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Jailed UAE activists begin hunger strike
Move aimed at pressuring authorities to release activists unconditionally and halt judicial proceedings against them.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2011 14:02 GMT
Families plea for release of UAE activists
Joint appeal calls for Emirati authorities to halt activists' trial and release them, rights group says.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 07:32 GMT
UAE activists boycott 'unfair' trial
Five men charged with insulting officials refuse to attend hearing in trial rights group call "fundamentally unfair".
Last updated: 03 Oct 2011 03:46 GMT
Trial of UAE bloggers set to resume
Five bloggers arrested in April after calling for political reforms in the United Arab Emirates.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 04:44 GMT
Violence and censorship fuel Tunisia tensions
Journalists beaten during protests calling for a "new revolution" and online censorship makes a comeback.
Last updated: 07 May 2011 19:44 GMT
Deadly attack on Somali police base
Suicide car bomb attack on a government security base in capital Mogadishu causes police and civilian casualties.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2011 14:30 GMT
Qatar to unite the world with bid
Qatar's Olympic bid comes with lofty ideals and grand promises.
Last updated: 07 May 2008 15:56 GMT
Doha 2016 bid brings wind of change
Doha launches its bid for the 2016 Olympics, the first bid by a Middle Eastern city.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2007 07:55 GMT
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