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Justice ministry files lawsuit to dissolve secular Wa’ad group amid fresh crackdown on dissent and human rights in Gulf state Bahrain has taken steps to ban the main ...
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One week ago the lower house of the Bahraini parliament approved a contentious amendment to the kingdom’s constitution under which civilians could be tried in military courts. In ...
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OVER UTAH -- An F-16C Fighting Falcon assigned to the 522nd Fighter Squadron, Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., releases an AGM-154 joint standoff weapon over the Utah Test and Training Range. The mission was part of an air-to-ground weapons system evaluation program mission commonly referred to as Combat Hammer.  The squadron is deployed to Hill AFB, Utah.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Michael Ammons)
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News that the White House is set to approve the sale of military jets to Bahrain without any human rights restrictions is as depressing as it is predictable. ...
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Manama – Bahrain High Criminal Court adjourned the trial of cleric Isa Qassim and two other defendants accused of money laundering and financing foreign organizations hostile to Bahrain ...
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United Arab Emirates Prime Minister and Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum (2ndR) listens to explanations as he visits the Sagem (Safran group) stand during the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in the Emirati capital on February 22, 2015. Displayed on the stand in an Air-to-Ground Modular Weapon (AASM) Hammer by Safran. AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB / AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB
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Worldwide arms trade has risen to highest level since Cold War in last five years, driven by demand from Middle East, Asia, study says The four-day International Defence ...
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The man, who has not been named, had been a top official with the Kuwait municipality Kuwait’s supreme court on Sunday sentenced a top bureaucrat to 10 years ...
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Britain trained Saudi Arabia’s air force how to carry out airstrikes with smart bombs despite allegations it is breaching international law in Yemen, official documents reveal. Evidence submitted ...
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Russia overtook Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest crude producer in December, when both countries started restricting supplies ahead of agreed cuts with other global producers to curb ...
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson professed in his Senate confirmation testimonythat “our values are our interests when it comes to human rights.” Yet one of his State Department’s ...
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(Beirut) – The trial of the prominent Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is scheduled to resume on February 21, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. He faces ...
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Turkey: Important power in a troubled region Dr Turhan Ozen * Professor Tahir Abbas** Turkey is one the largest Muslim countries in the world. It has a history ...
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