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Police on Saturday detained five activists after they attempted to press charges against bodyguards belonging to a Lebanese MP who attacked them at a...
Saturday, June 29, 2013
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Lebanese authorities on Tuesday detained a web developer for criticizing President Michel Sleiman and other politicians over Twitter. Jean Assy said...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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A delegation of ultra right-wing European politicians began a previously unannounced "fact-finding" mission in Syria on Tuesday to assess the...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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Activists from Egypt’s secular April 6 Youth Movement have entered President Mohammed Mursi into a contest to be sent into space, the group recently...
Friday, February 22, 2013
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Twenty-one jailed activists in Oman launched a hunger strike over the weekend to protest delays in their judicial proceedings, a lawyer said. Yaqoob...
Sunday, February 10, 2013
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Israeli forces on Tuesday used tear gas and stun grenades to attack a group of about 60 Palestinian activists who tried to return to Bab al-Shams, an...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
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Four men arrested over a roadside bombing in a Bahraini village that killed one policeman Thursday say they were beaten and tortured in prison to...
Monday, October 22, 2012
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Three Lebanese filmmakers who were scheduled to participate in an international film training project in Jordan have pulled out after learning that...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
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