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Iraqi security accused of executing prisoners
Amid reports of fighting in Anbar province, Human Rights Watch alleges massacre of 255 Sunni prisoners in June.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 14:54 GMT
Lebanon deports Palestinians back to Syria
In a change of policy, the Lebanese government orders the deportation of dozens of Palestinian refugees back to Syria.
Moe Ali Nayel
Last updated: 09 May 2014 12:11 GMT
Palestinians urged to turn to ICC
Human rights groups such as Amnesty urge Mahmoud Abbas to demand accountability for war crimes.
Last updated: 08 May 2014 21:42 GMT
Al Jazeera regrets staff trial adjournment
Egyptian court adjourns the trial of Al Jazeera staffers Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste, and Baher Mohamed until March 5.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 04:21 GMT
Egypt adjourns Al Jazeera journalists' trial
Three journalists deny charges of having links to a "terrorist organisation" and spreading false news.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 13:55 GMT
Iraq slammed for women prisoners abuse
A report issued by Human Rights Watch documents torture, sexual assault and other forms of abuse against female inmates.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2014 07:10 GMT
UAE tries group over alleged Brotherhood ties
At least 30 Egyptians and Emiratis appear in Abu Dhabi court accused of illegally setting up Muslim Brotherhood cells.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 18:31 GMT
Diplomats: Egypt could have avoided bloodshed
Some western mediators believe a compromise had been possible, but was nixed by hard-liners in Cairo.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 10:58 GMT
Sexual harassment taints Egypt's euphoria
Sexual predators have proven a dark threat to the mass gatherings held across the country.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2013 18:07 GMT
Women sexually assaulted in Egypt protests
Human Rights Watch says mobs "assaulted and in some cases raped at least 91 women" in Cairo's Tahrir Square.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 12:55 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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