Yahoo News’ Katie Couric had a testy confrontation with a Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson when the veteran anchor asked about gay men being allegedly detained and tortured in Chechnya.
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There’ve been fresh clashes in the West Bank between Israeli forces and Palestinians protesting over prisoners in Israeli jails. Palestinian political parties have called today a “day of rage” as.. Source: Euronews English -
The World Press Photo Exhibition 2017 has begun wowing crowds with the best images that summed up our world over the past year. The exhibition has opened in Lisbon and Barcelona and is also on in.. Source: Euronews English -
A video posted on social media of the police raid in north London on Thursday night suggests multiple gunshots were fired. Armed officers appear to point their guns at the house in Willesden and then.. Source: Guardian -
A Chinese court sentenced a prominent civil liberties lawyer following a closed-door trial, effectively letting him go nearly two years after he was detained in a clampdown on legal activists. Wall Street Journal
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BEIJING — A Chinese court has convicted a prominent Christian human rights lawyer on charges of subverting state power and sentenced him to three years in prison, with the.. CJME
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday he will look into the illegal detention of drug suspects at a secret cell in a Manila police station that has raised new questions about police.. DNA
MIAMI (AP) " U.S. immigration authorities have released a Venezuelan opposition activist who was detained a day earlier as he waited to attend a hearing on his request for political asylum.The abrupt.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
New Century Spine and Outpatient Surgical Institute is the first free-standing surgery center to use Indigo-Clean™ continuous environmental disinfecting operating room light fixtures to help reduce.. PRWeb
WASHINGTON ― When Donald Trump was running for president, the private prison industry in the United States was down for the count. An undercover reporter exposed abuse at a private prison in.. Huffington Post
There's a rumor floating around Chinese social media that Wu Xiaohui, chairman of Anbang Insurance Group, has been detained by authorities in Beijing.
Let's note, right away, that Anbang has.. Business Insider
Fernando Villavicencio knows all too well the risks confronting journalists who expose information that others want to suppress. The Ecuadoran journalist – convicted of defaming President Rafael.. VOA News