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Bahrain's opposition chief Sheikh Ali Salman was remanded in custody Tuesday for one week pending an investigation into charges, a Bahraini...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
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A single bullet to the heart fired by an Israeli soldier was enough to kill 17-year-old Imam Jamil Ahmed Dweikat, a Palestinian teen from the town of...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
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Amnesty International on Friday demanded Bahrain immediately release a prominent rights activist jailed for his role in anti-regime protests, warning...
Friday, March 30, 2012
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At least 90 Iraqi teenagers with "emo" appearances have been stoned to death by religious extremists in Baghdad in the past month after an...
Friday, March 9, 2012
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Saudi Arabia beheaded a Pakistani convicted of heroin trafficking on Thursday, bringing to 33 the number of death sentences carried out so far in the...
Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Morocco has rejected accusations by Amnesty International regarding torture and ill-treatment of detainees in Moroccan prisons. In a Wednesday...
Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Saudi Arabia beheaded a Jordanian Wednesday for drug smuggling, bringing to 32 the number of death sentences carried out so far in the first two...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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Autopsy results for a young Palestinian man killed by Israeli Occupation Forces near Bethlehem early Tuesday revealed that he was shot in the upper...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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Three jailed Mauritanian anti-slavery activists on Monday went on hunger strike to protest their treatment by prison authorities, their campaign...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
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