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Updated at 7:03 pm (GMT+2): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday mocked men who wear skirts, in an apparent jibe at activists who wore...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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Updated at 4:15 pm (GMT+ 2): Kuwait's lower court on Wednesday upheld a government decision to shut leading newspaper Al-Watan which has been highly...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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Sudanese security officers seized the print runs of 13 newspapers on Monday in one of the most sweeping crackdowns on the press in recent years, a...
Monday, February 16, 2015
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A Bahrain appeals court on Sunday upheld a six-month prison sentence against a senior leader of the main opposition al-Wefaq group handed down last...
Monday, February 16, 2015
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Bahrain has deployed war planes to Jordan, the state news agency BNA said on Sunday, becoming the second Gulf Arab country to send warplanes to help...
Monday, February 16, 2015
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Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi avoided further flogging on Friday, Amnesty International said, marking the fifth straight week that his 1,000-lash...
Friday, February 13, 2015
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South Sudanese security forces have released a journalist without charge after two days of questioning in the latest crackdown on press freedom, the...
Friday, February 13, 2015
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South Sudanese security forces have arrested a leading journalist for reportedly trying to cover a protest amid warnings of a growing press crackdown...
Thursday, February 12, 2015
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Journalists in war-torn South Sudan are facing growing pressure with reporters killed or attacked and newspapers closed or threatened, the Committee...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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