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AllAfrica.com
International Widows' Day - Little to Celebrate in TanzaniaToday is International Widows' Day, when countries around the world recognize t
International Widows' Day - Little to Celebrate in Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Today is International Widows' Day, when countries around the world recognize the violence, discrimination, and ostracism millions of widows face, and celebrate their important contributions. It's a day when all governments--including... Read more
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CNN
Brexit: What does it mean for you?For investors, this is bad news. But a Brexit may be music to the aspiring buye
Brexit: What does it mean for you?
CNN / Posted yesterday
For investors, this is bad news. But a Brexit may be music to the aspiring buyer's ears -- affordability of housing is a major concern across the UK, particularly in London which has one of the world's highest property prices, according to real... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Many vote with their wallets, but our hearts and consciences should be heardElections are fought and won in middle Australia. Sadly it is no surprise that
Many vote with their wallets, but our hearts and consciences should be heard
University of Sydney News / Posted 2 days ago
Elections are fought and won in middle Australia. Sadly it is no surprise that the most disadvantaged people in our country are not at the centre of political campaigns. The international human rights standards endorsed by Australia are a basic... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calls renewed to deport former Nazi from Canadaa guilty verdict Friday in what may be the final trial of a Nazi war criminal i
Calls renewed to deport former Nazi from Canada
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
a guilty verdict Friday in what may be the final trial of a Nazi war criminal in Germany, there are renewed calls for Canada to deport a Kitchener man who served on a Nazi death squad. The case of Helmut Oberlander continues to drift in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre's tribal welfare scheme to be launched in Maharashtra June 25The National Legal Service Authority of India (NALSA) (Protection and Enforceme
Centre's tribal welfare scheme to be launched in Maharashtra June 25
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The National Legal Service Authority of India (NALSA) (Protection and Enforcement of Tribal Rights) Scheme, 2015, one of the seven social welfare schemes with legal services provision launched by the Centre, will be launched in Maharashtra on June 25... Read more
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The Financial Express
Centre’s tribal welfare scheme to be launched in Maharastra June 25Durga Prasad Kher said the provisions for various laws meant for safeguarding t
Centre’s tribal welfare scheme to be launched in Maharastra June 25
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
Durga Prasad Kher said the provisions for various laws meant for safeguarding tribals’ interests are not implemented stringently, which leads to violation of their legal rights.(Reuters) The NALSA (Protection and Enforcement of Tribal Rights)... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN Secretary-General Ban on Greek migration visitATHENS: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday (Jun 17) arrived in Greece f
UN Secretary-General Ban on Greek migration visit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
ATHENS: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday (Jun 17) arrived in Greece for a first-hand look at the migration crisis that has rocked Europe for the past year, including a visit to the flashpoint island of Lesbos. Ban, who is on a two-day... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Are Comparisons of South African Apartheid and Israel Useful?JON SOSKE and SEAN JACOBS reflect on the utility of comparisons between Israel
Are Comparisons of South African Apartheid and Israel Useful?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
JON SOSKE and SEAN JACOBS reflect on the utility of comparisons between Israel and apartheid South Africa. The South African Nobel laureate J.M. Coetzee has a habit of speaking in rhetoricals. The effect, however, is that he makes his point quite... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Superstitious Beliefs, Alcoholism Fuel GenderMoshi — Gender-Based Violence (GBV) acts in Kilimanjaro region are said to be f
Superstitious Beliefs, Alcoholism Fuel Gender
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Moshi — Gender-Based Violence (GBV) acts in Kilimanjaro region are said to be fuelled by superstitious beliefs and alcoholism, obstructing efforts by activists towards having an equitable society. Stakeholders meeting at Kirua South Ward in Moshi... Read more
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Calcutta News
Israel accuses UNHRC of having obsessive and compulsive disorder GENEVA, Switzerland - The Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Human Righ
Israel accuses UNHRC of having obsessive and compulsive disorder
Calcutta News / Posted 10 days ago
GENEVA, Switzerland - The Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council has launched an unprecedented attack on the body, arguing it has "an obsessive, compulsive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Letter From 31 Ugandan and International OrganizationsGen. Kale Kayihura Inspector General of Police Uganda Police Force Kampala,
Letter From 31 Ugandan and International Organizations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Gen. Kale Kayihura Inspector General of Police Uganda Police Force Kampala, Uganda June 13, 2016 Dear General Kayihura, We, the undersigned national and international organizations engaged in various ways in work in Uganda, are writing to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Investigate Break-Ins at Groups' OfficesKampala — The Uganda Police Force (UPF) should promptly, thoroughly, and transp
Investigate Break-Ins at Groups' Offices
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Kampala — The Uganda Police Force (UPF) should promptly, thoroughly, and transparently investigate a series of attacks on Ugandan non-governmental organizations and human rights defenders and hold suspects accountable, 31 Ugandan and international... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
North Bay hospice won't perform assisted dyingMedically assisted deaths will not be performed at the Nipising Serenity Hospic
North Bay hospice won't perform assisted dying
The Sudbury Star / Posted 12 days ago
Medically assisted deaths will not be performed at the Nipising Serenity Hospice in North Bay. Chairwoman Mathilde Gravelle Bazinet said the hospice board adopted a policy about two years ago, ruling out any participation in assisted dying at the... Read more
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WA Today
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to informati
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher education, as an academic, researcher and author, to professional scientific associations, and as a mentor... Read more
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The Border Mail
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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The Courier
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Undocumented Texas valedictorians watermark of American immigration debateknowledge that the two girls had not only topped their high school classes but
Undocumented Texas valedictorians watermark of American immigration debate
Dundas Star News / Posted 12 days ago
knowledge that the two girls had not only topped their high school classes but were respectively headed to Yale University and the University of Texas at Austin, the Internet went wild. The content of online insults, rebukes and complaints shared... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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The Young Witness
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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The Age
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Bri
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher education, as an academic, researcher and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Bri
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher education, as an academic, researcher and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Manning River Times
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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The North West Star
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF T
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
the Queen's Birthday honours 2016. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA Professor Brian David Anderson Red Hill, ACT. For eminent service to information and communications technology, to engineering and to higher... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
THAILAND: Protection of human rights defenders Saturday, 11 June 2016, 5:13 pmPress Release: Asian Human Rights CommissionTHA
THAILAND: Protection of human rights defenders
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Saturday, 11 June 2016, 5:13 pmPress Release: Asian Human Rights CommissionTHAILAND: Government must continue to protect human rights defenders in LoeiThe Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) wishes to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen's birthday honours 2016: The full listThey come from the worlds of celebrity, sport, culture, science, politics, char
Queen's birthday honours 2016: The full list
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
They come from the worlds of celebrity, sport, culture, science, politics, charity and many more. Rod Stewart becoming a Sir is one of the big announcements - but there were no knighthoods for the surviving members of England's World Cup-winning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016/17 Budget Speechbehalf of President Museveni 1. Madam Speaker, in accordance with Article 155(
2016/17 Budget Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
behalf of President Museveni 1. Madam Speaker, in accordance with Article 155(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda and the Public Finance Management (PFM) Act 2015 as amended; and in exercise of the power delegated to me by H.E the... Read more
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EuroNews
Iraqi civilians suffer even after fleeing ISIL-held FallujaThe United Nations has said it has disturbing reports of men and boys fleeing t
Iraqi civilians suffer even after fleeing ISIL-held Falluja
EuroNews / Posted 17 days ago
The United Nations has said it has disturbing reports of men and boys fleeing the ISIL-held town of Falluja being abused by armed groups working with Iraqi security forces. The UN’s human rights chief also cites allegations that some fleeing into... Read more
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express
Charity claims British police taught detective techniques to Saudi torturersSaudi torturers BRITISH police have been accused of teaching Saudi Arabian off
Charity claims British police taught detective techniques to Saudi torturers
express / Posted 17 days ago
Saudi torturers BRITISH police have been accused of teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists. Personnel from Saudi Arabia's interior ministry have been trained in detective... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Croydon Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabiarisk "the skills being trained are used to identify individuals who later go on
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Northern Echo / Posted 17 days ago
risk "the skills being trained are used to identify individuals who later go on to be tortured or subjected to other human rights abuses" and predicted an outcry over the arrangement, Reprieve said. Despite the risks the college was considering... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Kingston Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Streatham Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Bury Times
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Bury Times / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Gazette
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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guardian-series
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
guardian-series / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Harrow Times
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Harrow Times / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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This is West Country
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
This is West Country / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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Gazette News
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi ArabiaBritish police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to th
Charity attacks 'scandalous' police training deal with Saudi Arabia
Gazette News / Posted 17 days ago
British police are teaching Saudi Arabian officers skills that could lead to the torture and execution of pro-democracy activists, a charity has warned. Personnel from the Arab kingdom's interior ministry have been trained in detective work and... Read more
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