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Asylum Seeker from Cameroon Ignored by UN in UAE After SG Guterres Corrupted UNHCR

By Matthew Russell Lee, Patreon
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UN GATE / SDNY COURT, May 18 – This is a story of corruption at the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, and in the United Arab Emirates, and Cameroon.

It involves an Anglophone from the NW/SW of Cameroon, which octogenerian ruler Paul Biya has been killing civilians with the consent and complicity of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres after trading Cameroon's position atop the UN Budget Committee for Guterres' silence on the slaughter.

When Inner City Press reported on this and other Guterres corruption, it was roughed up by UN Security and has been banned more than 675 days since. 

 The individual contacted Inner City Press on May 17 with his story and asking that it be published:

 "I live and work in the UAE and being forced to stay in a room with a Covid 19 tested positive case and one other showing synthoms. My employer somehow has forced this emoloyee to not go to the hospital and strange enough the center that diagnosed him has not come or followed up to make sure that he is in a confinement hospital.          We are in a crowded accommodation and the normal procedure would have been to take everyone for test and isolate us till we get our test results that would mean the chain of restaurants i work for will be closed for days. My owner doesn't want to risk it especially as Id is approaching when its the time gis business should boom.       My employer seems to be someone with links to the Royal family here. He is a police man and whatever complaints we have laid against him ranging from illegal deduction of Salaries, forced labor have all gone hitch free. The accommodation he offers us even doesn't have running water. We all use a bucket to get water from a central tank where water collects. Under normal circumstances in the UAE this Accommodation should have been demolished. He's illegally deducted my salary for the past 2 months running 3 months now and all reports i have made to the labor office are pending. Some time ago my complaint was withdrawn without my consent          I personally contacted someone who had called me from the labor office to inquire about my salary complain. It was a female voice and in this distress situation now, i contacted that person on what's app begging for help. Strangely enough after our discussion i discovered the profile picture was that of a police man. And presently no picture. Its been 24hrs. And nothing has been done. 36 hours after the hospital called my collegue to inform he has been positive and my Employer wants us to go about our normal business like usual       Now i am left Cameroon escaping the conflict in the Anglophone regions and i am a well know Southern Cameroonian activists and cannot call for help from the Cameroonian embassy here. If at the end this employer decides to repatriate me i would be going to the same people I have been running from. They would kill me. I can't get gold of the UNHCR. Equally Refugee status are not offered in the UAE."

   Now one might assume that the UN refugee agency UNHCR would respond. But as Inner City Press has reported, Antonio Guterres before he was foisted on the UN as a friend of dictators like Paul Biya and Xi Jinping similarly sold out UNHCR.

Here is the person's entreaty to UNHCR, on which they have done nothing:  To: "" uaeab [at] Sent: Thu, Oct 24, 2019 at 8:27
Subject: Refugee Status Application  Dear Sir      I am from Cameroon and seeking UN refugee Status or Protection while in UAE. I have been able to convert my visit Visa into a work Visa but in event of any misunderstanding, the UAE can repatriate me to Cameroon from which i am fleeing persecution. I would be grateful if you could advise me on the process of applying for such Status in the UHCR Kind Regards."

    And from the UN / UNHCR of Antonio Guterres, nothing.

Help is needed, and until Guterres is ousted, the UN system should be defunded and stripped of legal immunity, for criminal negligence as for cholera in Haiti and COVID-19 in South Sudan, and for censorship for Guterres' corruption. Inner City Press will have more on this. 


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