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The Mercury News
Sierra LaMar judge: ‘I am not biased’against or in favor of the defendant in this action.” A judge from outside San
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
against or in favor of the defendant in this action.” A judge from outside Santa Clara County appointed by the state Judicial Council will decide the matter, possibly by the end of the next week or in early October. Defense attorneys Al... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The One Nation councillor with links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The One Nation councillor with links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The One Nation councillor with links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 19 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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The Young Witness
The One Nation councillor with links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
The Young Witness / Posted 19 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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Western Advocate
The One Nation councillor with links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
Western Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
One Nation councillor Peter Kelly has links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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The Age
One Nation councillor Peter Kelly has links to a Muslim sultan and a questionable PhDrecognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said h
The Age / Posted 19 hours ago
recognised by the Philippines government since the late 1980s. Cr Kelly said he was invited by the Sultan to serve on his judicial council and "was involved in the implementation of sharia law in east Malaysia". It is a surprising resume line for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Clearly, a drunk can consent' judge acquits another cabbie of sex assaultchoice of words in the Al-Rawi case set off a storm of social media criticism,
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
choice of words in the Al-Rawi case set off a storm of social media criticism, a letter-writing campaign calling for a judicial council investigation, and two public protests. Lenehan said the Crown in the Al-Rawi case had failed to prove... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFCC Hails Move to Prioritise Corruption Cases in Nigerian Courtsof courts to compile and forward comprehensive lists of corruption and financia
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of courts to compile and forward comprehensive lists of corruption and financial crime cases before them to the National Judicial Council, NJC. He said where such cases came on appeal to the Court of Appeal or the Supreme Court, special dates... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Justice Ademola Prepares for Retirementthere was no basis to call on the defendants to open defence in the matter. Af
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
there was no basis to call on the defendants to open defence in the matter. After the dismissal of the case, the National Judicial Council (NJC) recalled him from the suspension it earlier handed over to him when the trial started. The NJC took... Read more
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New Kerala
Government of Canada announces judicial appointment in the province of British Columbia - newkerala news #273506ensure a judiciary that is responsive, ethical and sensitive to the evolving ne
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
ensure a judiciary that is responsive, ethical and sensitive to the evolving needs of Canadian society, the Canadian Judicial Council will receive $2.7 million over five years and $0.5 million ongoing thereafter. This will support programming... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Good Relations Upset Between Jewish and Bo-Kaap Schoolsa letter to the principal of Vista High condemning the "harsh actions" towards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a letter to the principal of Vista High condemning the "harsh actions" towards Esau. Terblanche is a member of the Muslim Judicial Council South Africa but spoke in his capacity as a Bo-Kaap community member. He said Bo-Kaap is a proud... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
West Slope courthouse clears litigation hurdleunder the jurisdiction of the counties until 2002, when the state of California
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
under the jurisdiction of the counties until 2002, when the state of California took them over under the oversight of the Judicial Council. The land on which the new courthouse would be built will eventually be given by the county to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CJN Warns Against Corruption in Judiciarytactics to stall criminal trials. "Heads of Courts are to henceforth report ca
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
tactics to stall criminal trials. "Heads of Courts are to henceforth report cases of unnecessary delays to the National Judicial Council which in turn, would transmit them to the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (LPPC), in the case of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CJN Sets Up Special Courts for Corruption Casesthe new policy, an Anti-Corruption Cases Trial Monitoring Committee will be set
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the new policy, an Anti-Corruption Cases Trial Monitoring Committee will be set up at the next meeting of the National Judicial Council (NJC). He said the committee would, among other responsibilities, ensure that "both Trial and Appellate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CJN Okays Special Courts, Judges to Try Alleged LootersCJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, directed all heads of courts in the co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, directed all heads of courts in the country to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council, NJC, comprehensive lists of all corruption and financial crime cases being handled by their various... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria's Chief Justice Outlines Radical Reforms in Judiciarypractice of deploying delay tactics to stall criminal trials. Heads of Courts a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
practice of deploying delay tactics to stall criminal trials. Heads of Courts are now to report such cases to the National Judicial Council, NJC which in turn, would transmit them to the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee, in the case of... Read more
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The Mercury News
California taxpayer cost for mass murderer Scott Dekraai’s case tops $2.5 millionLisa Kopelman, Seth Bank and Sara Ross Court full days – $672,960 96 full day
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Lisa Kopelman, Seth Bank and Sara Ross Court full days – $672,960 96 full days at $7,010, an average cost provided by the Judicial Council of California Court half days – $70,100 20 half days at an average of $3,505 Grand Jury –... Read more
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The Hindu
Confrontational path — on Bangladesh’s Parliament-Judiciary standoffscrapped the amendment, suggesting that it was antithetical to the independence
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
scrapped the amendment, suggesting that it was antithetical to the independence of the judiciary and restored the Supreme Judicial Council, headed by the Chief Justice, with powers to remove errant judges. The Parliament, dominated by the Awami... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Taxpayer cost for mass murderer Scott Dekraai’s case tops $2.5 millioncase was daily court costs, estimated at $743,060. That figure was based on an
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
case was daily court costs, estimated at $743,060. That figure was based on an average of $7,010 a day provided by the Judicial Council of California multiplied by 96 full days. Half days amounted to an estimated 20 at $3,505 each. Collins... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Govt still studying 16th amendment verdict: Law ministerverdict that annulled the amendment for contradicting the constitution and set
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
verdict that annulled the amendment for contradicting the constitution and set the foundation for a return of the Supreme Judicial Council, a system introduced during a past military rule. The verdict, ever since its full copy was published on... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
The Times and Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Iraq PM: half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Iraq PM: Half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Iraq PM: half of IS families detained near Mosul are Turkish"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Iraqi has repeatedly faced criticism for its use of the death penalty. Iraq consistently ranks among the... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Bloom explains Martinson decisionthat took effect on January 1, 1989. Those revisions resulted from work done by
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
that took effect on January 1, 1989. Those revisions resulted from work done by a special committee formed by the Wisconsin Judicial Council in 1982. The revisions were completed in the fall of 1983 and was first introduced in the state senate in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Attorneys seek new trial for man convicted in Sierra LaMar killingLucas, the presiding Santa Clara County Superior Court judge, is expected to se
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Lucas, the presiding Santa Clara County Superior Court judge, is expected to send the disqualification motion to the Judicial Council of California. The organization will likely assign a retired judge to hear arguments to reach a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Attorneys seek new trial for man convicted in Sierra LaMar killingLucas, the presiding Santa Clara County Superior Court judge, is expected to se
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Lucas, the presiding Santa Clara County Superior Court judge, is expected to send the disqualification motion to the Judicial Council of California. The organization will likely assign a retired judge to hear arguments to reach a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CJN - Judiciary Remains Committed to Fighting Corruptionjoy that the CJN has not hidden his love for the Federal High Court since he as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
joy that the CJN has not hidden his love for the Federal High Court since he assumed office as CJN and Chairman National Judicial Council (NJC). Justice Auta appealed to judicial officers in the country and stakeholders in the judiciary sector... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thousands March to Parliament Over Rohingya Killingsto Parliament to protest against the killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar on
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to Parliament to protest against the killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar on Wednesday morning. Led by the Muslim Judicial Council along with other faith-based organisations, the protesters demanded that the Myanmar ambassador be summoned... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Canadian judge who wore 'Make America Great Again' hat to court is suspended without paysuspension after a firestorm of protest, particularly from immigrant-rights gro
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
suspension after a firestorm of protest, particularly from immigrant-rights groups. According to the paper, the Ontario Judicial Council said they saw a “stark contrast” between the perception of Zabel caused by his wearing of the hat, and the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Canadian judge who wore 'Make America Great Again' hat to court is suspended without paysuspension after a firestorm of protest, particularly from immigrant-rights gro
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
suspension after a firestorm of protest, particularly from immigrant-rights groups. According to the paper, the Ontario Judicial Council said they saw a “stark contrast” between the perception of Zabel caused by his wearing of the hat, and the... Read more
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EuroNews
Tunisia parliament approves controversial amnesty for Ben Ali-era corruptionAt Wednesday’s session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the op
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
At Wednesday’s session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the opposition lawmakers, who said the Supreme Judicial Council had not yet given its answer after being consulted by the parliament on the legality of the bill. Despite... Read more
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Reuters
Tunisia parliament approves controversial amnesty for Ben Ali-era corruptionWednesday’s session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the oppos
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday’s session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the opposition lawmakers, who said the Supreme Judicial Council had not yet given its answer after being consulted by the parliament on the legality of the bill. Despite... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tunisia parliament approves controversial amnesty for Ben Ali-era corruptionWednesday's session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the oppos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday's session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the opposition lawmakers, who said the Supreme Judicial Council had not yet given its answer after being consulted by the parliament on the legality of the bill. Despite... Read more
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Newsmax
'Make America Great Again' Hat Gets Canadian Judge SuspendedThe Washington Post reported, but some took offense to his actions and 81 peopl
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
The Washington Post reported, but some took offense to his actions and 81 people complained about him to the Ontario Judicial Council, which heard the case against him last month. Zabel was suspended without pay for 30 days and formally... Read more
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express
ISIS jihadi sentenced to DEATH in Iraq after being arrested when he ran out of ammunition28-year-old Russian man was captured after running out of ammunition in western
express / Posted 9 days ago
28-year-old Russian man was captured after running out of ammunition in western Mosul, a spokesman for Iraq’s Supreme Judicial Council said in a statement. He added: “The Russian was a member of Daesh operating in Mosul since... Read more
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Reuters
Tunisian activists protest as parliament debates corruption amnestyWednesday’s session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the oppos
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday’s session, tensions flared between the ruling coalition and the opposition lawmakers, who said the Supreme Judicial Council had not yet given its answer after being consulted by the parliament on the legality of the bill. Despite... Read more
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TribLIVE
Canada judge who wore Trump hat suspended without paya hat in court with Donald Trump's campaign slogan “Make America Great Again” h
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
a hat in court with Donald Trump's campaign slogan “Make America Great Again” has been suspended without pay. The Ontario Judicial Council said Tuesday that the conduct of Justice Bernd Zabel warrants the most serious reprimand possible short of... Read more
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ABC News
Iraq sentences Russian national to death for IS links"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Earlier this week, Iraqi forces announced they were holding more than 1,300 foreign women and children... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Iraq sentences Russian national to death for IS links"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Earlier this week, Iraqi forces announced they were holding more than 1,300 foreign women and children... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Iraq sentences Russian national to death for IS links"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sat
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
"terrorist operations" against Iraqi security forces since 2015, said Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, spokesman for Iraq's supreme judicial council. Earlier this week, Iraqi forces announced they were holding more than 1,300 foreign women and children... Read more
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Eye Witness News
MJC to lead march in protest against Myanmar violenceRohingya women and children on 31 August 2017 who drowned after their boat caps
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
Rohingya women and children on 31 August 2017 who drowned after their boat capsized. Picture: AFP CAPE TOWN - The Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) will lead a march in Cape Town on Wednesday, opposing the violence against the Rohingya people in... Read more
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