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
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 French court has refused to extradite the former Kosovan Prime Minister to Serbia to face trial for alleged war crimes. Ramush Haradinaj had been arrested when he arrived in France in January this.. Source: Euronews English -
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
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
Former Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother Avanti Sudhir Jadhav appealed against the death sentence awarded to her son by a military court in Pakistan.
She moved the Court of Appeal in.. Deccan Herald
Turkey has issued detention warrants for 3,224 people over suspected links to U. S. -based cleric Fethullah Gulen, news channels NTV and CNN Turk reported on Wednesday, in one of the largest operations.. DNA Also reported by •Reuters India
India today handed over to Pakistan an appeal by the mother of retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death by a military court, to the appellate court, initiating a process to get.. Deccan Herald
Security sources said on Wednesday, the crackdown targeted the network's structure in the police force. Detention orders had been issued for 1,000 people, of which 803 had been detained, the sources.. IndiaTimes Also reported by •DNA •Reuters India
*Baghdad:* Militants in Iraq ambushed a convoy of off-duty soldiers near a town in the country's sprawling western desert, killing at least 10 and wounding 20, officials said yesterday.
Iraqi Major.. Mid-Day