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Bahrain frees rights activist Mariam Al Khawaja

Our Correspondent / 19 September 2014 Bahrain on Thursday released human rights activist Mariam Al Khawaja who was arrested on August 30 upon her arrival at the Bahrain International Airport. ... Khaleej Times, 11 minutes ago
Maryam Al-Khawaja: Bahrain Pro-Democracy Activist Released from Jail International Business Times UK, 19 hours ago

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Activist's conviction spurs fears in Morocco

A Moroccan court has sentenced a human rights activist convicted of falsely claiming she was tortured by police to one year in prison. Ouafa Charaf was also fined 4,500 euros ($6,000) by the court Tuesday, the second time in recent weeks that a human rights ...
 Sify1 month ago Student gets 1 year for 'sedition' in Malaysian clampdown  Interaksyon3 hours ago Malaysian Activist Jailed a Year for Sedition  ABC News8 hours ago Activist's family fears repeat of police ordeal  Yahoo! Malaysia2 days ago
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Activists must not break laws, says Myanmar Human Rights Commission

:07 Democracy cannot be achieved by activists who break laws, the secretary of the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission said earlier this week. Sit Myine made the comment at a seminar on human rights in Hinthada Township on September 17.
 Eleven Myanmar27 minutes ago The Argentine Experience and the Emergence of a Universal Right to Truth  Duke University5 hours ago Concern group flays Government inaction  E Pao!2 weeks ago China executes eight for "terrorist" attacks in Xinjiang  MSN India3 weeks ago

Cause of Kabardian Journalist's Death Still Unclear

Seven weeks after Kabardian journalist and human rights activist Timur Kuashev was found dead on the outskirts of Nalchik, the precise cause of his death remains unclear. In light of the trace of an injection in his left armpit, the republican ...
 Radio Free Europe1 hour ago

Saudi woman detained (again) for driving herself to the hospital

Saudi human rights activistAliyah Al Farid was detained by police for driving herself to the hospital. While it's not illegal for women to drive in Saudi Arabia, cultural custom dictates that women not operate a vehicle, and unofficial religious ...
 MySanAntonio2 days ago Court jails activist Deqbasi for two years, 4 Bedoons cleared  Kuwait Times18 hours ago Saudi human rights activist fined for driving herself to the hospital  Arabian Business3 days ago 1 march, 11 sentences for Myanmar rights activist Htin Kyaw  Economic Times1 week ago
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Human rights violations in Mindanao worse since Pnoy says human rights group

DAVAO CITY — Militant human rights organizations have claimed that violations of civilian rights continue to happen in Mindanao that would indicate that President Benigno Aquino III did not live up to his promises of a tuwid na daan (straight ...
 Davao Today19 hours ago Justice department in Mahilou sues human rights defenders  Charter 9722 hours ago Ryan Boyette to Receive Human Rights First Award  Human Rights First1 day ago Right person at the right place  People's Review Nepal1 day ago

Human Rights Defender Hassan Ishaq On Hunger Strike in Detention

The journalist and human rights activist suffers from constant migraines and severe back pain as a result of a beating to his head, back and legs. Despite this, he has been denied medical access. His lawyer's letters to the prison administration to ...
 AllAfrica.com1 hour ago Kate Durham: artist or activist?  Crikey Media1 hour ago China Holds Blogger, Rights Activist in Psychiatric Hospitals  Radio Free Asia14 hours ago Former presidential hopeful on short-term hunger strike against protest law  Egypt Independent23 hours ago
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Middle East Updates / Rohani: Islamic State wants to 'kill humanity'

Qatar ruler assures Merkel his country never financed militants in Iraq, Syria; Syrian air strikes kill nearly 50, activists say; Islamic State releases anti-Obama clip. 8:57 P.M. Iranian President Hassan Rohani denounced Islamic State's beheading ...
 Haaretz1 day ago 'IS has Recruited 6,300 New Fighters since US Airstrikes Began'  International Business Times India3 hours ago Syrian strikes on Islamic State stronghold kill 13  Himalayan times1 week ago Jihadist Islamic State has 50,000 members in Syria: NGO  Business Standard1 month ago

Bahrain bails rights activist ahead of trial

DUBAI: Bahrain human rights activist Maryam Al Khawaja (pictured), was bailed yesterday pending trial for assaulting police officers, her lawyer said, following a plea from civil society groups from around the world. Khawaja, a director of the ...
 Qatar Peninsula11 hours ago Bahrain Rights Activist Bailed ahead of Trial  Naharnet18 hours ago

European Parliament demands release of Burundi rights activist

The European Parliament called on Thursday for the "immediate and unconditional" release of Burundian rights activist Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa, who has fallen seriously ill since being jailed in May. The parliament "expresses concern about his ...
 Expatica France18 hours ago Sick Burundi rights chief kept in jail: Lawyer  Saudi Gazette3 days ago
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