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Benghazi women’s rights activist Salwa Bughagis murdered

Benghazi women’s rights activist and lawyer Salwa Bughagis was murdered this evening by five gunmen who broke into her home in the city’s Hawari district and shot her in the head. 330 more words


Egypt sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader and 182 followers to death

An Egyptian court has confirmed death sentences against the leader of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and at least 182 of his supporters.

The court’s decision came two months after it referred the case against the Brotherhood’s “general guide”, Mohamed Badie, and hundreds of others to the state’s highest religious authority, the grand mufti, the first step towards imposing a death sentence. 181 more words

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Grand Mufti of Palestine Arrives in Hyderabad

As Palestine soars in seemingly invincible trouble, the Grand Mufti of Palestine has arrived in Hyderabad to apprise about the true situation of Palestine in full transparency. 219 more words


Amnesty urges Tajikistan to stop ‘morality’ campaign against gay people

Tajikistan: Amnesty International  has called on Tajikistan to immediately cease a new campaign of harassment and violence against gay people accused of “moral crimes.”

Police across the country have in various raids seized more than 500 sex workers and a number of men suspected of “homosexual behavior” since June 6, reports Amnesty International. 372 more words