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World - Region
11/30/2021 12:36:20 PM
A well-known Turkish defence analyst and founder of the opposition Democracy and Progress Party (DEVA), Metin Gurcan, has been jailed on charges of "political and military espionage," local media reported on Tuesday.

World - International
11/20/2021 1:59:22 PM
China on Saturday harshly criticised the United Nations over comments demanding the release of a citizen journalist jailed for her coverage of the country's Covid-19 response.

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
11/6/2021 8:24:22 PM
Thousands of Georgians rallied Saturday for the jailed opposition leader and ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili as fears grew for his health because of a hunger strike lasting several weeks.

Sports - World
11/3/2021 3:37:23 PM
A football fan who racially abused England's Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka after the Euro 2020 final has been sentenced to 10 weeks in jail.

World - Region
10/25/2021 9:18:52 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan rowed back on Monday from his threat to expel 10 Western envoys over their joint statement of support for a jailed civil society leader.

World - Region
10/24/2021 9:42:17 PM
Finland's leader said Sunday that the Turkish president's decision to order that 10 foreign ambassadors, including the Nordic country's envoy, be declared persona non grata after calling for the release of a jailed philanthropist and human rights activist was a 'regrettable situation'.

World - Region
10/23/2021 5:40:50 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday told his foreign minister to expel the ambassadors of 10 countries including Germany and the United States who appealed for the release of a jailed civil society leader.

World - International
10/21/2021 3:28:51 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday threatened to expel the US, German and eight other Western ambassadors after they issued a rare joint statement in support of a jailed civil society leader.

World - International
10/20/2021 7:41:39 PM
Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was awarded the European Union's top human rights prize Wednesday in a clear slap at President Vladimir Putin for his actions against his biggest domestic foe.

World - International
10/19/2021 2:02:59 PM
Europe's top rights court urged Turkey on Tuesday to amend a law granting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan extra protection from perceived insults, while awarding damages to a man jailed over Facebook posts deemed irrespectful of the leader.

World - International
9/6/2021 2:16:56 PM
Kolesnikova is the only major leader of last year's unprecedented protests still in Belarus. She has been in custody for a year, after resisting a forced deportation by ripping up her passport

World - Africa
8/24/2021 4:30:11 PM
Former Chadian president Hissene Habre, who was serving a life term in Senegal for war crimes and crimes against humanity, has died, Senegalese Justice Minister Malick Sall said Tuesday. He was 79

World - Region
8/23/2021 10:32:14 PM
She was convicted for 'insulting Islam' after sharing on Facebook Arabic phrases imitating an extract from the Koran 'without knowing the content because she is not fluent in Arabic,' her father said at the time

World - Region
8/1/2021 9:54:00 AM
Not one culprit has been put on trial, jailed or even identified. Families of the victims have received no visit, apology or explanation from those at the top

World - Africa
7/17/2021 3:39:34 PM
Ramaphosa was addressing the nation over the rioting that broke out in several parts of the country last week after his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, was jailed for failing to appear at a corruption inquiry

World - Region
7/13/2021 10:05:39 PM
Suha Jarrar was found dead in her Ramallah home on Sunday, according to the advocacy group Al-Haq where she worked

World - Region
7/13/2021 1:03:47 PM
Jarrar was sentenced to 15 months in 2015 on charges of incitement and membership in the PFLP

World - Africa
7/10/2021 12:06:16 PM
The Constitutional Court last week ordered Zuma jailed for refusing to give evidence at an inquiry into corruption during his nine years in office from 2009

World - International
6/23/2021 5:01:00 PM
The pardons are conditional, and a ban on the leaders holding public office remains in place, Sanchez said

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