News Item: The organization, in cooperation with international institutions, sends an appeal to the President of Algeria and government officials to resolve the issue of refugees detained in a shelter in the Alg
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Monday 31 December 2018 - 01:13:21

On 17/12/2018, the International Organization for Human Rights and International Law, in cooperation with the Arab Center for Human Rights and the International Observatory for the Documentation of Human Rights Violations, sent an urgent appeal letter to His Excellency President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia, Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel, Interior Minister Noureddine Badawi, and the Organization sent a copy of the appeal to the Representative of Algeria to the UN Human Rights Council United Nations "through the Office of the Consulate of Algeria in Geneva, and the Office of the Director-General of the United Nations Security Council Ne Algerian. "
In its urgent appeal, the organization and the international institutions called for the resolution of the issue of "one hundred and fourteen" refugees from "Palestinian, Syrian and Yemeni nationality" held in the "Barakeh shelter" in the Algerian state of Tamanrasset in difficult circumstances for reasons of entering the country illegally from nearly three and a half months ago.
As of the date of this statement, these refugees continue to suffer in the detention center. The organization hopes that the Algerian leadership, headed by the President and the Prime Minister, will immediately intervene to resolve this humanitarian issue.

Appeal letter from international human rights organizations to:

His Excellency the President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, the Honorable Abdelaziz Bouteflika
His Excellency the Prime Minister, Mr. Ahmed Ouyahia
His Excellency the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Abdelkader Messahel
His Excellency the Minister of the Interior, the respected Professor Noureddine Badawi

Mr. President and honorable ministers … greetings to you

The international organizations concerned with the defense of human rights and the signatory to this appeal are very grateful to you and hope that you will follow up on the issue of "one hundred and fourteen" refugees from "Palestinian, Syrian and Yemeni nationality" are being held in the "Baraka shelter center" in the Algerian state of Tamanrasset for reasons of entering the country illegally for almost three and a half months in difficult circumstances. Among these detained refugees are children, women, the elderly and the injured, including those who lost their parents in the war, including the destruction of his home, almost a week ago, the authorities concerned forcibly removed them from Algeria.
These "detained" refugees in the state of Tamanrasset want to enjoy security and peace in the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria and through you and through local organizations appeal to them to stop their deportation and to consider settling their legal status as refugees in Algeria.
The principle of the need to protect human rights and to protect refugees is at the heart of international law. We therefore call upon you to take the necessary steps to do so. We hope that you will take immediate action to immediately release these refugees and offer them help and assistance. We hope that the opened door of humanity of the Algerian Republic will never close, Always solidarity with the oppressed peoples, and always supporting the Arab humanitarian issues, they did not leave their homeland voluntarily and they did not choose the place of refuge, but fate came to Algeria, and we in the international organizations signatory to this appeal highly appreciate your gesture of humanity for this issue.
Please accept all respect and appreciation

Done on 17/12/2018
International Organization for Human Rights and International Law / Kingdom of Norway
Chairman of the Board Dr. Ayhan Jaf
Arab European Center for Human Rights and International Law / Kingdom of Norway
Executive Director / Dr. Ahmed Ghazi
International Observatory to Document Human Rights Violations / State of Argentina
General Director / Dr. Abdul Aziz Tarekji
International Organization for Human Rights and International Law
Central Information Authority
Norway on 20/12/2018


The International Organization for Human Rights and International Law was established on 10 December 2016 as the "Monitor of the International Human Rights Network". On February 20, 2018, its constituent body met and the name was amended and re-published on behalf of the International Organization for Human Rights and International Law. In the Kingdom of Norway under No. Org Nr 917987025, is a non-governmental, non-political, neutral and non-profit international organization dedicated to the protection, promotion and defense of human rights.




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