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An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced 78 minors between two and five years in prison for taking part in demonstrations calling for the return of...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Yazan al-Saadi
Thousands of Syrians are languishing in the numerous security branches scattered throughout Syria. At the same time, hundreds of Syrians have been...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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Yazan al-Saadi
Thousands of Syrians are languishing in the numerous security branches scattered throughout Syria. At the same time, hundreds of Syrians have been...
Friday, February 7, 2014
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A Bahraini court on Sunday sentenced 50 protest activists, many of whom were denied access to a lawyer and gave confessions under torture, to lengthy...
Sunday, September 29, 2013
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Bassam Alkantar
Once again, Georges Abdallah, the Lebanese whom France continues to hold hostage, was present at the Bastille Day celebrations at the French...
Monday, July 15, 2013
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
In 2007, the UN set up an international body to monitor the implementation of its Convention Against Torture (CAT). This group, the Subcommittee on...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
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Robert Abdallah
On the day of the French judiciary’s decision to release my brother, Georges Abdallah, my two sons stayed home from school to await the announcement...
Friday, January 18, 2013
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Sabine Salameh
It has been over a decade since Lebanon carried out its last death penalty sentence. Despite the fervor of some victims’ families to carry out...
Friday, January 11, 2013
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Radwan Mortada
Lebanon’s largest prison has proven incapable of controlling the members of extremist militant groups imprisoned there.
Sunday, October 14, 2012
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