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Head of the opposition Syrian National Council (SNC), Burhan Ghalioun, will visit Cairo to lobby Arab officials to refer its observer mission to the...
Friday, January 20, 2012
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Updated at 3:03 pm (GMT+ 2): Saudi Arabia beheaded a convicted rapist and a murderer on Tuesday, bringing to 38 the number of death sentences carried...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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A Tunisian military appeals court jailed blogger Yassine Ayari for six months on Tuesday on charges of defaming the army, halving the previous...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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A Syrian court on Wednesday granted bail to prominent opposition figure Louay Hussein, his lawyer said, more than three months after the veteran...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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A Tunisian court said Tuesday it would rule next week on a blogger's appeal against a one-year jail sentence for defaming the military. Yassine Ayari...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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Human rights groups have launched a new campaign to free Syrian activists held by the government and rebels as they mark the third anniversary of the...
Monday, February 16, 2015
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Human Rights Watch urged the Louvre and Guggenheim museums Tuesday to pressure the United Arab Emirates to end worker abuse on a project that will...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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Much-publicized labor reforms in Qatar are not moving "far or fast enough" despite growing international pressure for change by the 2022 World Cup...
Friday, February 6, 2015
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Governments increasingly view human rights as "a luxury" they can ill afford, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Thursday, warning that abuses fuel crises...
Thursday, January 29, 2015
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