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Bahrain jails activist for insulting king
Zainab al-Khawaja sentenced to three years after tearing up a photo of the king while making a court appearance.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2014 10:23 GMT
Egypt activist's suicide grips social media
Fellow activists suggest security measures targeting youth is a factor in her depression and suicide.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2014 11:56 GMT
Q&A: Bahrain rights defender Maryam Khawaja
Maryam Khawaja spoke to Al Jazeera before her recent arrest about the fight for human rights and freedom in Bahrain.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 12:46 GMT
Iraq's Kurds demand expanded US operation
While a majority in Iraq's Kurdish region supports US army intervention, critics say it could lead to greater conflict.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 09:01 GMT
Obama's Africa summit: Too little, too late?
The US-Africa summit trails behind Africa engagement initiatives led by other global powers.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
Beatings, rape and mass Congo deportation
More than 130,000 DRC citizens have been kicked out of Congo-Brazzaville as claims of physical and sexual abuse continue
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 07:28 GMT
It's a dog's life for Sierra Leone vet
One of Sierra Leone's few veterinarians wages an uphill battle against rabies on a shoestring budget.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2014 14:13 GMT
Insult charges for Bahraini opposition leader
Head of Al Wefaq Shia bloc is accused of insulting authorities through "Revolution Museum" that was displayed in Manama.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2013 15:19 GMT
Bahrain riot police break up protest
Anti-riot police use force to disperse protesters in Manama after the death of a detainee a day earlier
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 22:47 GMT
Iranians protest Syria 'shrine desecration'
Huge rally in Tehran after media accuses rebels of damaging Damascus burial site of Prophet Muhammad's granddaughter.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 07:05 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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