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HRW: South Korea’s Military “Sodomy” Law Violates Rights

by HRW #Asia twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #SouthKorea     A press note from HRW’s official site informs about South Korea’s law that bans same-sex conduct for soldiers wich violates its international human rights obligations and should be repealed – as Human Rights Watch said in an amicus brief submitted to the country’s Constitutional Court. Domestic and international human rights groups have challenged the discriminatory ...

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Sabrin Farooqui, first Bangladeshi-origin woman to run for Australian parliament

by Gaiaitalia.com _eng #Bangladesh twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Politics   Sabrin Farooqui has become the first female of Bangladeshi origin to be nominated for a parliamentary seat in Australia. She received the nomination from the Australian Labour Party (ALP) for the upcoming state election, due on March 23. The news is proudly announced by the daily news Dhaka Tribune. Farooqi will contest a ...

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USA must “risolve its difference ith Russia through dialogue” China’s Foreing Minister said on sayurday

by GdR #World twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Nuclear       The United States should not retired from “an important nuclear arms control agreement”, said China’s foreign minister on Saturday, according to english language asian media, and “resolve its differences with Russia through dialogue instead of threatening of withdraw“. “As an important bilateral treaty in arms control and disarmament, the Intermediate-Range Treaty has ...

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Car bomb blast  left six injured in car in northwestern Pakistan

by G.G. #Pakistan twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #World   Six people were injured Saturday after a car bomb exploded in northwestern Pakistan, according to police, as cited by local media. The car was parked in the Kali Bari market area of the city of Peshawar, near a mosque. The six injured were taken to the hospital. Some shops in the area have been damage ...

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North Korean diplomat working in Italy disappeared

by Gaiaitalia.com English #NorthKorea twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Rome   According to South Korean intelligence services a North Korean diplomat working in Italy disappeared a few days before the end of his spell as chargé d’affaires at the end of november, 2018. Official North Korean offices didn’t say a word about a possible asylum request to a no specified Western country. Italian foreign ministry ...

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Ranil Wickremesinghe took oath as Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister

by Gaiaitalia.com #English twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Asia     Ranil Wickremesinghe took oath on Sunday as prime minister of Sri Lanka, nearly two months after his sudden ouster that had steeped the country into a deep political crisis, in a ceremony held at the Presidential Secretariat a day after former president Rajapaksa, stepped down.     (16th december 2018) ©gaiaitalia.com 2018   ...

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Discovery of missile bases in North Korea. Trump said: “I was awared of them”

by G.G. #NorthKorea twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #World     A Washington based think-tank revelead more than a dozen missiles base in North Korea according to satellite images released on Nov. 12. Analysts, according to Time, have been took by surprise and raised questions about President Trump’s claim that North Korean is no longer a nuclear threat. Asked by journalists Trump answered he ...

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Bangladesh suspends repatriation of Rohingyas

by G.G. #Rohingyas twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #HumanRights   Bangladesh’s Governement suspended on Thursday 15th the first planned phase of repatriation of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar, officials said, because of a lack of volunteers. Officials said. Myanmar’s Rohingyas (terrorized to be deported back to Myanmar) refugees in Bangladesh are hundreds of thousands escaped in some way  from a military crazy crackdown in 2017. The repatriation ...

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Three Madrasa girls student raped for three days in Rangpur

by Gaiaitalia.com English #Bangladesh twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #HumanRights   A man, arrested by the Police and identified as Alim Uddin, have allegedly held the three girls captive in a house and raped them for three days. The three young girls are students of the fifth class at the Ahiyaganj Dakhil Madrasa. According to Badirganj police station Officer-in-Charge, cited by Dhaka Tribune, the accused admitted ...

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North Korea warns about return to Nuclear Policies

by D.S. #NorthKorea twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Asia   After a claimed historic summer in Singapore on June, 2018 where President Trump and Dictator Kim Jong Un signed a vaguely-worded statement about what they called denuclearization, North Korea came back from the future and warned US they will “seriously” consider returning to re-building nuclear weapons policies if Mr. Trump, the most cleverer President in the ...

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