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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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Kuwait's supreme court sentenced Monday an opposition activist to another 20 months in jail on charges of insulting the oil-rich state’s emir on...
Monday, January 5, 2015
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An Iranian policeman has been sentenced to three years in jail, 74 lashes and two years' internal exile for the unpremeditated killing of a blogger...
Saturday, August 9, 2014
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A young Algerian blogger, jailed since September for posting cartoons on the Internet mocking the president, has been granted bail ahead of his trial...
Thursday, April 24, 2014
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Updated 4:15 pm: Two Egyptian policemen were sentenced to 10 years in prison on Monday for torturing an activist to death in 2010 in an incident that...
Monday, March 3, 2014
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Muhammad Salah
Six activists were jailed after challenging the president of the UAE’s decision to revoke their citizenship for alleged terrorist links. On April 9,...
Saturday, April 14, 2012
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Syrian-American blogger Razan Ghazzawi, who was arrested this month, has been referred to court and charged with three crimes, the Syrian Center for...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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The international community must act to protect freedom of speech and expression in Egypt, the rights group Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said in a...
Thursday, November 17, 2011
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Mohammed Shoair
Egyptian blogger Aliaa Magda hits back at sexist comments attacking her after posting nude pictures of herself on the web. Cairo – Egyptian blogger...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
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