Press Statement on Bashar Assad’s Regime use of Sarin nerve agent on innocent civilians

Citizens International is deeply appalled and shocked by the inhumane use of the banned chemical weapon by Bashar Assad’s regime on Syria’s innocent civilians. This incident occurred on the 4th of April in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, northwestern Syria. Footage of the aftermath of the attack, in the media, exhibited victims convulsing, struggling…

Release Bin Quasem and other detainees

31st March 2017   Mr. Saber Chowdhury MP Ex-officio President Inter-Parliamentary Union   Dear Mr. Chowdhury                              Sub: Release Bin Quasem and other detainees We write to express our serious concern about the large number of enforced disappearances taking place in Bangladesh in the last few years, in particular, the case of Bangladesh barrister…

End forced disappearances in Bangladesh

Press Release  31st March 2017  Sub: End forced disappearances in Bangladesh   “We write to express our serious concern about the large number of forced disappearances taking place in Bangladesh in the last few years, in particular, the case of Bangladesh barrister Mr. Ahmad Bin Quasem” wrote the chairman of Citizens International Mohamed Idris, in…

Press release – Set up committee to implement report on Israeli Apartheid

Press release 27th March 2017 Set up committee to implement report on Israeli Apartheid Citizens International calls on the Malaysian government to set up a committee, including representatives of civil society, to assess how to follow up on and implement the recommendations of the report “Israeli Practices towards the Palestinian People and the Question of…