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Prominent Egyptian blogger back behind bars
Abdel Fattah, a major voice of Egypt's youth activists, had been bailed on charges of organising illegal protests.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2014 13:28 GMT
Ahmed Seif and Egypt's prison generation
Young people who organised Tahrir were the revolution's public face, but their parents' generation set the stage.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:57 GMT
Egypt hunger strikes gain momentum
A nationwide hunger strike is gaining support in Egypt against the country's controversial Protest Law.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 09:57 GMT
Does Hamas provoke Israel to attack Gaza?
Palestinians as a diverse society are neither reducible to Hamas nor can they be denied the right to resist occupation.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2014 12:43 GMT
Gaza's most vulnerable fear Israeli assault
Medical patients and doctors fear being targeted by Israeli air strikes, after a bomb killed four at Gaza health centre.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 11:41 GMT
Death by balcony in Egypt
A series of mysterious balcony deaths in Egypt feed conspiracies and a national fixation.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 07:38 GMT
Palestinian comedians take on life in Gaza
Palestinians are using comedy to address social issues and political problems in the besieged Gaza Strip.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 09:30 GMT
Two blushing pilgrims: A Palestinian love story
'Omar' is Hany Abu-Assad's latest contribution to the rich and effervescent Palestinian cinema.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2014 05:33 GMT
Do Arab men hate women?
With one question, journalist Mona Eltahawy unleashed a harsh critique of women's rights in the Arab world.
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Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 20:08 GMT
Wikipedia founder calls Edward Snowden a hero
Exclusive: Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales calls Edward Snowden - “History will judge him very favourably.”
Last updated: 25 Nov 2013 14:49 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
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
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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