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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 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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Updated at 1:32 pm (GMT +2): US-ally Saudi Arabia flogs liberal activist Raif Badawi in public Friday near a mosque in the Red Sea city of Jeddah,...
Friday, January 9, 2015
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Syrians have overtaken Afghans as the largest refugee population aside from Palestinians, fleeing to more than 100 countries to escape war in their...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
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Tunisian authorities arrested a blogger as he returned from a trip abroad weeks after he was convicted of defaming army officers, his lawyer said...
Friday, December 26, 2014
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Women and girls from Iraq's Yazidi religious minority forced into sexual slavery by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group have...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
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Human rights groups slammed Egypt Wednesday over the mass death sentencing of 188 Islamists days after murder charges were dropped against ex-...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
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A war of words over the turnout rate in Bahrain's legislative election heightened Sunday, between the authorities and the opposition, with the latter...
Sunday, November 23, 2014
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A coalition of human rights and technology groups, including Amnesty International, launched new software on Thursday to allow journalists and...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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