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World - International
4/20/2013 8:00:13 PM
The two brothers accused of blowing up homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon came from a Chechen family that for decades had been tossed from one country to another by war and persecution

Egypt - Features
3/18/2013 11:00:04 PM
Members of Egypt's Shia-Muslim community – whose numbers remain the source of debate – say they continue to face discrimination and persecution at the hands of their Sunni-Muslim brethren

World - Region
11/12/2012 4:01:10 PM
Hakem al-Mutairi, an Islamist who wrote an article 'undermining' the emir's status ten years ago, was called by Kuwait's public persecution

World - Region
8/13/2012 10:53:00 PM
US President Barack Obama offers sanctions-free assistance to Iranian victims of the twin earthquakes and says citizens can donate food and medicine without fear of persecution

World - International
5/22/2012 4:21:17 PM
Malay opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim to fight charges against him, accuses regime of political intimidation

Folk - Special Files
4/26/2012 11:47:09 AM
A long history of honouring martyrs has helped the Coptic Church survive despite persecution and tribulations

Folk - Special Files
4/21/2012 1:33:09 PM
The persecution of Christians began in the time of Nero. To commemorate such years of persecution, the Coptic Church introduced the Anno Martyrum, or Year of the Martyrs calendar

World - International
3/21/2012 5:42:44 PM
Court in Harare fines 6 activists $500 each for meeting to discuss Arab Spring, convicted of 'inciting public violence'

Books - Review
3/6/2012 11:08:15 AM
Moussa's classic, now more than eight decades old, argues that the religious clergy - rather than religion itself - has historically represented the main source of persecution

World - Region
1/28/2012 5:10:09 PM
Yemeni soldiers and policemen stage separate sit-ins to ‎demand the ouster of corrupted top bosses,as President Ali Abdullah Saleh ‎left the country covered by a new law giving him blanket immunity against persecution

World - Region
12/8/2011 1:57:19 PM
Prosecution of athletes who took part in anti-regime protests should halt as Bahrain shelves cases in an effort to secure US arms deal

Egypt - Politics
10/25/2011 9:16:00 PM
After struggling for years against persecution by Mubarak and for the independence of their syndicate, Egyptian journalists will vote to choose a new board and chairman for their union

Egypt - Politics
10/14/2011 7:24:30 PM
The state sanctioned persecution suffered by Coptic Christians in Egypt under Mubarak's rule shows no sign of ending under the military council, ensuring the struggle for rights remains as vital as ever

World - Region
10/11/2011 2:53:53 PM
Award-winning editor fined for publishing 'fabricated' news during police crackdown on Kingdom's mass protests earlier this year

Egypt - Politics
10/9/2011 7:38:51 PM
Peaceful march turns into full-blown attack on protesters by security forces and plain-clothed assailants, leaving 36 dead and scores injured in deadliest day since revolution

Egypt - Politics
10/9/2011 6:03:24 PM
Stones thrown and gun shots fired as demonstration against sectarian violence in Egypt draws venom

World - Region
9/30/2011 1:22:21 PM
Anti-government protesters in Bahrain slapped with harsh sentences; UN official registers 'severe concerns'

World - Region
6/10/2011 1:45:45 PM
Former Israeli prime ministers attacked for their roles in the mass killing and persecution of Palestinians in 1948

World - Region
4/27/2011 10:54:35 AM
Bahrain persists in persecuting members of its Shiite majority in "systematic" human rights violations, seven weeks after crushing a month-long pro-democracy protest,

World - Region
3/28/2011 4:17:32 PM
Hanin Zoabi whose rights as a Knesset member were revoked after she tired to break through the Gaza blockade has turned to the Supreme Court, telling them the move was 'political persecution'

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