Toronto, Canada and Melbourne, Australia (February 11, 2010) -- Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) and the Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee (AMHRC) condemn the Albanian government's involvement in preventing Macedonian language classes from taking place in the Golo Brdo region.
Last week, on 1-2 February 2010, a delegation from the Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee visited Canberra for a number of important meetings with Federal MPs and the Ambassador of the Republic of Macedonia to Australia. The visit was the first in series of visits planned for 2010 and carries on from several meetings held in Canberra in 2009.
We have been made aware of your attendance last year at the 31st Annual "Dimitria Greek Festival" (29/11/09) in South Australia. Upon listening to the speech you delivered to the Greek community at this event, we came to the conclusion that it was inflammatory, bigoted and offensive.
The AMHRC's Annual Dinner Dance is to be held on the 20th March 2010. This years guest includes Dimitris Ioannou (Jovanov), Macedonian Human Rights activist from Greece and Professor Victor Friedman distinguished Professor of Linguistics from the University of Chicago. This years event promises to me memorable