Wed, 9 Nov 2022 11:18 GMT
The news article of Millet News, (the only English-language news website in Western Thrace), about the anti-Turkish Minority "Golden Dawn" party, made an impact.
The news article of
Millet News, (the only English- language news website in Western Thrace), about the anti- Turkish Minority "Golden Dawn" party, made an impact.
The news about the Golden Dawn of milletnews.com, the only news website broadcasting in
English in Western Thrace, made an impact.
The news caught the
attention of the Greek Helsinki Monitor, as well as the Human Rights Commissioner of the Council of Europe.
Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatovic's retweet of milletnews drew attention.
The news titled “Golden Dawn chairman and members before the judiciary”, published on
Millet News on November 7, made an international impression.
The news was followed by many
international human and minority rights organizations and shared by some of them.
The news article of
Millet News was shared by Greek Helsinki Monitor Spokesperson Panayotis Dimitras, who has hundreds of followers on social media.
Panayotis Dimitras' tweet on Twitter was retweeted by European Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatovic.
WHO IS MIJATOVIC?
Dunja Mijatovic is one of the founders of Bosnia and Herzegovina's Agency for the Regulation of Communications and was elected as the head of the European Platform for Regulatory Agencies ( EPRA) in 2007, becoming the first woman to hold this position and the first non-EU state representative. She served as the OSCE Representative for Freedom of the Press from 2010 to 2017.
Mijatovic currently continues to serve as the
Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights.
THE ONLY MINORITY SITE BROADCASTING IN ENGLISH
Milletnews.com, which started broadcasting in September 2018, continues to be on the agenda with the current local and national news it has caught recently.
The milletnews team, which is the only website broadcasting in
English in the Turkish minority media in Western Thrace, has also been publishing annual human rights reports since 2019.
reports, which consist of human and minority rights violations and current minority problems faced by the Muslim Turkish Minority of Western Thrace in a year, are followed with interest by international human and minority rights organizations, diplomacy and academia.
The 2022 annual
report on human and minority rights is expected to be published in the coming months.