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Haji Syed Salman Chishty from Ajmer Sharif leads students in Discussion on Kashmir at University of Geneva

September 20, 2019 – GENEVA.  Friday evening in a lecture room at the University of Geneva, a crowd of students and interested community members welcomed Haji Syed Salman Chishty, the 26th Generation, the hereditary custodian and key holder of the renowned Dargah Ajmer Sharif Sufi shrine. The shrine, located in Rajasthan state’s city of Ajmer, […]

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The Pashtun’s Flame of Hope – Manzoor Pashteen! or Manzoor Pashteen the Pashtun’s Che Guevara!

September 17, 2018 – GENEVA Film has always been a valuable medium to share issues of human rights and today in Geneva, the Pashtun community of Europe showed six films which portrait the factual reality of the persecution and discrimination of the Pashtun people in Pakistan experience. The film showings were held in the Salle […]

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Pavilion displayed outside United Nations Office of Geneva to raise awareness of the plight of Pakistani Pashtuns

September 17th, 2019 – Geneva As one of the world’s largest tribal community, the Pashtuns of Afghanistan and Pakistan have a rich history and culture extending thousands of years. Afghanistan’s cities Kandahar, Jalalabad, and Lashkar Gah and Pakistan’s Peshawar and Quetta all represent vibrant, bustling centres of Pashtun culture, and Pashtun people. However, in current […]

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‘Missing in Pakistan’ poster campaign highlights Pakistan’s kidnap-and-kill crusade against Pakistani minorities

The European Organization for Pakistani Minorities has launched a “Missing in Pakistan” advocacy poster campaign at Broken Chair Monument outside the UN Office of Geneva to draw attention to Pakistan’s ongoing abductions of minorities, particularly political rights activists, living in parts of Balochistan, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and Gilgit Baltisan. Minorities in Pakistan face a brutal […]