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World - Region
10/9/2022 10:13:42 AM
Digital activists supporting Iran's wave of women-led protests have hacked a state television live news broadcast, superimposing crosshairs and flames on the face of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

World - Region
9/30/2022 12:26:01 PM
A protest movement in Iran over the death in custody of Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini entered its third week Friday, in defiance of an intensifying crackdown that rights activists say has cost at least 83 lives.

COP27 - Focus
9/26/2022 2:13:58 PM
Climate activists protested in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa on Friday ahead of a climate summit in the city next month.

COP27 - Climate change
9/26/2022 1:55:23 PM
Pakistan's catastrophic floods have led to renewed calls for rich polluting nations, which grew their economies through heavy use of fossil fuels, to compensate developing countries for the devastating impacts caused by the climate crisis.

World - International
9/19/2022 8:54:30 PM
With COVID-related school disruptions setting back children around the world, activists implored world leaders Monday to prioritize school systems and restore educational budgets slashed when the pandemic hit.

World - Africa
9/9/2022 6:25:59 PM
From drought to cyclones and sea level rise, the cost of damage caused by climate change in Africa will only get higher as the world warms, sparking concerns from activists and officials about how to pay for it.

World - International
9/3/2022 2:09:26 PM
Sri Lanka's ousted President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who returned home after seven weeks in exile following protests over economic hardships, could face legal action over forced disappearances of activists now that he has been stripped of constitutional immunity, a lawyer said Saturday.

World - International
8/26/2022 5:07:37 PM
Some back Liz Truss to be the next leader of Britain's ruling Conservative party while others favour Rishi Sunak. But in the background, some Tory activists regret that Prime Minister Boris Johnson is leaving so soon, and are concerned for the future.

World - Region
8/13/2022 5:55:21 PM
Iran's rulers bear responsibility for the attack against the British writer Salman Rushdie as the Islamic republic never repudiated a 1989 order issued by its founder calling for the novelist to be killed, activists and opponents charged Saturday.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/3/2022 1:45:58 PM
Fanning out like urban guerrillas through Paris' darkened streets well after midnight, the anti-waste activists shinny up walls and drain pipes, reaching for switches to turn off the lights.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/2/2022 10:40:48 PM
More political activists are expected to be pardoned soon in an attempt to create a favourable climate for the success of the national dialogue

World - Region
8/1/2022 9:35:09 PM
Iranian authorities have stepped up persecution of the Bahais with a wave of arrests of prominent members of the country's biggest non-Muslim minority, leaving the battered community in shock, activists said on Monday.

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
7/30/2022 9:30:40 PM
The board of trustees of the National Political Dialogue (NPD) during its meeting on Saturday agreed on which issues would be discussed from the dialogue’s social track and also expressed its appreciation for the recent presidential pardons for political activists.

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.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
7/15/2022 6:59:20 PM
A Russian court has sentenced a top opposition figure to four years in prison, the latest move in the Kremlin's crackdown on opposition activists, independent media and rights groups.

World - Region
7/11/2022 1:53:12 PM
Organisers of Khartoum's sit-ins, begun 10 days ago to force Sudan's army to return power to civilians, announced Monday that they had dismantled two of their four camps.

World - Region
6/30/2022 11:11:15 AM
Activists in Sudan have called for mass rallies Thursday to demand the reversal of an October military takeover that prompted foreign governments to slash aid, deepening a chronic economic crisis.

World - Region
6/28/2022 11:24:49 AM
A drone strike by the U.S.-led coalition in northwestern Syria killed a senior member of an al-Qaeda-linked group, Syrian opposition activists and the U.S. military said Tuesday.

World - International
6/25/2022 10:25:32 PM
The Spanish prime minister on Saturday described a deadly migrant rush on the enclave of Melilla from Morocco as an attack on Spain's "territorial integrity", as human rights activists demanded an investigation.

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