Daily Archives: July 27, 2019

UK Suspends Arms Exports To Saudi Arabia: Australia to Follow?

On June 21st, the British government’s transfer of weapons to Saudi Arabia was deemed unlawful by the UK Court of Appeal. The transfer was deemed unlawful as a result of neglect on the government’s behalf to assess the past conduct of the recipient of the export, in particular Saudi Arabia’s […]

New Chinese Report Offers Convenient Truth Regarding The Uyghur People 1

The Chinese State Council Information Office recently released a white paper that paints Xinjiang, the region home to the ethnic Uyghur people, as a religiously diverse community where many faiths have co-existed for centuries. It argues that Uyghurs in Xinjiang were forced to become Muslim and that they have been […]

U.S. Federal Government To Execute Prisoners For First Time In Nearly Two Decades

U.S. Attorney General William Barr has directed the Federal Bureau for Prisons (BOP) to adopt protocols that will immediately reinstate the ability of the federal government to carry out the death penalty. Consequently, Barr has also directed the BOP to schedule the execution of five death-row inmates who he considered […]