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Guinea: Security Force Excesses, Crimes

Guinea: Security Force Excesses, Crimes

July 31, Dakar: Some members of Guinea’s security forces used excessive lethal force, engaged in abusive conduct, ...

Afghanistan peace talks in on hold after the death of  Mullah Omar

Afghanistan peace talks in on hold after the death of Mullah Omar

July 31, Kabul: Afghan peace process is put to hold after planned talks have been postponed after ...

Environmental activists protestors to pay $2,500

Environmental activists protestors to pay $2,500

July 31, Portland: Environmental activists protesting in Portland, Oregon have been ordered to pay $2,500 for blocking ...

Sri Lankan news website facing censorship despite presidential promise

Sri Lankan news website facing censorship despite presidential promise

July 31, Colombo: The Colombo Telegraph, Sri Lanka’s most iconoclastic investigative news website, is gearing up for this ...

Al Jazeera journalists back in Egyptian court for final verdict

Al Jazeera journalists back in Egyptian court for final verdict

July 31, Cairo: A ruling expected this week in the retrial of three Al Jazeera journalists on ...

Nigerian media seek to cope with Boko Haram threat: IPI

Nigerian media seek to cope with Boko Haram threat: IPI

July 31, Abuja: This spring, everyone who knew of Adeola Akinremi’s plans to travel to northeast Nigeria ...

 
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July 31, Dakar: Some members of Guinea’s security forces used excessive lethal force, engaged in abusive conduct,...[ ] Full article
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July 31, Portland: Environmental activists protesting in Portland, Oregon have been ordered to pay $2,500 for...[ ] Full article
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July 31, Colombo: The Colombo Telegraph, Sri Lanka’s most iconoclastic investigative news website, is...[ ] Full article
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July 31, Abuja: This spring, everyone who knew of Adeola Akinremi’s plans to travel to northeast Nigeria to report on the tens of thousands displaced by Boko Haram told him to be extremely careful. Some urged him not to go at all. But Akinremi, features editor of the independent dailyThisDay, was set on telling the victims’ stories and he set out for Adamawa state the first week of May. “The displaced people have suffered in silence for too long,” Akinremi...[ ] Full article
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Stop killing “dissent” in Bangladesh Killing bloggers in Bangladesh is killing change Das, a Bangladeshi...[ ] Full article
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Addressing thousands of foreign guests and veterans, Putin chose to ignore the boycott, thanking Britain, France and...[ ] Full article
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Thor Halvorssen’s deep engagement in the complicated and often dizzying politics of global human rights has put him...[ ] Full article
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By Kaveh Taheri Iran nuclear deal outlined, but discord appears over details within 24 hours. Statements issued by foreign ministries of Iran and the United states provided us much to make us believe the Lausanne deal has hit the snag. Iran has evaded to clarify its nuclear program during twelve years of hide-and-seek, as International community has expressed concerns. The officials have claimed the nuclear program is for medical purpose which has been frequently...[ ] Full article

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