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DW
Taliban infighting likely to intensify after new leader's appointment |on May 21 in a US drone strike inside Pakistan. Akhundzada, a little-known fig
Taliban infighting likely to intensify after new leader's appointment |
DW / Posted an hour ago
on May 21 in a US drone strike inside Pakistan. Akhundzada, a little-known figure, had served as Mansour's deputy and a military court judge for the Taliban. The fact that he significantly lacks experience in combat fighting differentiates him... Read more
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Aljazeera
Who is new Taliban leader Mullah Haibatullah Akhunzada?established strict Islamic law in Afghanistan. Once Akhunzada joined the Talib
Who is new Taliban leader Mullah Haibatullah Akhunzada?
Aljazeera / Posted 15 hours ago
established strict Islamic law in Afghanistan. Once Akhunzada joined the Taliban, Omar appointed him as the head of the military court in Kandahar and he became a powerful figure in the group. Akhunzada comes from a traditional Taliban... Read more
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Orange County Register
Avigdor Lieberman Named Israeli Defense Minister as Party Joins Coalitionassailant in the head as he lay wounded on the ground. The soldier has been cha
Avigdor Lieberman Named Israeli Defense Minister as Party Joins Coalition
Orange County Register / Posted 16 hours ago
assailant in the head as he lay wounded on the ground. The soldier has been charged with manslaughter and is on trial in a military court. Lieberman showed up at the military court to support the soldier and called the legal proceedings a “theater... Read more
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The Forward
Rights Group Shuns Israel Military Courts as ‘Whitewash’rights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse c
Rights Group Shuns Israel Military Courts as ‘Whitewash’
The Forward / Posted yesterday
rights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse carried out by Israeli soldiers to Israeli military courts because the system was biased and set up to whitewash cases. The group, which has monitored Israel’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israeli rights group accuses military of whitewashing soldiers' abusesrights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse c
Israeli rights group accuses military of whitewashing soldiers' abuses
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
rights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse carried out by Israeli soldiers to Israeli military courts because the system was biased and set up to whitewash cases. The group, which has monitored Israel's... Read more
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The Star
Israeli rights group accuses military of whitewashing soldiers' abusesrights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse c
Israeli rights group accuses military of whitewashing soldiers' abuses
The Star / Posted yesterday
rights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse carried out by Israeli soldiers to Israeli military courts because the system was biased and set up to whitewash cases. The group, which has monitored Israel's... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Sandu welcomes ‘massive climb-down’ by SANDFUnion Buildings on August 26‚ 2009. Sandu said‚ having forfeited the three-yea
Sandu welcomes ‘massive climb-down’ by SANDF
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Union Buildings on August 26‚ 2009. Sandu said‚ having forfeited the three-year period it had to try those members in a military court‚ the SANDF decided to subject the soldiers to a disciplinary hearing similar to that in the civilian... Read more
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BBC News
New Taliban chief Mawlawi Hibatullah Akhundzadaprovince, he was put in charge of fighting crime in the area. Later, Hibatulla
New Taliban chief Mawlawi Hibatullah Akhundzada
BBC News / Posted yesterday
province, he was put in charge of fighting crime in the area. Later, Hibatullah Akhundzada was appointed to the Taliban's military court in Kandahar and then as head of its military court in eastern Nangarhar province. As the Taliban consolidated... Read more
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DW
Who is the new Taliban leader? |Mansour, who had taken charge of the Taliban after Mullah Omar's demise. "Akhu
Who is the new Taliban leader? |
DW / Posted yesterday
Mansour, who had taken charge of the Taliban after Mullah Omar's demise. "Akhundzada is a religious scholar and a military court judge for the Taliban," Rahimullah Yousafzai, a Pakistan-based expert on the Taliban, told DW. Mullah Mansour... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Sandu welcomes ‘massive climb-down’ by SANDFUnion Buildings on August 26‚ 2009. Sandu said‚ having forfeited the three-yea
Sandu welcomes ‘massive climb-down’ by SANDF
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Union Buildings on August 26‚ 2009. Sandu said‚ having forfeited the three-year period it had to try those members in a military court‚ the SANDF decided to subject the soldiers to a disciplinary hearing similar to that in the civilian... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Five death sentences given to naval officerssaid his client was preparing to file an appeal but so far had not been given d
Five death sentences given to naval officers
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
said his client was preparing to file an appeal but so far had not been given documentation relating to the case by the military court, including the charge sheet. When contacted for comment, a senior navy official did not explicitly confirm... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Army's R600 million woundchairman on the SANDF disciplinary inquiry into the Union Buildings protest - r
Army's R600 million wound
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
chairman on the SANDF disciplinary inquiry into the Union Buildings protest - ruled that the SANDF's attempts to evade the military courts were "impermissible". Ngcobo's ruling effectively blocked any military plans to discipline the soldiers in a... Read more
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The Hindu
The rise of the death penalty in India's neighbourhood Pakistan and Bangladeshand the April 2015 assassination of human rights’ activist Sabeen Mahmud in Kar
The rise of the death penalty in India's neighbourhood Pakistan and Bangladesh
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
and the April 2015 assassination of human rights’ activist Sabeen Mahmud in Karachi. Of the five convicted by a Pakistani military court, there has been considerable focus on Aziz, who has a BBA degree from the Institute of Business Administration... Read more
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The Hindu
The rise of the death penalty in India's neighbourhood Pakistan and Bangladeshand the April 2015 assassination of human rights’ activist Sabeen Mahmud in Kar
The rise of the death penalty in India's neighbourhood Pakistan and Bangladesh
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
and the April 2015 assassination of human rights’ activist Sabeen Mahmud in Karachi. Of the five convicted by a Pakistani military court, there has been considerable focus on the educated terrorist, Saad Aziz, who has a BBA degree from the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
IDF Hebron Soldier Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ to Manslaughter in Terrorist Deaththreat. Attorneys Ilan Katz, Eyal Beserglick, Binyamin Malcha and Karmit Schei
IDF Hebron Soldier Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ to Manslaughter in Terrorist Death
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
threat. Attorneys Ilan Katz, Eyal Beserglick, Binyamin Malcha and Karmit Scheiber listed a number of points in the Jaffa Military Court in their rebuttal to the indictment against their client. “The defendant acted in a fraction of a second to... Read more
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JTA
Israeli soldier who shot downed Palestinian pleads not guilty to manslaughterElior Azaria sitting in Jaffa military court, May 9, 2016. (Flash90) (JTA) — A
Israeli soldier who shot downed Palestinian pleads not guilty to manslaughter
JTA / Posted 2 days ago
Elior Azaria sitting in Jaffa military court, May 9, 2016. (Flash90) (JTA) — An Israeli soldier pleaded not guilty to manslaughter for shooting an incapacitated Palestinian attacker in the West Bank in March in a case that has roiled the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Airman going on military trial on felony murder charge) reports 28-year-old Senior Airman Charles Amos Wilson III is scheduled to go
Airman going on military trial on felony murder charge
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
) reports 28-year-old Senior Airman Charles Amos Wilson III is scheduled to go on trial Monday before a military court on felony murder, arson and other charges. Authorities say Wilson agreed to pay 27-year-old Demetrius Hardy... Read more
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The Jewish Press
1 Judge Out in Manslaughter Trial of IDF Soldierwho shot and killed an injured Arab terrorist in Hebron. Lt. Col. Yogev Yifrah
1 Judge Out in Manslaughter Trial of IDF Soldier
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
who shot and killed an injured Arab terrorist in Hebron. Lt. Col. Yogev Yifrah, one of a panel of three judges in the military court, was removed due to his prior acquaintance with a witness who is slated to testify in the case, according to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Prosecution Loses Round As Judge Recused in Trial of Soldier Who Killed Neutralized TerroristSgt. Elor Azaria in court with his father / Screenshot President of the Milita
Prosecution Loses Round As Judge Recused in Trial of Soldier Who Killed Neutralized Terrorist
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
Sgt. Elor Azaria in court with his father / Screenshot President of the Military Court, Colonel Maya Heller, on Sunday decided to approve the defense request in Sgt. Elor Azaria’s trial, and recuse one of the judges on the panel, Israeli media... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Reform or Revolutionthe police who murder unarmed people of color in the streets of American cities
Reform or Revolution
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
the police who murder unarmed people of color in the streets of American cities, were tried in a court -- in this case, a military court -- that issued tepid reprimands. The state had no intention of punishing the assassins. They had done what the... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Syrian refugee finds safe haven at CUaltercation with another pro-regime soldier after being locked out of their sta
Syrian refugee finds safe haven at CU
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 days ago
altercation with another pro-regime soldier after being locked out of their station. He was convicted of dissidence in military court and sent to jail for a week. Later that year, after being transferred to a base near Damascus, members of the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Israeli defense minister steps downand ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the sol
Israeli defense minister steps down
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
and ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the soldier now on trial for manslaughter in a military court, Yaalon has backed the army. Lieberman went to the court to show solidarity with the soldier. Tensions... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Israeli defense minister steps downand ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the sol
Israeli defense minister steps down
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
and ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the soldier now on trial for manslaughter in a military court, Yaalon has backed the army. Lieberman went to the court to show solidarity with the soldier. Tensions... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Israeli defense minister steps downand ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the sol
Israeli defense minister steps down
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
and ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the soldier now on trial for manslaughter in a military court, Yaalon has backed the army. Lieberman went to the court to show solidarity with the soldier. Tensions... Read more
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Denver Post
Syrian refugee finds safe haven at CU-Boulderaltercation with another pro-regime soldier after being locked out of their sta
Syrian refugee finds safe haven at CU-Boulder
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
altercation with another pro-regime soldier after being locked out of their station. He was convicted of dissidence in military court and sent to jail for a week. Later that year, after being transferred to a base near Damascus, members of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Israeli defence minister steps down, clearing way for hardlinerand ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the sol
Israeli defence minister steps down, clearing way for hardliner
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
and ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the soldier now on trial for manslaughter in a military court, Yaalon has backed the army. Lieberman went to the court to show solidarity with the soldier. Tensions... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Israeli defense minister steps downand ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the sol
Israeli defense minister steps down
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
and ethics, while hardliner politicians sided with the serviceman. With the soldier now on trial for manslaughter in a military court, Yaalon has backed the army. Lieberman went to the court to show solidarity with the soldier. Tensions... Read more
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Daily Mail
£400,000 for Harry flying instructor in Army bullying stormafter quitting the Army over alleged bullying. Sergeant Major Michael Booley,
£400,000 for Harry flying instructor in Army bullying storm
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
after quitting the Army over alleged bullying. Sergeant Major Michael Booley, 50, who became Harry's close friend, told a military court that top brass broke a string of promises over his career and forced him to resign. Legal papers leaked to The... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Indicted hospital worker’s web of lies included false claim of a Purple HeartAfghanistan, Allen was caught stealing vials of the pain medication Fentanyl, a
Indicted hospital worker’s web of lies included false claim of a Purple Heart
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
Afghanistan, Allen was caught stealing vials of the pain medication Fentanyl, according to records. He later told a military court martial that he “wanted to take them to use them personally and try to kind of escape being here (in)... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sarabjit was tortured because he was an Indian: Randeep Hoodaactor cited the example of Mumbai-based engineer Hamid N. Ansari, who was sente
Sarabjit was tortured because he was an Indian: Randeep Hooda
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
actor cited the example of Mumbai-based engineer Hamid N. Ansari, who was sentenced to jail for three years by a Pakistani military court for espionage after he had crossed over to Pakistan from Afghanistan in 2012 and then went missing. He was... Read more
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New Kerala
'Sarbjit' may spark protest against unfair detentions: Randeep Hooda - newkerala.com #66520actor cited the example of Mumbai-based engineer Hamid N. Ansari, who was sente
'Sarbjit' may spark protest against unfair detentions: Randeep Hooda - newkerala.com #66520
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
actor cited the example of Mumbai-based engineer Hamid N. Ansari, who was sentenced to jail for three years by a Pakistani military court for espionage after he had crossed over to Pakistan from Afghanistan in 2012 and then went missing. He was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Army wife punched zumba instructor in toilets after accusing affair with husbandtoday convicted her of one count of battery. The case mirrors a magistrates co
Army wife punched zumba instructor in toilets after accusing affair with husband
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
today convicted her of one count of battery. The case mirrors a magistrates court hearing, but was being heard at a military court in front of a judge advocate because the defendant and complainant are civilians who were abroad with the... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC rival leader Moise Katumbi charged: 'A system of individualised justice manned by Kabila' after the state appealed her acquittal.Former presidential candidate Marie-Thér
DRC rival leader Moise Katumbi charged: 'A system of individualised justice manned by Kabila'
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
after the state appealed her acquittal.Former presidential candidate Marie-Thérèse Nlandu smiles as her lawyer arrives at a military court hearing on 30 April 2007 in KinshasaLionel Healing/AFP/GettyThreat of arbitrary arrests During the night of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Voices from Thailand: Reflections on 2-year coup anniversarycamps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak aga
Voices from Thailand: Reflections on 2-year coup anniversary
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
camps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak against (government) corruption, I was put in military court, jailed and detained." "Some groups have become less vocal. Some closed down their Facebook pages after the... Read more
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Salon.com
Voices from Thailand: Reflections on 2-year coup anniversarycamps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak aga
Voices from Thailand: Reflections on 2-year coup anniversary
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
camps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak against (government) corruption, I was put in military court, jailed and detained.” “Some groups have become less vocal. Some closed down their Facebook pages after the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Voices from Thailand: Reflections on 2-year coup anniversarycamps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak aga
Voices from Thailand: Reflections on 2-year coup anniversary
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
camps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak against (government) corruption, I was put in military court, jailed and detained." "Some groups have become less vocal. Some closed down their Facebook pages after the... Read more
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ABC News
Voices From Thailand: Reflections on 2-Year Coup Anniversarycamps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak aga
Voices From Thailand: Reflections on 2-Year Coup Anniversary
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
camps. They have physically invaded human rights. After I came out to speak against (government) corruption, I was put in military court, jailed and detained." "Some groups have become less vocal. Some closed down their Facebook pages after the... Read more
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Wired News
Chelsea Manning’s Appeal Took Three Years to File. Here’s Whya former Army intelligence analyst who was known as Bradley Manning at the time
Chelsea Manning’s Appeal Took Three Years to File. Here’s Why
Wired News / Posted 6 days ago
a former Army intelligence analyst who was known as Bradley Manning at the time she was prosecuted, was sentenced in a military court in August 2013 for leaking about half a million classified documents to the secret-spilling WikiLeaks site in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Regime casts wide net to catch criticsgatherings introduced to replace martial law. The militarisation of the judici
Regime casts wide net to catch critics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
gatherings introduced to replace martial law. The militarisation of the judicial process, with civilians being tried in military court, and wide interpretation of the law, facilitates the clampdown on critics, he added. Laws are applied in ways... Read more
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Raw Story
Chelsea Manning files to have ‘grossly unfair’ Army court-martial overturnedNo whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly,” the lawy
Chelsea Manning files to have ‘grossly unfair’ Army court-martial overturned
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
No whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly,” the lawyers said in the 209-page filing. A military court convicted Manning, a former intelligence analyst in Iraq, of providing more than 700,000 documents, videos,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chelsea Manning seeks to overturn WikiLeaks court-martial convictionNo whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly," the lawy
Chelsea Manning seeks to overturn WikiLeaks court-martial conviction
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
No whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly," the lawyers said in the 209-page filing. A military court convicted Manning, a former intelligence analyst in Iraq, of providing more than 700,000 documents, videos,... Read more
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The Star
Chelsea Manning seeks to overturn WikiLeaks court-martial convictionNo whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly," the lawy
Chelsea Manning seeks to overturn WikiLeaks court-martial conviction
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
No whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly," the lawyers said in the 209-page filing. A military court convicted Manning, a former intelligence analyst in Iraq, of providing more than 700,000 documents, videos,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Chelsea Manning seeks to overturn WikiLeaks court-martial convictionNo whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly," the lawy
Chelsea Manning seeks to overturn WikiLeaks court-martial conviction
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
No whistleblower in American history has been sentenced this harshly," the lawyers said in the 209-page filing. A military court convicted Manning, a former intelligence analyst in Iraq, of providing more than 700,000 documents, videos,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Facebook 8 next report to court on July 3satirising the prime minister have been granted bail for a third 12-day period
Facebook 8 next report to court on July 3
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
satirising the prime minister have been granted bail for a third 12-day period and are required to report to the Bangkok Military Court on July 3. The eight -- Harit Mahaton, Natthika Worathaiyawich, Noppakao Kongsuwan, Worawit Saksamutnan,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prawit scoffs at suspect's assault claimcomplained to reporters on Tuesday he had been beaten. He cried out, demanding
Prawit scoffs at suspect's assault claim
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
complained to reporters on Tuesday he had been beaten. He cried out, demanding his rights, as he was being taken to a military court for a hearing to examine evidence in connection with the Aug 17 blast near the Ratchaprasong... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Harit's father seeks UN helpthe Thai government to allow the pair bail and try them in the Criminal Court.
Harit's father seeks UN help
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
the Thai government to allow the pair bail and try them in the Criminal Court. The Facebook 8 will be tried in the Bangkok Military Court because the charges involve national security. "My son has no intention to escape. Besides, all evidence... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Erawan bomb suspect 'acted to grab attention'the cell's walls several times," Mr Kobkiat said. Mr Karadag, also known as Bi
Erawan bomb suspect 'acted to grab attention'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
the cell's walls several times," Mr Kobkiat said. Mr Karadag, also known as Bilal Mohammed, appeared at the Bangkok Military Court on Tuesday alongside Yusufu Mieraili for a review of witnesses. "I'm not an animal," Mr Karadag shouted as he... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I'm not an animal’ - Karadagagainst them. “I'm not an animal,” a shaven, shackled and barefoot Karadag tol
‘I'm not an animal’ - Karadag
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
against them. “I'm not an animal,” a shaven, shackled and barefoot Karadag told reporters, as two guards led him into a military court. “I'm human, I'm human.” Inside the court, the tearful Karadag lifted his shirt, pointed to bruises and said... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bergdahl to be court-martialed under new commander-chiefPictured: Bowe Bergdahl looks a different man outside military court seven year
Bergdahl to be court-martialed under new commander-chief
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Pictured: Bowe Bergdahl looks a different man outside military court seven years after his Taliban capture as his desertion case is postponed until next year Military judge decided to delay Bergdahl's trial from August until February for resolving... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'I'm not an animal': Bankgok shrine bombing suspectagainst them. "I'm not an animal," a shaven, shackled and barefoot Karadag tol
'I'm not an animal': Bankgok shrine bombing suspect
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
against them. "I'm not an animal," a shaven, shackled and barefoot Karadag told reporters, as two guards led him into a military court. "I'm human, I'm human." Inside the court, the tearful Karadag lifted his shirt, pointed to bruises and said... Read more
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