations Decision to Send Independent Expert on Minority Issues to Greece
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) - Press Release Toronto, Canada - United Nations Independent Expert on Minority Issues, Ms. Gay McDougall, was in Florina (Lerin), northern Greece today to investigate minority issues and meet with members of Rainbow (Vinozhito), representing the Macedonian minority in Greece.