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Egypt - Politics
4/27/2022 5:12:12 PM
Egyptian authorities announced on Wednesday the release of 3,273 inmates with a presidential pardon on the occasion of Sinai Liberation day, which falls on 25 April.

World - International
4/26/2022 7:47:43 PM
President Joe Biden has granted the first three pardons of his term, providing clemency to a Kennedy-era Secret Service agent convicted of federal bribery charges that he tried to sell a copy of an agency file and to two people who were convicted on drug-related charges but went on to become pillars in their communities.

World - Region
11/14/2021 12:00:00 AM
Kuwait's emir issued a long-awaited amnesty decree, pardoning and reducing the sentences of nearly three dozen Kuwaiti dissidents in a move aimed at defusing a major government standoff.

World - Region
10/23/2021 8:59:37 PM
Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei has granted pardons or commuted the sentences of more than 3,450 prisoners, his website reported Saturday.

World - International
8/17/2021 7:52:49 PM
"We will not seek revenge"

World - Region
7/31/2021 2:25:11 PM
The statement did not elaborate on the identity of the 2,825 prisoners who were either pardoned or had their sentences commuted

Egypt - Politics
7/20/2021 6:26:45 PM
Egyptian presidents traditionally issue pardons several times a year, usually on major national and religious holidays

World - International
6/29/2021 9:29:30 PM
Last week Sanchez's government pardoned the nine separatists who had spent over three years in prison for instigating the 2017 secession bid that threw Spain into crisis

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

World - International
6/22/2021 3:10:20 PM
Separatist sentiment skyrocketed in Catalonia over the past two decades, fueled by the global recession and an increasingly polarized political climate

World - International
6/22/2021 12:04:39 PM
Tensions over secession in the Catalan-speaking region of 7.5 million grew in earnest a decade ago amid recession-driven economic hardship

World - International
6/21/2021 3:53:51 PM
"I am convinced that getting these nine people out of prison ... is a clear message of concord," Sanchez said on Monday at the event in the region's main city attended by around 300 members of Catalan civil society

World - International
6/13/2021 1:06:20 PM
The demonstration has been organized by a civil society group in defense of the nation's unity, and it chose a central square that has become a symbol for far-right political rallies

World - Region
4/22/2021 7:13:25 PM
He said the decision to release the 16 'at this time in the investigation' was taken at the request of the king, without specifying if this was a final pardon or a temporary release

World - International
4/18/2021 10:58:59 AM
As security forces continued the deadly crackdown, unconfirmed but credible accounts with photos on social media said that three people were killed Saturday in the central city of Mogok, in Myanmar's gem mining region

World - Region
2/19/2021 3:52:36 PM
Around 55 to 60 Hirak members would benefit from the amnesty

Egypt - Politics
1/26/2021 6:24:02 PM
2,904 prisoners qualified for release, whereas only 118 inmates, handpicked by the upper council for committees, met the requirements for conditional release

World - International
1/20/2021 9:46:25 AM
The list of those pardoned -- as well as 70 others whose sentences were commuted -- was released by the White House in a statement during the early hours

World - International
1/16/2021 3:16:20 PM
The Justice Department has previously taken the view that the Constitution does not allow a sitting president to be indicted, but a former president enjoys no such protections

World - Region
12/30/2020 2:41:12 PM
'Pardoning the Blackwater contractors is an affront to justice and to the victims of the Nisour Square massacre and their families,' said the UN working group on the use of mercenaries in a statement

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