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World - Region
3/28/2024 5:26:11 PM
The French parliament's lower house on Thursday approved a resolution condemning as "bloody and murderous repression" the killing by Paris police of dozens of Algerians in a crackdown on a 1961 protest to support Algerian independence.

World - International
11/22/2023 10:16:00 PM
Throughout Europe and the US, solidarity with Palestine has surged despite worrying repression and accusations of antisemitism mixed with anti-migrant discourse.

World - International
3/31/2023 6:17:45 PM
President Joe Biden is urging Russia to release Wall Street Journal Evan Gershkovich, whom the country’s security service arrested on espionage charges, allegations the newspaper denies

World - Region
3/28/2023 4:19:56 PM
A leading international rights group on Tuesday decried what it said were double standards by Western countries that have rallied behind a “robust response” to Russia's invasion of Ukraine but remain “lukewarm" on issues of human rights violations in the Middle East.

World - Region
3/11/2023 10:30:18 AM
Tunisian President Kais Saied has said he plans to restore diplomatic relations with Syria, more than a decade after they were broken off in protest of Damascus's repression of political opponents.

World - International
3/8/2023 10:46:32 AM
Women were beginning to hit the streets en masse across the globe on Wednesday to defend rights that are coming under increasing attack.

World - Region
2/18/2023 11:08:36 PM
The Palestinian national and Islamic forces in occupied Jerusalem declared their intention to observe civil disobedience, starting Sunday early morning, in protest of the Israeli repression measures against Palestinians in the city and the rest of the occupied territories.

World - Region
1/8/2023 11:11:31 AM
Iran's Islamic clerical regime is divided in its response to months of unprecedented protests, wavering between repression and what it views as conciliatory gestures trying to quell the discontent, analysts say.

World - International
11/30/2022 10:39:01 PM
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday that China's "repressive" crackdown on protests over Covid lockdowns showed "weakness" by the communist leadership.

World - Region
10/17/2022 3:41:46 PM
The EU on Monday sanctioned Iran's 'morality' police for the fatal beating in custody of Mahsa Amini and other security forces for the repression of subsequent protests.

World - International
10/9/2022 7:35:24 PM
Germany's foreign minister is calling for European Union entry bans and asset freezes against those responsible for what she described as brutal repression against anti-government protesters in Iran.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
6/8/2022 10:22:00 AM
Any failure to reach a deal on Iran’s nuclear programme will likely cause further economic pain to ordinary Iranians and more repression by the regime.

World - International
3/21/2022 1:03:06 PM
The Biden administration intends to declare that Myanmar's years-long repression of the Rohingya Muslim population is a ``genocide,`` US officials said Sunday.

World - International
11/14/2021 6:17:40 PM
For most of his 27 years as Belarus' authoritarian president, Alexander Lukashenko's repressions and truculent statements frequently offended the West. This year, that belligerence is directly affecting Europe.

World - Region
9/7/2021 9:20:44 AM
Putting such data to work constructively _ boosting education, empowering women, battling corruption _ requires democratic stability, and these systems were not architected for the prospect of defeat

World - Region
6/11/2021 6:16:20 PM
The International Crisis Group said Algeria's situation had 'deteriorated', noting that the authorities had 'stepped up repression' against Hirak supporters ahead of the polls, 'quashing demonstrations and arresting scores'

World - Africa
6/9/2021 3:35:02 PM
Nigeria's media and activists fear their country is slipping into repression after the government suspended Twitter, where hyper-connected youth embraced the platform as a means of protest

World - International
5/29/2021 6:32:32 PM
The protest of about 100 people came a week after Belarus sparked outrage in the West by diverting a commercial airline flight over its territory and arresting a dissident journalist who was on board.

World - Region
5/28/2021 6:16:14 PM
The vote comes amid widespread discontent over a deep economic and social crisis, and after the violent repression of waves of protests in the winter of 2017-18 and in 2019

World - International
3/22/2021 3:09:37 PM
The sanctions will be the EU's most significant response to the events in Myanmar so far. The names of the 11 people involved in the coup and repression of demonstrators will be made public after the meeting

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