Russian police arrested twelve Falun Gong practitioners who were holding a peaceful appeal in front of the Chinese embassy in Moscow on Saturday, March 24, ahead of Chinese leader Hu Jintao's visit.
This is an appeal by the family of Aslan Maskhadov, President of the Chechen Republic Ichkeria, killed by the Russian secret services on 8 March 2005 in the Chechen village of Dojkur-Evl (Tolstoj-Yurt).
Germany's Muslim population is becoming more religious and more conservative. Islamic associations are fostering the trend, particularly through their work with the young -- accelerating the drift towards a parallel Muslim society. (...)
To All Our Dear Parish Priests, Church Wardens and Parish Council Members!
"Salvator noster natus est in mundo" (Roman Missal)
TOKYO - Though less than 1 per cent of Japan’s population of 127 million are Christians, Christmas is celebrated in the country with a unique zeal.
That this House, prior to the visit of the President of Kazakhstan, condemns the harassment of and discrimination against Hindu minorities in Kazakhstan;
On 21 February 2005 the Tula Central District Court represented by Judge I. Kurganova announced its decision in which it:
Sergei Buryanov,Institute of Freedom of Conscience