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Ramallah :: Palestine | updated 2012-04-10 13:59:12 -0700 | humanitarian-news

JAKARTA - Thousands of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails on Wednesday, launched a hunger strike, said the Palestinian minister for prisoners."I can assure that all prisoners in Israeli jails have begun a hunger strike three days, which can be increased,...
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Breaking News: Saudi Woman Driver's 'Lashing' Overturned by King
Posted by: Mohammad Shabbir Murtaza

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-04-13 15:03:39 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Truth and sanity finally prevailed, when the Saudi King overturned the ruling by court to lash a women for defying the ban on driving. The Saudi woman known only as "Shema" was awarded 10 lashes as punishment for openly defying...
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Breaking News: King Abdullah Revoked the Lashes Penalty to Woman for Driving Car in Kingdom
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Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-07-27 06:12:44 -0700 | humanitarian-news

RIYADH - Saudi Arabia’s ruler King Abdullah has reportedly retracted a sentence of 10 lashes given to a Saudi woman for driving her car. Although no such official statement was issued from the government or royal court; but Al Arabiya...
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Dubai :: United Arab Emirates | updated 2012-04-10 13:59:44 -0700 | humanitarian-news

DUBAI - Women in Saudi Arabia in action. They refused to ban women to drive his own car. They called on Saudi women to get down, down into the street by driving their car on 17 June.This is a protest...
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Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-04-10 13:59:44 -0700 | humanitarian-news

JEDDAH - Just because driving, Samar Badawi, a woman from Saudi Arabia is now threatened due to bruising body contact with the whip. Courts in Saudi Arabia sentenced a whip 10 times against Samar because he was proven to drive...
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Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-07-26 02:29:44 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Saudi women will have the right to join the advisory Shura Council as full members and participate in future municipal elections, King Abdullah has said on Sunday, but is it too soon to celebrate? The municipal councils have very little...
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Damascus :: Syria | updated 2012-07-28 03:55:01 -0700 | humanitarian-news

The only crime of 18-year old Zainab al-Hosni of Homs was being a sister to an activist who had spoke against President Bashar Assad. She had been arrested by the security forces on 27th of July 2011. Her mother fund...
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Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2012-04-14 13:42:13 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Iran Red Crescent Society has dispatched its first consignment of relief supplies to flood affectees in Pakistan. According to official report, the Iranian consignment includes forty seven tons of medical equipment, tents, blankets and foodstuff and will be handed over...
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Damman :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-04-10 15:07:09 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Damam - Restaurants in the eastern province of Damam, Saudi Arabia gave a penalty to its customers who do not spend all the food on their plates. This is done as a form of solidarity with the poor of the...
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Breaking News: The secret driving force for suicide bombers
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Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-07-28 03:57:13 -0700 | humanitarian-news

The general perception is that suicide bombers are driven by ideology – those who recruit them drill it into their heads that their ideology is superior and that those who do not believe in that ideology should be exterminated like...
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Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2012-04-07 11:34:16 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Tehran:Iran on Wednesday released two American Nationals arrested on the charge of espionage two years ago. Reports from Tehran said that both the American nationals have been released on bail and they are now heading for their country. The announcement...
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Muscat :: Oman | updated 2012-07-27 06:18:38 -0700 | humanitarian-news

At last a long awaiting moment had arrived.Finally freed from two years of ordeal.When Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer, both 29, arrived at Muscat's Royal airport in an aircraft from Oman's Royal Air Force Wearing their light-coloured shirts and dark...
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Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2012-03-19 15:15:44 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Iran on Wednesday freed two Americans who were imprisoned for more than two years on spying charges. Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were arrested on July 31, 2009 with his partner Sarah Shourd when doing hiking in a border area...
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Breaking News: Iran Hangs 22 People for Drug Trafficking
Posted by: Mohammad Shabbir Murtaza

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2012-04-13 13:56:34 -0700 | humanitarian-news

In a mass state executions Iran has announced hanging 22 people for drug trafficking. The hangings took place in two different jails in Tehran and Rajai Shahr. This was announced by the state owned newspaper which said "Subsequent to the...
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