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World - International
12/19/2021 3:04:36 PM
Azerbaijan said Sunday it had freed 10 more Armenian soldiers captured last month during fighting between the Caucasus arch foes.

World - International
12/16/2021 8:14:37 PM
The remaining members of a missionary group who were kidnapped two months ago have been freed, Haiti police and the group said Thursday.

World - Africa
12/16/2021 2:52:39 PM
Ethiopian authorities must immediately free all detained journalists and stop using wartime emergency laws to lock up reporters for doing their jobs, a press freedom watchdog said Thursday.

World - Region
12/14/2021 3:26:07 PM
Opponents of Tunisian President Kais Saied on Tuesday slammed his decision to extend a months-long suspension of parliament, accusing him of dealing another blow to the country's nascent democracy.

World - Africa
12/12/2021 2:06:58 PM
South Africa on Sunday paid an official tribute to FW de Klerk, the final president of white rule, who freed Nelson Mandela from prison and steered the country from apartheid to democracy.

World - Region
12/10/2021 12:14:48 PM
A year after being released from an Israeli prison following a 103-day hunger strike, Maher al-Akhras is barely able to walk. Frequent bouts of dizziness and sensitivity to noise mean he can neither enjoy social occasions nor return to work on his ancestral farm in the occupied West Bank.

World - Region
12/5/2021 8:25:13 PM
Israeli authorities freed a prominent Palestinian prisoner on Sunday, two weeks after striking a release deal that ended his marathon 131-day hunger strike, said a prisoner rights group.

World - International
12/5/2021 7:01:10 PM
Germany's pro-business Free Democrats on Sunday approved a deal to form a new government with two center-left parties, moving Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz a step closer to taking office as the country's new leader this week.

World - Region
12/4/2021 9:35:08 AM
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urged authorities in Sudan to respect freedom of expression and the press, calling the country hostile to journalists in a report submitted Friday to the Security Council.

World - International
11/24/2021 7:11:59 PM
The three parties negotiating to form Germany's next government will finalize and present their coalition agreement Wednesday, two of the prospective partners said. The deal paves the way for center-left leader Olaf Scholz to replace longtime Chancellor Angela Merkel in the coming weeks.

World - Region
11/23/2021 3:46:22 PM
Two Palestinian hunger strikers, including one who went without food for 131 days, on Monday suspended their strikes against Israel's controversial policy of detaining them without charge after reaching a deal that will allow them to go free in the coming months, a prisoner rights group said.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/23/2021 2:39:01 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said on Tuesday that Egypt’s presidency of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa bloc (COMESA) aims to achieve regional integration by developing intra-regional trade, as well as leveraging the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).

Books - News
11/22/2021 9:03:45 PM
The International Publishers Association’s (IPA) Freedom to Publish Committee awarded Lebanese publishing house Dar Al Jadeed the 2021 IPA Prix Voltaire on Monday 22 November.

World - Region
11/22/2021 2:18:47 PM
Sudanese authorities have released several civilian leaders detained since last month's military takeover, a key plank in a deal aimed to restore a fragile transition process towards full democracy, one said Monday.

World - Region
11/21/2021 5:08:00 PM
Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and General Abdel-Fattah Al-Burhan signed an agreement in a public ceremony in the presidential palace in Khartoum on Sunday afternoon to end the month-old political crisis in the country.

World - Region
11/17/2021 9:47:54 PM
Israel's Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a freeze on returning a 6-year-old boy who survived a cable car crash in Italy to his relatives there until it decides whether to hear an appeal by family members in Israel.

World - International
11/17/2021 6:28:17 PM
The United States has added Russia to a blacklist of countries singled out for "egregious violations of religious freedom," the State Department said Monday.

World - International
11/15/2021 7:42:16 PM
American journalist Danny Fenster, who spent nearly six months in jail in military-ruled Myanmar and was facing a sentence of 11 years of hard labor, was freed Monday and is on his way home.

World - International
11/14/2021 3:20:12 PM
Pakistan has freed 20 Indian fishermen who spent four years in prison in the port city of Karachi for violating the country's territorial waters, an official said Sunday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/13/2021 12:37:00 AM
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi told the Paris Conference on Libya Friday that holding the elections in Libya on schedule in December will enable the Libyan people "to express their free will" and derail the efforts of those "seeking narrow goals."

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