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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Internationally Weaponized NGOs and Proposed Israeli Legislation

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Cabinet of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu agreed to propose legislation to regulate and limit the rights of foreign-funded NGOs. The proposed bill reflects a growing, international More...

Leopoldo Lopez in Miami, USA, lobbying for the overthrow of the "Venezuelan regime". Image courtesy of VEPPEX.
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 12th, 2015
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Venezuelan Judge Sentences Leopoldo Lopez for Role in 2014 Violence

Lucas Koerner (VA) : A Venezuelan judge sentenced far right opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez to 13 years and nine months in prison Thursday evening for his role in leading last year’s violent anti-government protests. Venezuelan More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, May 28th, 2015
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Hamas tortured, abducted Palestinians during Israeli war on Gaza: Amnesty

TCP : Hamas forces tortured and killed more than 23 Palestinians allegedly accused of collaborating with Israel during its war on Gaza strip between July and August 2013, said Amnesty international in a report issued More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, May 25th, 2015
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Putin signs “undesirable NGOs” Bill into Law

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a bill, enabling the designation of foreign and foreign-funded NGOs as undesirables after the bill passed both the Lower and Upper House of More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, May 17th, 2015
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Russian Lawmakers crack down on foreign “undesirables”

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russian lawmakers have backed draft legislation for the prosecution of “undesirable” foreigners and foreign-financed non-governmental organizations on the grounds of “national More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
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Morsi and Co Espionage Trial near Conclusion

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The espionage trial against ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi and 35 co-defendants is nearing its conclusion. The next trial date is set for January 31 where after the court will More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, January 3rd, 2015
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Hopes for 3 Al Jazeera journos’ release pinned on ‘retrial’

Nourhan Magdi (TCP) : Amnesty International said in a Thursday statement that the retrial of the three jailed Al-Jazeera journalists “must pave way to their unconditional freedom.” Australian Peter Greste, Egyptian-Canadian More...

A "Birds Eye View" of Gaza. Terror and Destruction?
By IMEMC On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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New Amnesty International Report: Israel ‘deliberately and wantonly’ targeted residential towers

Celine Hagbard (IMEMC) : A new report from the international human rights group Amnesty International found that Israeli forces deliberately targeted multi-story apartment buildings in Gaza during the latter part More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, November 10th, 2014
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Egypt: Sanaa Seif, Yara Sallam to remain in prison awaiting court verdict until Dec 28

TCP : The Heliopolis Misdemeanor Court has set Dec. 28 as the date it will issue its final opinion on a verdict issued against over 20 activists accused in the Ithadeya Protests, including Sanaa Seif and Yara More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, October 19th, 2014
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Amnesty Int’l: Police ‘abusive’ in response to Alexandria University protests

TCP : Amnesty International Friday said police forces used excessive force to crack down on student demonstrations at Alexandria University this week at the beginning of the new academic year, according to a report More...