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Military Tribunals in Egypt - Khairat Al-Shatar

Interview with Zahra Khairat Al-Shatar in May 2010. She is the daughter of Khairat Al-Shatar, arbitrarily detained in Egypt and one of the many Egyptian civilians to be tried in a military tribunal.

Regions: Egypt

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Detention, Human rights defenders

Witnessed: 2809 times


The 3 US Hikers in Iran - Free Me: Searching for the truth

In July 2009, 3 US holidaymakers were captured by Iranian border guards whilst they were on a hiking trip in Iraqi Kurdistan.

Regions: Iran, Sudan, Syria

Issues: Human rights defenders, Justice, Prisons

Witnessed: 3023 times


Human Rights Violation At The University Of Law Morocco, Méknes

We Students Of The University Of Law Decided To Boycot The Exam Of The 13 January 2010 - 13 Yes Unlucky Number = Maybe Was The Cause Of Violent Police Acts Without Any reasons .We Were Forced To Pass ...

Regions: Morocco

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Corporations and human rights, Corruption

Witnessed: 3091 times

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Nubia - Violence erupts as Nubia People fight for their lands

We never forget Kajbar see the genocide-
see the Massacres - 4 people killed

Regions: Sudan

Issues: Genocide

Witnessed: 2754 times


Insight with Emmanuel Jal: From Child Soldier to rap artist

From child soldier to hip hop artist invited to perform at Nelson Mandela’s 80th birthday celebrations, Emmanuel Jal's story is a remarkable one of transformed life. ...

Regions: Sudan

Issues: Child soldiers

Witnessed: 2692 times


Lockerbie, the case for an inquiry with Dr Jim Swire

With Elizabeth Palmer, foreign correspondent who covers Iran and the Middle East for major US network CBS News ...

Regions: Libya

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 2125 times


Darfur group says crisis exaggerated - 10 Sep 09

The situation in the Sudanese region of Darfur has been labelled "the biggest humanitarian crisis in the world". ...

Regions: Sudan

Issues: Crimes against humanity, Justice, War crimes

Witnessed: 2102 times


Edinburgh Taster: Elias Khoury and Bahaa Taher

Elias Khoury and Bahaa Taher, two widely respected Arabic writers, will be discussing their work at the Frontline Club before they appear together at the Edinburgh Literary Festival.Yalo, Elias Khoury...

Regions: Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine

Issues: Torture

Witnessed: 2979 times


Emmanuel Jal performance at Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday concert

Emmanuel Jal plays at Nelson Mandela's 90th Birthday party concert and is described by Peter Gabriel as an artist with 'the potential of a young Bob Marley'. Text from: ...

Regions: Africa, Kenya, Sudan

Issues: Child soldiers, Crimes against humanity, Refugees

Witnessed: 3214 times