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Egypt sentences 78 minors to prison
Alexandria court hands juveniles aged 13 to 17 jail sentences of two to five years for belonging to "an outlawed group".
Last updated: 26 Nov 2014 19:26 GMT
Squash makes me go crazy: El Shorbagy
Fighting pressure and depression but still coming out on top, squash’s best shares how he has done it.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2014 15:51 GMT
New charges brought over 2012 Benghazi attack
Libyan Ahmed Abu Khatallah faces possible death sentence for his alleged role in the deadly raid on the US consulate.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 11:18 GMT
The mysterious fall and rise of the Arab crime novel
Why are gentleman-thieves and murder mysteries making a comeback in Arabic popular fiction?
Marcia Lynx Qualey
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 07:23 GMT
White House intruder 'had 800 bullets in car'
Court hears that Omar Gonzalez stockpiled ammunition, and was previously stopped with rifle and map marking White House.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 01:31 GMT
Egypt accused of torturing teenage prisoners
Human rights group says Egyptian authorities tortured and sexually abused 52 youths who "peacefully" demonstrated.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 22:47 GMT
Egypt's prisons still rife with torture
Human rights groups say at least 25,000 people have been detained in the past year, while dozens have died in custody.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 09:50 GMT
Myths and realities: The Muslim Brothers and armed activism
Will the Muslim Brotherhood keep its policy of peaceful activism?
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 16:56 GMT
Israel facing new divestment support in US
Human rights and corporate responsibility prompt a US church to divest from companies doing business with Israel.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 07:10 GMT
Syria's war widows fight for survival
Women are head of household for one in four refugee families, struggling to provide food and shelter, UN report says.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 17:41 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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