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World - Region
8/11/2022 2:54:04 PM
A Palestinian prisoner on a protracted hunger strike was moved Thursday from an Israeli jail to a hospital because of his worsening condition, the prisoner's wife said.

Egypt - Courts & Law
8/11/2022 2:35:17 PM
A security source denied pro-Brotherhood media claims on conditions in Egypt’s jails.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
8/3/2022 10:05:58 PM
The UN secretary-general announced Wednesday he will launch a fact-finding mission to uncover the "truths" about a jail where dozens of Ukrainian prisoners of war died in a bombing strike last week.

Egypt - Politics
7/31/2022 8:53:02 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi's republican decree (329/2022) on Friday that granted presidential pardons for several political activists who were serving sentences in various cases was highly welcomed by Egyptian political parties and MPs.

Egypt - Politics
7/29/2022 8:47:29 PM
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has ordered on Friday a presidential pardon for a number of political activists who had received final jail sentences in various cases.

World - International
7/22/2022 4:22:56 PM
An Irish former soldier was jailed for 15 months on Friday for joining the so-called Islamic State (IS) group in Syria, despite appeals for leniency.

World - Africa
7/13/2022 11:51:37 AM
A French court on Tuesday jailed a former senior Rwandan official for 20 years after finding him guilty of complicity in the African nation's genocide.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
7/6/2022 5:04:15 PM
Russia's parliament on Wednesday introduced harsh prison terms for calls to act against national security and criminal liability for maintaining "confidential" cooperation with foreigners.

World - Africa
7/6/2022 3:06:28 PM
Gunmen late Tuesday used explosives to blast into a jail near Nigeria's capital and free hundreds of inmates, although prison authorities said they later recaptured most of those who escaped.

Sports - World
6/15/2022 2:18:48 PM
The Swiss prosecutor's office on Wednesday demanded an 18-month suspended jail sentence for Michel Platini and ex-president of FIFA Sepp Blatter, accusing them of fraud.

Egypt - Courts & Law
6/9/2022 6:11:29 PM
The Egyptian Ministry of Interior said on Thursday that it has submitted to the prosecution footage recorded from inside the prison cell of activist Alaa Abdel-Fattah that disproves "the false claim of the imprisoned activist’s hunger strike."

World - Region
5/31/2022 4:17:22 PM
Turkey unlawfully detained the head of the country's of Amnesty International branch for 14 months, the European Court of Human Rights said in a judgement Tuesday.

Books - Reviews
5/26/2022 4:33:09 PM
With the passing of Iraq's renowned communist poet Muzzafar al-Nawab, who faced jail time and exile in the 1960s, a rich chapter of Iraqi poetry has come to an end.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/23/2022 2:26:30 PM
A Kyiv court on Monday found a 21-year-old Russian soldier who killed a civilian guilty of war crimes and handed him a life sentence, in the first verdict against Moscow's forces since their invasion.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/22/2022 9:40:03 PM
One is a restaurateur who fled Belarus when he learned he was about to be arrested for criticizing President Alexander Lukashenko. Another was given the choice of either denouncing fellow opposition activists or being jailed. And one is certain his brother was killed by the country's security forces.

World - Region
5/22/2022 3:13:37 PM
An Israeli court on Sunday sentenced six Palestinian inmates to five years in prison for tunnelling out of their cell last year and escaping from a high-security facility in the biggest prison break of its kind in decades.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/22/2022 11:35:42 AM
One is a restaurateur who fled Belarus when he learned he was about to be arrested for criticizing President Alexander Lukashenko. Another was given the choice of either denouncing fellow opposition activists or being jailed. And one is certain his brother was killed by the country's security forces.

World - International
5/18/2022 2:18:01 PM
India's top court on Wednesday ordered the release of a man jailed over the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, more than 30 years after he was first arrested.

Egypt - Politics
5/14/2022 9:28:30 PM
Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) said in a statement that it has received a petition signed by 500 Egyptian women urging the admission of jailed "prisoner of consience" and hunger-striker Alaa Abdel-Fattah to the prison's hospital in order to be placed under medical observation.

Egypt - Courts & Law
5/10/2022 9:46:43 PM
A Tanta Criminal Court sentenced on Tuesday three men to 15 years in prison and two others to five years for the blackmailing of a teenage girl that pushed her to commit suicide last December.

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