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France says nuclear deal no blank check for rights abuses in Iran

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France told Iran on Thursday that European efforts to keep a nuclear deal alive did not mean Tehran had a blank check to violate the human rights of its citizens, after lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh received a long prison sentence.


Special Report: Forgotten victims - The children of Islamic State

Added: 21.03.2019 12:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

The hallways of the Rusafa Central Criminal Court in Baghdad teemed with anxious toddlers on the days their mothers were on trial. Then they vanished again, into the women's prison, where they have lived for the past year and a half. They sleep on thin mattresses in crowded cells, bored, hungry and often sick. They are the foreign children of Islamic State.


Former congressional candidate Shaun Brown vows to run again from prison

Added: 21.03.2019 12:04 | 4 views | 0 comments

The 59-year-old was sentenced three years in prison for defrauding the federal government through a summer meal program for kids


Mom behind popular YouTube channel charged with child abuse

Added: 21.03.2019 11:48 | 3 views | 0 comments

The mother behind a popular YouTube channel featuring her adopted children is charged with abusing them inside the family home. Michelle Hobson was arrested for child molestation, child abuse, unlawful imprisonment, and child neglect. Jamie Yuccas reports.


Pakistan convicts two over blasphemy lynching case

Added: 21.03.2019 10:54 | 15 views | 0 comments

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court sentenced two men, including a local government official, to life in prison on Thursday for their role in the brutal campus lynching two years ago of a university student accused of blasphemy.


Trump gets a U.S. Supreme Court victory on immigration detention

Added: 21.03.2019 6:17 | 13 views | 0 comments

The Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed the U.S. government's authority to detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime - potentially even years - after they have completed prison terms for criminal convictions, handing President Donald Trump a victory as he pursues hardline immigration policies.

Nicaragua agrees to free all opposition prisoners

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The move is aimed at restarting stalled peace talks after months of anti-government protests.

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Ortega Will Release All Political Prisoners Arrested During Nicaraguan Protests Last Year

Added: 21.03.2019 3:34 | 15 views | 0 comments

The Nicaraguan government said within 90 days from Wednesday it would release all those arrested during the protests held last year against President Daniel Ortega to try and restart talks with opposition groups, according to Reuters. Human rights groups have said more than 320 people have been killed and many more wounded in the protests, while more than 700 were detained during the violent crackdown on the protests. The movement began last year when Nicaraguans demonstrated against Ortega's attempt at social security reform, but it quickly grew into a national movement calling for the President's removal. Ortega resumed talks with the opposition last month but the attempt at reconciliation...

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