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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

World - International
3/4/2021 10:02:14 AM
French President Emmanuel Macron renewed his call on Thursday for an immediate end to repression in Myanmar

World - Africa
10/30/2020 4:58:20 PM
Next year’s vote will be a litmus test for Abiy who after decades of repression introduced sweeping economic and political reforms

World - Region
9/21/2019 7:03:40 PM
With the burial in Saudi exile Saturday of former president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, Tunisia is turning the page on more than two decades of nepotism and repression

World - International
1/1/2019 2:14:58 PM

Egypt - Politics
9/29/2018 4:36:46 PM
As demonstrations on the border of the Gaza Strip continue, Al-Azhar condemns actions by Israeli forces and affirms solidarity with the Palestinian people.

Books -
7/16/2016 9:59:02 AM
The novel is based on the real-life raid in 2001 by police on the Cairo cruise ship Queen Boat, which was an alleged rendezvous spot for homosexuals

World - Region
6/22/2016 9:43:25 PM

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