mercoledì 17 novembre 2021

Stati Uniti
US Adds Russia, China To Religious Freedom Blacklist

(Afp - ndtv)
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said that he was designating Russia, as well as China and 8 other countries "as Countries of Particular Concern for having engaged in or tolerated 'systematic, ongoing, and egregious violations of religious freedom.'" -- The United States on Monday added Russia to a blacklist of countries singled out for "egregious violations of religious freedom," a move that comes as ties dip to their lowest ebb since the Cold War. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he was designating Russia, as well as China and eight other states, as countries of concern "for having engaged in or tolerated 'systematic, ongoing, and egregious violations of religious freedom.'" Nigeria, which was on the list last year and where Blinken is due to visit this week, was removed. (...)