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World - Africa
3/20/2023 10:37:52 AM
Kenyan riot police fired tear gas Monday to disperse demonstrators gathered in Nairobi for a day of action called by the opposition to protest the country's punishing cost of living crisis, AFP correspondents said.

World - International
3/19/2023 10:05:14 AM
A manhunt for a radical Sikh preacher in India entered its second day on Sunday, after authorities shut mobile internet in the whole of Punjab state and arrested 78 of his supporters.

World - Region
3/12/2023 1:12:35 PM
Iran has announced more than 100 arrests nationwide over the mystery poisonings of thousands of schoolgirls, charging that the unidentified alleged perpetrators may have links with "hostile" groups.

World - Region
3/7/2023 9:12:17 PM
Iran announced Tuesday it had made the first arrests in a spate of mystery poisonings of schoolgirls that has affected more than 5,000 pupils since late November.

World - Region
2/24/2023 4:34:49 PM
Tunisian security forces have arrested Jawhar Ben Mbarek, the most prominent opposition figure to be rounded up by the government in recent days.

World - Region
2/22/2023 9:56:47 AM
Algerian authorities have placed four people in pre-trial detention over the "illegal" departure of wanted French-Algerian activist Amira Bouraoui, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

World - Region
2/11/2023 8:07:48 PM
Turkish authorities have arrested 48 people for looting after a powerful earthquake hit Turkey, state media reported Saturday.

World - Region
1/13/2023 6:46:35 PM
Yousef Mesheh was sleeping in his bunk bed when Israeli forces stormed into his home at 3 a.m.

World - Africa
1/9/2023 2:32:26 PM
Ugandan police said Monday they have arrested a key suspect who went on the run after a deadly stampede at a New Year's Eve party in the capital Kampala.

World - Region
1/6/2023 1:26:15 PM
Iranian authorities have arrested a journalist who published interviews with families of death row inmates sentenced in connection with nationwide protests, the reformist daily Etemad said Friday.

World - Region
12/17/2022 3:45:18 PM
Iran has arrested the lawyer of two female journalists jailed after covering the death in custody of a young woman that sparked three months of protests, a newspaper said Saturday.

World - Region
12/17/2022 12:58:12 PM
Jordan has arrested dozens of people accused of involvement in protests against rising fuel prices in which a senior police officer was gunned down, the country's security agency said Saturday.

World - International
12/10/2022 6:02:37 PM
The arrest of a European Parliament vice-president and four others linked to a corruption probe implicating World Cup hosts Qatar sparked calls Saturday for the bloc's MPs to be held to higher standards.

World - Region
12/6/2022 11:23:35 AM
Iran's Revolutionary Guards have arrested 12 alleged members of a European-linked group accused of planning acts of sabotage in the country, Tasnim news agency said.

World - Region
11/27/2022 5:44:44 PM
Iranian authorities have arrested the niece of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei after she recorded a video describing the authorities led by her uncle as a "murderous and child-killing regime".

World - International
11/24/2022 9:17:29 PM
Iran arrested a prominent former member of its national soccer team on Thursday over his criticism of the government as authorities grapple with nationwide protests that have cast a shadow over its competition at the World Cup

World - Region
11/14/2022 3:33:15 PM
Turkey on Monday accused a Syrian woman of planting a bomb that killed six people in Istanbul, blaming the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) of carrying out the attack.

World - Region
11/14/2022 10:16:19 AM
Police have arrested a suspect who is believed to have planted the bomb that exploded on a bustling pedestrian avenue in Istanbul, Turkey's interior minister said Monday, adding that initial findings indicate that Kurdish militants were responsible for the deadly attack.

World - Africa
11/11/2022 6:19:22 PM
More than 620 people, including dozens of minors, have been arrested in Chad, the public prosecutor said Friday, after anti-regime protests that left at least 50 dead.

COP27 - Climate change
11/7/2022 1:34:05 PM
Environmental activists snarled rush hour motorway traffic around London on Monday after climbing onto overhead gantries, despite police making preemptive arrests.

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